Dairy Cattle Show Judges Announced for World Dairy Expo 2021

World Dairy Expo® announced via The Dairy Show, Expo’s podcast, the slate of 16 judges selected to evaluate North America’s finest dairy cattle at World Dairy Expo, September 28 through October 2, 2021. Official judges were voted on by 2019 Dairy Cattle Show Exhibitors. Meanwhile, associate judges were once again nominated by the corresponding official judge and reviewed by selection committees. The complete roster was then approved by Expo’s Dairy Cattle Exhibitor Committee. These individuals bring a global perspective to Expo’s world-renowned show in Madison, Wisconsin.

The group of judges for the 54th World Dairy Expo is as follows:

International Ayrshire Show

Official: Michael Creek, Hagerstown, Md.

Associate: Jamie Howard, Burgessville, Ontario, Canada

International Brown Swiss Show

Official: Lynn Harbaugh, Marion, Wis.

Associate: Phillip Topp, Botkins, Ohio

International Guernsey Show

Official: Molly Sloan, Columbus, Wis.

Associate: Glyn Lucas, Dumfries Galloway, Scotland

International Holstein Show

Official: Mike Berry, Powell Butte, Ore.

Associate: Tom DeGroot, Rosedale, British Columbia, Canada  

International Junior Holstein Show

Official: Brandon Ferry, Hilbert, Wis.

Associate: Tyler Reynolds, Corfu, N.Y.

International Jersey Show

Official: Chad Ryan, Fond du Lac, Wis.

Associate: Kevin Doeberiener, West Salem, Ohio

International Milking Shorthorn Show

Official: Dean Dohle, Halfway, Mo.

Associate: Keith Fisher, New Enterprise, Pa.  

International Red & White Show

Official: Pierre Boulet, Montmagny, Quebec, Canada

Associate: Richard Landry, Ste-Brigitte-des-Saults, Quebec, Canada

Serving as the meeting place of the global dairy industry, World Dairy Expo brings together the latest in dairy innovation and the best cattle in North America. Crowds of more than 62,000 people, from nearly 100 countries, will return to Madison, Wis. for the 54th event, September 28 through October 2, 2021, when the world’s largest dairy-focused trade show, dairy and forage seminars, a world-class dairy cattle show and more will be on display. Download the World Dairy Expo mobile event app, visit worlddairyexpo.com or follow WDE on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or YouTube for more information.