Cream of the Crop Dairy Challenge

Posted in Activities on September 3rd, 2014 by beth.heinze – Comments Off

The Cream of the Crop 4-H Club in Jefferson County is again hosting their Dairy Challenge Contest.  This year’s event will be held on Saturday, September 13 at the Jefferson High School with registration starting at  9:30am for the 10:00am contest.  Participants will be tested on their knowledge of dairy cows and dairy farming as well their dairy judging skills.  Entries are due by September 5th!  Click on the following link for your entry form!

Dairy Challenge Entry Form

Crowley Leadership Award Top 15 and Scholarship Award Winners Selected

Posted in Awards, James Crowley Award on July 31st, 2014 by beth.heinze – Comments Off

Twenty youth from across Wisconsin interviewed on Wednesday, July 30th for the James W Crowley 4-H Dairy Leadership Award.  Fifteen award winners were selected and are listed as follows in alphabetical order:

Taylor Behnke
Bieke de Bruijn
Adam Field
Andrew Greenfield
Sara Griswold
Laura Jensen
Kati Kindschuh
Wanda Kunde
Jade Pinter
Megan Rolowski
Elizabeth Sarbacker
Jordan Siemers
Alex Sievert
Logan Voigts
Nicole Wright

2014 James Crowley Leadership Award Winners

2014 James Crowley Leadership Award Winners

Three of these 15 individuals were selected to each win a $500 scholarship provided by the James W. Crowley Management and Extension Fund.  These individuals are Taylor Behnke, Andrew Greenfield and Kati Kindschuh.

2014 James Crowley Leadership Award Scholarship Recipients

2014 James Crowley Leadership Award Scholarship Recipients

All 20 interviewees, the Top 15 and the three scholarship award winners were recognized at the Junior Dairyland Youth Celebration on Sunday August 3rd at the Wisconsin State Fair.  Congratulations to all of these hard working individuals!

State Dairy Judging Results

Posted in Activities, Dairy Judging on July 23rd, 2014 by beth.heinze – Comments Off

Here are the Wisconsin 4-H Dairy Judging results!

14 State Junior State Dairy Team

2014 State Senior Dairy Team Rank

14 State Junior Dairy Individual Results

2014 State Senior Dairy Individual Rank

State Dairy Judging Contest Qualifiers

Posted in Activities, Dairy Judging on July 4th, 2014 by beth.heinze – Comments Off

Here are the State Dairy Judging Contest qualifiers!

2014 State Dairy Judging Qualifiers

Apply to Attend the National 4-H Dairy Conference

Posted in Activities on June 2nd, 2014 by beth.heinze – Comments Off


Applications are now available for the National 4-H Dairy Conference!  Wisconsin 4-H members who are in grades 10-12 as of January 1 2014 are eligible to apply for a chance to represent WI as a delegate at the conference.  The 2014 National 4-H Dairy Conference will take place on September 28 through October 1 in Madison, WI.  For more information and to fill out your application click here.

State 4-H Dairy Judging Contest Date Set

Posted in Dairy Judging on April 18th, 2014 by beth.heinze – Comments Off

The State 4-H Dairy Judging contest has been set for Monday July 21st at the Jackson County Fairgrounds in Black River Falls!  The 4 Area Animal Science Days, and other events, can be found on the Calendar page.  For rules and more information on Dairy Judging you can head to the Dairy Judging page!

Badger Dairy Camp Applications Available

Posted in Badger Dairy Camp on February 12th, 2014 by beth.heinze – Comments Off

Applications for the 2014 Badger Dairy Camp are now available!  This year’s camp will be held June 11-13, a Wednesday through Friday, at UW Madison.  Campers will be staying in the new Dejope residence hall and enjoy hands on experience with dairy cattle.  For more information and applications head on over to the Badger Dairy Camp page!

4-H Dairy Management Contest

Posted in Dairy Management Contest, Uncategorized on January 22nd, 2014 by beth.heinze – Comments Off

Congratulations to the Senior team from Sheboygan County, the Mixed team from Fond Du Lac county and the Junior team from Rock county on winning the 2014 4-H Dairy Management Contest!

For full results head to the Dairy Management page.

4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl Results

Posted in Dairy Quiz Bowl on January 20th, 2014 by beth.heinze – Comments Off

Congratulations to the all of the teams who competed in the State 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl on Saturday January 18th!  The Champion and Reserve teams in each division were as follows:



Champions – Grant County

Reserve Champions – Dane County



Champions – Barron County

Reserve Champions – Sauk County



Champions – Dodge County

Reserve Champions – Wood County

Dairy Management Contest Results

Posted in Dairy Management Contest on January 20th, 2014 by beth.heinze – Comments Off

The results for the Sr Dairy Management Contest are tabulated!  Here are the top 5 teams:

1st Sheboygan with 1107/1300 pts
2nd Shawano 1058.5 pts
3rd Rock 1049 pts
4th Grant 1022 pts
5th Fond Du Lac 992.5 pts
Congratulations to Sheboygan County!  Your first place finish qualifies you for the National 4H Dairy Management Contest in Harrisburg, PA this September!
The Top Ten individuals are as follows:
Placing Total Contestant Name County
1 302.5 Emily Meinnert Sheboygan
2 291.5 Jenifer Krull Shawano
3 290 Kristen Broege Rock
4 290 Abigail Martin Rock
5 288.5 Kati Kindschuh Fond Du Lac
6 287 Abriana Errthum Grant
7 285.5 Charlie Hamilton Grant
8 283.5 Mason Jauquet Shawano
9 282.5 Andy Helmer Sheboygan
10 272 Erica Helmer Sheboygan

The Junior and Mixed management contests are currently being scored and results will be posted as soon as they are ready!

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