By: Bob Meyer
The deadline to enter eligible animals for the 2016 World Dairy Expo International Futurity is November 1, 2013 at midnight (CST). The Three-Year-Old Futurity competition is in place for Ayrshire, Brown Swiss, Guernsey, Holstein, Jersey, Milking Shorthorn and Red & White cattle. Each breed judge will select a Futurity breed winner, and then an overall winner and reserve will be crowned. Three-Year-Olds from each breed will be awarded premiums based on entries received. The overall Futurity Champion will receive a $1,000 cash award.
Animals eligible for the 2016 WDE Futurity must be born between September 1, 2012–August 31, 2013. The one-time Futurity fee is $50. In addition, the World Dairy Expo stalling and entry fees must be paid the year of the event. Paper and online entries will be accepted. Both can be found online atworlddairyexpo.com/pages/Enter-Online.php.