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The Minnesota Milk Producers Association is announcing the 2020 recipients of its annual scholarship awards. Ten outstanding individuals from seven schools are this year’s awardees.
The 2020 scholarship recipients are:
· Kelsey Erf, of Oakdale, attending South Dakota State University, studying dairy science with a minor in communications, daughter of Dave and Kathy Erf.
· Bethany Groos, of Howard Lake, attending Iowa State University, studying biological systems, daughter of Sean and Linda Groos.
· Ashley Gruenes, of Richmond, attending Ridgewater College, studying dairy management, daughter of Arnie and Kris Gruenes.
· Amy Kyllo, of Byron, attending Rochester Community and Technical College, studying mass communications transfer pathway, daughter of Paul and Susan Kyllo.
· Katherine Maus, of Freeport, attending Minnesota State University - Moorhead, studying business administration, daughter of Darrel and Lisa Maus.
· Grady Moorse, of Minneota, attending Lake Area Technical Institute, studying dairy operations, son of Greg and Becky Moorse.
· Isaac Nelson, of Sleepy Eye, attending University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, studying animal science and food science, son of Brian and Jill Nelson.
· Corey Roberts, of Menahga, attending Ridgewater College, studying farm operations and management with a dairy emphasis, son of Tim and Sheila Roberts.
· Catherine Thompson, of Plainview, attending University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, studying agricultural communications and marketing, daughter of Donny and Holly Thompson.
· Jacob Twohey, of Stewartville, attending University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, studying animal science, son of Edward and Sherri Twohey.
Minnesota Milk has awarded more than $105,000 in scholarships since 2006. Every year, money is raised during an auction in conjunction with the Minnesota Milk Dairy Conference and Expo. Scholarship applications are due each June.