WDE Junior Show Grand Champion
02/21/2022 - See the February 22 newsletter for Annual Meeting information.
01/31/2022 - Junior Share-A-Heifer and Queen Forms are now available on the Junior Page.
01/17/2022 - Current Board Officers and bylaws are listed on the
Membership page. Updates to the officer team page coming soon.
01/13/2022 - Share-A-Heifer Form is now available on the Junior page.
01/04/2022 - Annual Meeting will be March 4-5 at Cranberry Lodge in Tomah.
Upcoming Events & Deadlines:
STATE SHOW SPONSORS WANTED!
Contact Barb at 608-486-2297 or email BoValleySwiss@aol.com to sponsor a class or award. Cost is: Class sponsor $30 or Special Awards $50
WISCONSIN BROWN SWISS - The History
Wisconsin Brown Swiss was established in 1916!
World Dairy Expo and the International Brown Swiss Show is hosted in Madison, Wis. Sunnyisle Colby Twilite, owned by Jeff Boldt of Whitewater, Wis., was named Grand Champion Brown Swiss at Expo in 2006.
The National Brown Swiss Office is located in Beloit, Wis.
Five National Brown Swiss Youth Ambassadors and two Youth Achievement Winners have come from Wisconsin.
The Wisconsin Junior Program is open to ages 9-21 and allows juniors to show at canton, state and national shows and enter the State Bell Ringer contest.
1994 - Nelson McCammon created the Share-A-Heifer program and in 2013, with his passing donated funds that were used to update the existing program.
The Brown Swiss Queen program is an opportunity for young women ages 15-21 to promote the breed at local, state and national shows. A new Brown Swiss queen is selected each year at the annual meeting.