Twenty-two county groups were recognized for incorporating educational displays to inform urban consumers about the dairy industry during last week”s 2001 Wisconsin Junior State Fair Dairy Show. The educational displays were part of each county”s dairy cattle exhibit at the fair.
A panel of judges selected Sauk County”s display as the best educational exhibit. Also receiving blue ribbons were Brown, Barron, Sheboygan, Richland and Crawford ounties. Sixteen county groups earned red group recognition. All of the blue and red group winners received $20 premiums for their efforts.
A complete list of the winning counties follows:
1st Blue Sauk County
Information on what a cow eats to produce milk and stay healthy
2nd Blue Brown County
Mad Cow (BSE) vs. Foot & Mouth Disease: What”s the difference?
3rd Blue Barron County
Celebrate 150 Years with 150 Facts (Breed & general dairy information)
4th Blue Sheboygan County
Cows on Parade: An Udderly Mooving Experience
5th Blue Richland County
Milk from Cow to Consumer (feed to cow to milk to products)
6th Blue Crawford County
Breeds & World Map (dairy history & questions)
Red Ribbon Group:
Monroe Walworth Winnebago Dane
Manitowoc Jefferson Wood Lafayette
Juneau Rock Vernon Door
La Crosse Clark Dodge Oconto