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World Dairy Expo 2018 dairy cattle show schedule

Published on 11 September 2018

Over five days, 16 judges will place more than 2,300 head of cattle during World Dairy Expo’s 52nd show. Take a moment to watch cows and heifers of your favorite breeds battle it out on the colored shavings. All shows will take place in the Coliseum.

The complete 2018 World Dairy Expo show schedule is as follows:



Tuesday, Oct. 2

7:15 a.m. International Junior Holstein Show

7:30 a.m. International Ayrshire Show

3 p.m. International Jersey Show – heifers

3 p.m. International Milking Shorthorn Show – heifers


Wednesday, Oct. 3

7:30 a.m. International Jersey Show – cows and groups

12:30 p.m. International Milking Shorthorn Show – cows and groups

2 p.m. International Brown Swiss Show – heifers

Thursday, Oct. 4

7:30 a.m. International Brown Swiss Show – cows and groups


1:30 p.m. International Guernsey Show – heifers

1:30 p.m. International Red & White Show – heifers

6 p.m. Youth Showmanship

Friday, Oct. 5

7:30 a.m. International Guernsey Show – cows and groups

7:30 a.m. International Red & White Show – cows and groups

Noon International Holstein Show – heifers

Saturday, Oct. 6

8 a.m. International Holstein Show – cows and groups

5 p.m. Parade of Champions and selection of Supreme Champions

2018 World Dairy Expo official judges

Callum McKinven


Ayrshire Show
Callum McKinven, Canton de Hatley, Quebec
Associate: Dean Malcolm, Victoria, Australia



Steve Wagner


Brown Swiss Show
Steve Wagner, Quarryville, Pennsylvania
Associate: Christopher “Chip” Savage, Union Bridge, Maryland



Brian Schnebly



Guernsey Show
Brian Schnebly, Hagerstown, Maryland
Associate: Mike Hickman, Shelbyville, Tennessee

Carl Phoenix


Holstein Show
Carl Phoenix, Sunderland, Ontario
Associate: Joel Phoenix, Cannington, Ontario



Chris Hill


Junior Holstein Show
Chris Hill, Thurmont, Maryland
Associate: Robert Teixeira, Keyes, California



Pat Conroy


Jersey Show
Pat Conroy, Angola, Indiana
Associate: Justin Burdette, Mercersburg, Pennsylvania


Brian Behnke


Milking Shorthorn Show
Brian Behnke, Albany, Wisconsin
Associate: Carla Stetzer, Alma Center, Wisconsin


Blair Weeks


Red & White Show
Blair Weeks, Pleasant Valley, Prince Edward Island
Associate: Tom DeGroot, Rosedale, British Columbia  end mark