Pine Haven Ssm Marmie, owned by Nic, Jeni, Ben and Andy Sauder of Tremont, Ill., was awarded Grand Champion honors at the 2011 Central National Jersey Show at World Dairy Expo. Marmie was the winning Four-Year-Old cow, Best Udder, and the recipient of the Udder Comfort $1,000 Grand Champion Cash Award. The second place Four-Year-Old Cow, Hillacres Morrae Maryland, exhibited by Budjon Farms and Peter Vail of Lomira, Wis., was named the Reserve Grand Champion.

This year two farms shared the honor for Premier Breeder Arethusa Farm of Litchfield, Conn., and Ratliff Jerseys of Garnett, Ks. and River Valley Farm of Tremont, Ill. was named Premier Exhibitor of the show. Bridon Remake Comerica-ET was named Premier Sire.

Judge Hank Van Exel from Lodi, Calif. and assistant judge Nathan Thomas from Cable, Ohio placed a total of 362 head. Overall show results and top class placings are as follows:

Spring Heifer Calf                                                                               

1. Meadowridge Roosevelt Susie, Roger Riebe & Gene Henderson, Cumberland, WI        
2. Meadowridge Roosevelt Taylor, Mark Riebe, Cumberland, WI

Winter Heifer Calf                                                                              
1. Meadowridge King Meagan, Roger Riebe & Gene Henderson, Cumberland, WI
2. Stars Valiant Choice, Conner Hill, Fayetteville, AR

Fall Heifer Calf                                                                                 
1. Arethusa Tequila Velveteen, Arethusa Farm, Litchfield, CT
2. Woodmohr Jade Myla, Woodmohr Jerseys, Bloomer, WI

Summer Yearling Heifer                                                                          
1. Jewels Iatola Sunrise, Gene Iager & Kevin Ehrhardt, Fulton, MD
2. Sunset Canyon Governor Fp Belle, Valery Silva, Beaver OR

Spring Yearling Heifer                                                                          
1. Lookout Blackstone Treasure, Lookout & F J S Jerseys, Canton De Hatley, QC, Canada                   
2. Lookout Reagan Glo, Lookout & Rapid Bay, Canton De Hatley, QC, Canada

Winter Yearling Heifer                                                                          
1. Gretz Remake Missy-ET, Jake & Annie Vander Muelen, Wooler, ON, Canada
2. Meadowridge King Gumball, Roger Riebe, Cumberland, WI

Fall Yearling Heifer                                                                          
1. Stookeyholm What A Flirt, Jordan Stookey, Brody & Sley Brand, Dalhart, TX
2. Rosalea Gunner Janie, Dawn Shart, Greenwich, NY

Junior Champion Female  
Arethusa Tequila Velveteen, Arethusa Farm, Litchfield, CT

Reserve Junior Champion Female                                                                   
Jewels Iatola Sunrise, Gene Iager & Kevin Ehrhardt, Fulton, MD                            

Junior Best Three Females
1. Meadowridge, Roger Riebe Family, Cumberland, WI
2. Lookout, Callum McKinven, Canton De Hatley, QC, Canada

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Source: World Dairy Expo