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World Dairy Expo to host eight international dairy shows

Published on 11 September 2015

world dairy expo bannerMore than 2,500 dairy cattle representing eight breeds will make their way across the colored shavings to compete in international shows at World Dairy Expo.

Below is the schedule of shows and their respective judges. All competitions will take place in the Coliseum at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, Wisconsin. The Parade of Champions and the selection of the 2015 Supreme Champions of World Dairy Expo will take place on Oct. 3 at 5 p.m.



International Ayrshire Show
Tuesday, Sept. 29, 7:30 a.m.

mary creek


Lead Judge: Mary Creek, Hagerstown, Maryland



donald selwyn


Selwyn Donald, Featherston, New Zealand 


International Brown Swiss Show
Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2 p.m. (heifers)
Thursday, Oct. 1, 7:30 a.m. (cows and groups)

paul trapp



Lead Judge: Paul Trapp, Taylor, Wisconsin


tom foss


Associate: Tom Foss, Cambridge, Minnesota


International Guernsey Show
Thursday, Oct.1, 1:30 p.m. (heifers)
Friday, Oct. 2, 7:30 a.m. (cows and groups)

lynn harbaugh


Lead Judge: Lynn Harbaugh, Marion, Wisconsin


kevin jorgensen


Associate: Kevin Jorgensen, Waupun, Wisconsin


International Holstein Show
Friday, Oct. 2, 12 p.m. (heifers)
Saturday, Oct. 3, 8 a.m. (cows and groups)

nathan thomas


Lead Judge: Nathan Thomas, Cable, Ohio


eddie bue


Associate: Eddie Bue, Fithian, Illinois


International Junior Holstein Show
Tuesday, Sept. 29, 7:30 a.m.

chad ryan


Lead Judge: Chad Ryan, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin



jamie black


Associate: Jamie Black, Constable, New York


International Jersey Show
Tuesday, Sept. 29, 3 p.m. (heifers)
Wednesday, Sept. 30, 7:30 a.m. (cows and groups)

michael heath


Lead Judge: Michael Heath, Westminster, Maryland


wayne stiles


Associate: Wayne Stiles, Westminster, Maryland


International Milking Shorthorn Show
Tuesday, Sept. 29, 3 p.m. (heifers)
Wednesday, Sept. 30, 12:30 p.m. (cows and groups)

allyn paulson


Lead Judge: Allyn Paulson, Arlington, Wisconsin


mike halpin


Associate: Mike Halpin, Kempton, Illinois


International Red & White Show
Thursday, Oct. 1, 1:30 p.m. (heifers)
Friday, Oct. 2, 7:30 a.m. (cows & groups)

pat conroy


Lead Judge: Pat Conroy, Angola, Indiana


joel lepage


Associate: Joël Lepage, Amqui, Quebec, Canada  PD