News Release

Friday, October 12, 2018

CONTACT: Katie Schmitt, Media Relations Specialist, kschmitt@wdexpo.com
PHONE:      608-224-6455

Connecticut Herd Wins Overall WDE Herdsmanship Honor 

MADISON, WIS. – Each year, World Dairy Expo recognizes Dairy Cattle Exhibitors who display dedication to presenting their showstring with Herdsmanship Awards, sponsored by Select Sires, Inc. Herdsmanship Awards are given to individuals or dairy farms demonstrating exemplary exhibit organization, cleanliness and cooperation with fellow exhibitors and show management. This year, Allyndale of Canaan, Conn. took home top honors as the Overall Herdsmanship Winner.

Receiving zone and daily awards are as follows:

Zone Winners:
Pavilion 1 – Zone 1: Allyndale, Canaan, Conn.
Pavilion 1 – Zone 2: Show-N-Style Cattle Co., Orangeville, Ill.
Pavilion 2 – Zone 1: River Valley Farm, Tremont, Ill.
Pavilion 2 – Zone 2: MD-Hillbrook, Thurmont, Md.
Pavilion 2 – Zone 3: Woodmohr Jerseys, Bloomer, Wis.                    
Pavilion 2 – Zone 4: Lazy M Farm LLC, Stitzer, Wis.            
Pavilion 2 – Zone 5: Fudge Dairy, Gamaliel, Ky., and Brandenburg Dairy Farm, Fort Atkinson, Wis.
Pavilion 2 – Zone 6: Mapleton Valley Farm, Oconomowoc, Wis., and Horseshoe Hill Farm, Watertown, WI
Tent: Rosedale Genetics, Oxford, Wis. 

Daily Winners:
Tuesday: Reyncrest Farm, Corfu, N.Y.
Wednesday: Red Brae Swiss and Armbruster Bros., Muscoda, Wis.
Thursday: Bell Valley Farm, Utica, Pa.
Friday: Warwick Manor, East Earl, Pa.
Saturday: Jonathon Beiler, True-View, Fredricksburg, Pa.

Serving as the meeting place of the global dairy industry, World Dairy Expo brings together the latest in dairy innovation and the best cattle in North America. Crowds of nearly 70,000 people, from 100 countries, returned to Madison, Wisconsin for the 52nd annual event, October 2-6, 2018, when the world’s largest dairy-focused trade show, dairy and forage seminars, a world-class dairy cattle show and more were on display. Visit worlddairyexpo.com or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, or YouTube for more information. 

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