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Maryland 4-H’ers return from NAILE dairy quiz bowl

Members of the Maryland 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl Team are, front row, left to right: Coach Gary Brauning from Carroll County, Coach Karen Zimmerman from Frederick County and Katelyn Allen, Frederick County. Back row, left to right: Shelby Hahn, Frederick County; Patrick Fendrick, Montgomery County; Jillian Seay, Cecil County.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- A team of four Maryland 4-H’ers participated in the Invitational 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl held here last month at the 40th annual North American International Livestock Exposition (NAILE). Competition took place on Saturday, November 9, and winners were announced at a banquet later that day.
The event features a test of knowledge among young people who have set their sights on a career in the dairy business, or in some other area of agriculture. Teams from 19 states competed for top honors
The teams from Maryland and Iowa received honorable mention for their performance. Wisconsin finished in fourth place, Illinois in third, New York in second and Georgia was first.