Oct. 3 2015 04:51 PM

Minnesota and Illinois dairy exhibitors top youth shows again.

Supreme Champion of Junior Show

For the second year in a row, the Holstein, followed by the Jersey were named Supreme Champion of the junior shows at World Dairy Expo. And, it was also a repeat for their owners, Trevor Tuman and Chandler Bening of Minnesota with their Holstein and Ben Sauder with his Jersey. Blondin Goldwyn Subliminal-ETS is the Holstein and Willdina Jade Bee is the Jersey.

Others in contention were the Grand Champion Ayrshire, Cedarcut Burdette Clove Colata owned by Erin Curtis-Szalach, N.Y.; Grand Champion Brown Swiss Cutting Edge T Delilah, owned by Kyle Barton, N.Y.; Grand Champion Guernsey Knapps Regis Tambourine-ET, owned by Austin and Landen Knapp, Iowa; Grand Champion Milking Shorthorn Innisfail RO Lady 906-EXP, owned by Lindsey Clark, N.H.; Red & White Grand Champion Cleland Absolute Coleen-Red exhibited by the four Stransky brothers, Joseph, Zach, Jerome and Darien, of Owatanna, Minn.

Patti Hurtgen

The author is the online media manager and is responsible for the website, webinars and social media. A graduate of Modesto Junior College and Fresno State, she was raised on a California dairy and frequently blogs on youth programs and consumer issues.