News Release

Saturday, October 8, 2016

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Arrow Shoots Straight to the Grand Champion

MADISON, WIS. – The final day of World Dairy Expo® went out with a bang as Sheeknoll Durham Arrow, exhibited by Sheeknoll Farms of Rochester, Minn., earned the banners for Senior and Grand Champion Female in the International Holstein Show. Arrow led the way in the Six-Year-Old & Older cow class and took home Champion Bred & Owned, Best Udder and Production class awards. She also received the Udder Comfort $1,000 Grand Champion Cash Award.

Reserve Senior and Reserve Grand Champion honors were awarded to Wendon Dempsey Prude, the first place Four-Year-Old, owned by Westcoast Holsteins of Chilliwack, B.C.

Official judge Pat Conroy of Angola, Ind. and associate judge Yan Jacobs of Cap-Santé, Q.C., Canada placed 435 animals in the International Holstein Show at World Dairy Expo on October 8.

The top placings are as follows:

Spring Heifer Calf:

1.       Garay Awesome Beauty, Alana McKinven, Canton De Hatley, Qué

2.       Heart&Soul JK Dempsey Glitz, Douglas R. Boop, Millmont, Pa.

Winter Heifer Calf:

1.       Cobequid Windbrook Pirouette, Westcoast Holsteins, Chilliwack, B.C.

2.       All-Glo Gold C Kappucino-ET, Justin & Ashley Kaufman, Berlin, Pa.

Fall Heifer Calf:

1.       Frohland Galaxy Contrast, Doeberiener, Bowen and Schilling, West Salem, Ohio

2.       Sicy Doorman Briem, Weeksdale, Lookout, Hi-Calibre, Frank & Diane Borba, Purple Fever, Pleasant Valley, P.E.I.

Summer Yearling Heifer:

1.       Comestar Holiday Goldwyn, Majestic View Genetics, R Hetts, R Shore, R Connery, Sun Prairie, Wis.

2.       Barrvalley Doorman Liz, Vogue Cattle Co. & Silvercap Brighton, Ont.

Spring Yearling Heifer:

1.       Damibel Airlift Marisa, Glamourview-Iager & Walton, Walkersville, Md.

2.       Stranshome Attic Kissabl-ET, AJL Genetics, Eaton, Col.

Winter Yearling Heifer (not in milk):

1.       Duhibou Fever Piranha-ET, Alyson & Kenlee Philips, Lingleville, Tex.

2.       Smithden Hilton Izzy, Eaton Holsteins, Clarkvalley, Leachfeild, Marietta, N.Y.

Fall Yearling Heifer (not in milk):

1.       Greenlark Lucille Atwood, Westcoast Holsteins, Chilliwack, B.C.

2.       Sco-Lo-Coons Sid Aria-ET, Doeberiener, Bowen, Glamourview, West Salem, Ohio

Junior Champion Female:

Duhibou Fever Piranha-ET, Alyson & Kenlee Philips, Lingleville, Tex.

Reserve Junior Champion Female:

Cobequid Windbrook Pirouette, Westcoast Holsteins, Chilliwack, B.C.

Junior Best Three Females:

Ferme Duhibou , St-Lambert-De-Lauzon, Qué.

Kingsway, Hastings, Ont.

Premier Breeder of Heifer Show:

Kingsway Farm, Hastings, Ont.

Premier Exhibitor of Heifer Show:

Ferme Petitclerc Et Fils, St-Basile, Qué

Yearling Heifer in Milk (must have freshened):

1.       High Point Gray Ivory, Yvon Sicard and Pierre Boulet, St-Justin, Qué

2.       Arethusa Daryl Sienna, Milk Source, LLC, Kaukauna, Wis.

Junior Two-Year-Old Cow (must have freshened):

1.    Trefle Chassep Doorman-ET, Milk Source, LLC, Kaukauna, Wis.

2.    Idee Windbrook Lynzi, JM Valley, Allyndale, Jendro, MB-Lucky Lady, Amqui, Qué

Senior Two-Year-Old Cow (must have freshened):

1.       Lingle Gold Freaky Girl-ET, Budjon Farms and Peter & Lyn Vail, Lomira, Wis.

2.       Lindenright Gold Anebel, Hodglynn and Crackholm, Kincardine, Ont.

Holstein 2016 World Dairy Expo International Futurity:

1.    RJR Sid 3273-ET, Connor K Erbsen, Lanark, Ill.

2.    Hillpine Stone Fever, Lintvedt, Soules, Davis, Sun Prairie, Wis.

Junior Three-Year-Old Cow:                  

1.    Comestar Lamadona Doorman, Comestar Holstein, Victoriaville, Qué.

2.    Craigcrest Rubies Rachelle-ET, Jonathan & Alicia Lamb, Oakfield, N.Y.

Senior Three-Year-Old Cow:

1.   Winterbay Dude Guinness, Eaton Holsteins and David Crack Jr, Marietta, N.Y.

2.   Jacobs Jordan Carmel, Ferme Blondin, Saint-Justin, Qué

Intermediate Champion Female:

Lingle Gold Freaky Girl-ET, Budjon Farms and Peter & Lyn Vail, Lomira, Wis.

Reserve Intermediate Champion Female:

Winterbay Dude Guinness, Eaton Holsteins and David Crack Jr., Marietta, N.Y.

Four-Year-Old Cow:

1.    Wendon Dempsey Prude, Westcoast Holsteins, Chilliwack, B.C.

2.    TK-Plain View Ripley, Milk Source, LLC, Kaukauna, Wis.

Five-Year-Old Cow:

1.    Weeksdale Judges Harmony, Glamourview, F & D Borba and Weeks, Walkersville, Md.

2.    Weeks Dundee Anika, Milk Source, LLC, Wis.

Six-Year-Old & Older Cow:

1.    Sheeknoll Durham Arrow, Sheeknoll Farms, Rochester, Minn.

2.    TC Sanchez Kristina, Eaton Holsteins, Cooper Galton, Marietta, N.Y.

150,000 Lb. Production Cow:

1.    Duckett Ross Pamela, Mike & Julie Duckett, Rudolph, Wis.

2.    J&K-Vue Goldwyn Glamour-ET, Douglas R. Boop, Millmont, Pa.

Produce of Dam:

1.       Triple-T Holsteins, North Lewisburg, Ohio

2.       Ludwig Farms, Fithian, Ill.

Champion Bred & Owned:

Sheeknoll Durham Arrow, Sheeknoll Farms, Rochester, Minn.

Nasco International Type & Production Award:

Huntsdale Shottle Crusade, Benbie Holsteins, Caron, Sask.

Senior & Grand Champion Female:

Sheeknoll Durham Arrow, Sheeknoll Farms, Rochester, Minn.

Reserve Senior & Reserve Grand Champion Female:

Wendon Dempsey Prude, Westcoast Holsteins, Chilliwack, B.C.

State Herd:

1.       Wisconsin Holstein Breeders

2.       Quebec Holstein Breeders

Premier Breeder:

Duckett Holsteins, Rudolph, Wis.           

Premier Exhibitor:

Milk Source LLC, Kaukauna, WI

Premier Sire:

Braedale Goldwyn

Recognized as the meeting place for the global dairy industry, World Dairy Expo attracts more than 70,000 attendees from over 90 countries to Madison, Wis. each year. The annual event will take place October 4–8, 2016, with the theme of “Celebrate 50!” to commemorate its golden anniversary. Visit worlddairyexpo.com or follow us on Facebook and Twitter (@WDExpo or #Celebrate50) for more information. 

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