World Dairy Expo is pleased to announce the 2011 official judges. The individuals who will be responsible for placing over 2,500 head of dairy cattle during the five-day show are:


International Junior Holstein Show: Norm Nabholz, West Union, Iowa


International Ayrshire Show: Justin Burdette, Mercersburg, Pa.

Associate Ayrshire: Sean Johnson, Glenville, Pa.


International Milking Shorthorn Show: Paul Trapp, Taylor, Wis.

Associate Milking Shorthorn: Peter Coyne, Spring Valley, Wis.


Central National Jersey Show: Hank Van Exel, Lodi, Calif.

Associate Jersey: Nathan Thomas, Cable, Ohio


International Brown Swiss Show: Chris Lahmers, Marysville, Ohio

Associate Brown Swiss: Jeff Brown, Jackson Center, Ohio


International Guernsey Show: Blaine Crosser, Marysville, Ohio

Associate Guernsey: Chris Lang, Big Prairie, Ohio


Grand International Red & White Show: Adam Liddle, Argyle, N.Y.

Associate Red & White: Adam Hodgins, Kincardine, Ontario, Canada


International Holstein Show: Gerald Coughlin, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada

Associate Holstein: Joel Phoenix, Cannington, Ontario, Canada


Held annually in Madison, Wis., World Dairy Expo hosts the best dairy cattle from across the United States and Canada. This year’s event will be held October 4-8 featuring the theme “Around the World of Dairy in 5 Days.” For more information, contact World Dairy Expo at (608) 224-6455, email or visit


Source: World Dairy Expo