Four-Hills Abush Sammy, exhibited by Britney and Bradley Hill of Bristol, Vt., was named Grand and Senior Champion at the International Ayrshire Junior Show held on Oct. 1 at World Dairy Expo 2013. She earned the Udder Comfort $500 Cash Award. The Reserve Grand and Reserve Senior Champion went to Jeffrey Hubbard Jr. of Thurmont, Md., exhibiting Spring Vale Burdt Applefritter. Judge Paul Trapp of Taylor, Wis. and Associate Judge Keith Topp of Botkins, Ohio placed 241 Ayrshires, 83 of which were Junior Exhibitors at the 2013 World Dairy Expo.
Top class placings are as follows:
Spring Heifer Calf
1. Scapeland DD Sicily, Dacey Anechiarico, Whiting, Vt.
2. Gher-Land Madmax Duper, Elizabeth Forsting, Alma Center, Wis.
Winter Heifer Calf
1. Wingert's Burdette Diva, Trent Wingert, Jr., Kent, Ill.
2. P&A Prime Runner, P&A Ayrshires - T, S, K, C & C Kruse, Dyersville, Iowa
Fall Heifer Calf
1. Palmyra Dreamer R Ginger, Kayla Lenhart & Palmyra Farm, Hagerstown, Md.
2. LNT Doublwhammy's Missy, Elizabeth Forsting, Alma Center, Wis.
Summer Yearling Heifer
1. K-Bar-Bee Miss Priss, Kailey Barlow, Scottsville, Ky.
2. Emerald Farms Burdette Nita, Logan Fenton & Kassidy, Taylor, Corey, & Cody Jodrey, Winchester, Ohio
Spring Yearling Heifer
1. Four-Hills Burdette Alex 3908, Britney Hill, Bristol, Vt.
2. P&A J Crosby Rhianna, P&A Ayrshires - T, S, K, C & C Kruse, Dyersville, Iowa
Winter Yearling Heifer
1. Topp Glen Poker Suzie, Tanner Topp, Wooster, Ohio
2. Starlight-Acres Edge Cinabun, Sydney Kleingartner, Gackle, N.D.
Fall Yearling Heifer
1. JCC Burdette Vals Zoey, Joscelyn & Caleb Elliott, Harrodsburg, Ky.
2. Daltondale Reality Reba-ET, Katie Carlson, Kirkland, Ill.
Junior Champion Female of Junior Show
Four-Hills Burdette Alex 3908, Britney Hill, Bristol, Vt.
Reserve Junior Champion Female of Junior Show
P&A J Crosby Rhianna, P&A Ayrshires - T, S, K, C & C Kruse, Dyersville, Iowa
Yearling in Milk (must have freshened)
1. Covey-P&A Reality Jamaica-ET, P&A Ayrshires - T, S, K, C & C Kruse, Dyersville, Iowa
2. Hall's Winston Caramel, Leanne Vanderlaan / Hall's Ayrshires, Cushing, Okla.
Junior Two-Year-Old Cow
1. Four-Hills Abush Sammy, Britney & Bradley Hill, Bristol, Vt.
2. Mackinson Jackson Darcy-ET, Matthew & Mary Mackinson, Andrew Rice, Pontiac, Ill.
Senior Two-Year-Old Cow
1. Family-Af-Ayr P Kym, Tyler Fisher, Edgewood, Iowa
2. Edgebrook Imperial Abbie, Ashley & Megan Bushman, Calmar, Iowa
Junior Three-Year-Old Cow
1. P&A OB Superior Goldmine, P&A Ayrshires - T, S, K, C & C Kruse, Dyersville, Iowa
2. Se-Ayr-A Poker India-ET, Starlight Acres-Q. Scott & J. Schaefer, Little Falls, Minn.