The National Dairy Shrine banquet will be held on Thursday, October 1, during World Dairy Expo. The organization will honor its pioneers, a distinguished dairy cattle breeder, and guest of honor. Many students will also be in attendance as over $60,000 in scholarships will be presented at the banquet, making National Dairy Shrine the leading scholarship provider in the dairy industry.
Here are the honorees for 2015:

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