Milking it

By Country News on February 12, 2016
  • Milking it

    Zali Deenen, 14, and Brianna Weaver, 14, both of Leongatha, pictured during International Dairy Week at Tatura in January.

The International Dairy Week ABS Australia/Ridley All Breeds National Youth Show had some stand out achievers this year.

Young people aged between eight and 21 years took to the show ring to display their heifers.

The IDW Grand Champion Heifer went to Renee Anderson from Yarroweyah with Sun Vale Redliner Wonka-RED.

Katie Anderson from Yarroweyah took the win for the Junior Champion, Senior Leader; and Ashleigh Van Leeuwen won Junior Champion, Junior Leader.

Brady Hore from Leitchville won Senior Champion In-Milk Heifer, Senior Leader; the Junior Leader was won by Renee Anderson.

The Senior Champion Handler was won by Jaclyn Lindsay from Wauchope; Intermediate was won by Zoe Hayes; and in the Junior division, Sarah Lloyd took the win.

IDW Judge Brad Gavenlock from Tallygaroopna said the competition level was high this year.

``There were a lot of really nice heifers this year,’’ he said.

``They were really strong and there were lots of kids involved.

``It was great to see.’’

By Country News on February 12, 2016

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