November 1 is deadine World Dairy Expo invites
MADISON, Wis. -- The deadline is quickly approaching for dairy cattle exhibitors to enter their eligible animals for the 2016 World Dairy Expo International Futurity. Entries for the Futurity will close November 1. The Three-Year-Old Futurity competition is in place for Ayrshire, Brown Swiss, Guernsey, Holstein, Jersey, Milking Shorthorn and Red & White cattle. Each breed judge will select a Futurity breed winner, and then an overall winner and reserve will be crowned. Three-year-olds from each breed will be awarded premiums based on entries received. The overall Futurity Champion will receive a $1000 cash award.
Animals eligible for the 2016 WDE Futurity must be born between September 1, 2012–August 31, 2013. The one-time Futurity fee is $50. In addition, the World Dairy Expo stalling and entry fees must be paid the year of the event. Paper and online entries will be accepted. Both can be found online at worlddairyexpo.com/pages/Enter-Online.php.