Agri News was at Word Dairy Expo in Madison, Wis. See some of the people, cows and companies that support the dairy industry.
Anna Culbertson's junior three-year-old, Macland Cinnamon, won Champion Bred and Owned of the International Junior Holstein Show at World Dairy Expo.
Judges Mary Creek and Selwyn Donald evaluate junior three-year-olds in the International Ayrshire Show at World Dairy Expo.
Jim Dickrell, editor and associate publisher of Dairy Today, from Monticello, Minn., was honored as World Dairy Expo Recognition Award Industry Person of the Year.
This year's World Dairy Expo theme was "Dairy in Our DNA." A class of Jerseys is judged on the royal blue shavings.
Tony Schmitz, a sophomore University of Wisconsin dairy science major from Fond du Lac, grilled cheese sandwiches for the Badger Dairy Club at last week's World Dairy Expo. He said the club sold 27,000 sandwiches last year.
The Badger Dairy Club's grilled cheese stand always draws a crowd.
Visitors check out the BouMatic Robotics exhibit at the World Dairy Expo trade show.
The University of Minnesota placed first in the National Intercollegiate Dairy Cattle Judging Contest at World Dairy Expo, Madison, Wis., last week. Members of the team are, from left, Dr. Les Hansen, coach; Alicia Thurk, coach; Scott Ellinghuysen, coach; Matthew Hanson, Goodridge, Minn.; Eric Houdek, Caledonia, Minn.; Nathan Donnay, Glencoe, Minn.; and Vincent Migliazzo, Atwater, Calif.