is part of the Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

  • American Agriculturist
  • Beef Producer
  • Corn and Soybean Digest
  • Dakota Farmer
  • Delta Farm Press
  • Farm Futures
  • Farm Industry news
  • Indiana Prairie Farmer
  • Kansas Farmer
  • Michigan Farmer
  • Missouri Ruralist
  • Nebraska Farmer
  • Ohio Farmer
  • Prairie Farmer
  • Southeast Farm Press
  • Southwest Farm Press
  • The Farmer
  • Wallaces Farmer
  • Western Farm Press
  • Western Farmer Stockman
  • Wisconsin Agriculturist
The winners of the International Ayrshire Show line up in the championship ring Photo courtesy of The Bullvine
AYRSHIRE WINNERS: The winners of the International Ayrshire Show line up in the championship ring. Palmyra Berkley P Ruth-ET of Hagerstown, Md., is at far right.

Maryland Ayrshires shine at World Dairy Expo

Palmyra Berkley P Ruth-ET wins grand champion for second year in a row.

Palmyra Berkley P Ruth-ET took home three titles at the 2018 International Ayrshire Show at World Dairy Expo.

The winning 4-year-old cow was named senior champion female and total performance winner before being named grand champion of the Ayrshire show for the second year in a row.

Ruth, exhibited by Palmrya Farm-Evan Creek of Hagerstown, Md., took home the $1,000 Udder Comfort Grand Champion Cash Award and the Allen Hetts Grand Champion Trophy.

First in the 5-year-old cow class and reserve grand champion of the International Ayrshire Show was Marilie Gentelman Karmina, exhibited by Peter Vail, and Mike and Linda Hellenbrand of Lomira, Wis.

Evaluating the 273 entries were official judge Callum McKinven of Canton de Hatley, Quebec, Canada, and associate judge Dean Malcolm of Victoria, Australia.

The intermediate champion, Old-N-Lazy Dream Of A Diva, came from the junior 3-year-old cow. Diva is owned by Rosedale Genetics and Mike Maier of Oxford, Wis. The reserve intermediate champion was Palmyra Shockwave BP Rosy, owned by Kurt Wolf and John Cannon of Epworth, Iowa. Rosy was the winning senior 3-year-old cow.

KnH-Endres Burdette Mayhem was the winning summer yearling and junior champion. Mayhem is owned by Leslie and Linda Bruchey of Westminster, Md. Glamourview Farm owns the winning fall heifer calf and reserve junior champion, Jomill Burdette Kalliope.

The premier breeder of the heifer show was Lazy M Farm of Stitzer, Wis. Winning the premier sire of the heifer show and the overall premier sire was Palmyra Tri-Star Burdette-ET. Palmyra Farm of Hagerstown, Md., took home the honors of premier breeder and premier exhibitor.

Complete class results can be found at worlddairyexpo.com.

Source: World Dairy Expo

Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish