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2014 Midwest Regional Dairy Challenge

Feb. 25, 2014

The 2014 Midwest Regional Dairy Challenge took place February 5-7 and was hosted by Fox Valley Technical College in Appleton, WI. Students from The Ohio State University took part in the event, which included about 60 students from 13 college dairy programs. Students worked in teams to evaluate an operating dairy farm. The teams were mixed-university teams of four or five students. Two host farms were incorporated into the event: Sugar Creek Farms, New London, WI and Country Aire Dairy of Greenleaf, WI.

On the winning team for Farm 2 was Kara Uhlenhake, an OSU senior. Erin Williams, junior, was on the second place team for Farm 2. Other participants included Joey Brown, senior; Kirsten Wright, senior; Zeke Dicke, senior; and Sarah Finney, senior.

Press release (pdf)

Results (pdf)