The information below has been supplied by dairy marketers and other industry organizations. It has not been edited, verified or endorsed by Hoard’s Dairyman.World Dairy Expo is pleased to announce the eight official judges selected to evaluate North America’s finest dairy cattle on the colored shavings during World Dairy Expo 2023. These individuals were nominated and voted on by 2022 Dairy Cattle Show Exhibitors and include both first-time and long-time WDE judges.
The group of official judges for the 56th World Dairy Expo is as follows:
International Ayrshire Show
Official: Kurt Wolf, Guttenberg, Iowa
International Brown Swiss Show
Official: Chris Lahmers, Marysville, Ohio
International Guernsey Show
Official: Kevin Hartmann, Mulberry Grove, Ill.
International Holstein Show
Official: Lynn Harbaugh, Marion, Wis.
International Junior Holstein Show
Official: Callum McKinven, Canton de Hatley, Quebec, Canada
International Jersey Show
Official: Mike Duckett, Rudolph, Wis.
International Milking Shorthorn Show
Official: Brandon Ferry, Hilbert, Wis.
International Red & White Show
Official: Phillip Topp, Botkins, Ohio