The Kaskaskia College Dairy Judging Team is pleased to announce that Farm Credit Illinois of Highland recently donated money to the KC team to help with costs for a trip to Scotland in June.
The National Championship Kaskaskia College Dairy Judging Team has received an invitation to compete at the Royal Highland Show in Edinburgh, Scotland in June. This honor is only bestowed upon the top three teams at their national competition. The KC team will compete in the Royal Highland Dairy Judging contest against teams from across the globe, as well as, have the opportunity to experience agriculture in England, France, Luxembourg, and Germany.
Curt Zurliene, Regional Manager for Farm Credit Services says “Farm Credit Illinois is proud to support the KC Dairy Judging Team. We applaud their accomplishments and wish them the best on their trip to Europe. Farm Credit Illinois recognizes the importance of our dairy community and looks forward to working with the next generation of leaders in the agricultural industry.”
Kaskaskia College Dairy Judging Team members who will be attending the Royal Highland Show include Jessica Telgmann (Strasburg), Morgan Wendling (Altamont), Brett Woker (Greenville) and Dylan Reed (Beecher City). Assistant Professor Aaron Heinzmann will also be attending.
For more information on the KC Dairy Judging Team or to make a donation, please contact Aaron Heinzmann at 545-3381.