8th Grader Receives National Award
Congratulations to 8th grader Colby T., – he was recently chosen as the 2017 Junior Youth Achievement Overall National Winner by the Brown Swiss Cattle Breeders’ Association! Colby has been breeding Brown Swiss cattle for the last 5 years. To be considered for the Junior Achievement Award, Colby had to write a four page essay and answer questions about the dairy industry. Kids from ages 10-16 compete for this prestigious honor. Brown Swiss selected him because of his involvement and commitment to the betterment of the breed and the dairy industry. He was recognized at the National Brown Swiss convention in Canton on July 8. Congratulations Colby!