World Dairy Expo announces the associate judge for the International Red and White Show for 2017.
Brian Kelroy, DeForest, Wis. will be the associate for Official Judge Chad Ryan, Fon Du Lac, WI.
Brian Kelroy resides in DeForest, WI with his wife Dana and two children Kian and Ava. Brian is the Dairy Programs Manager at East Central Select Sires covering southern Wisconsin. Prior to joining Select Sires Brian worked as a Classifier for Holstein USA Inc for seven years where he had the opportunity to classify animals throughout the United States and also trained classifiers internationally. Brian is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison and currently serves as the coach of University of Wisconsin-Madison dairy judging team.
Brian has judged district, state and national shows throughout the country. Brian also has had the opportunity to judge shows internationally. In 2015 he judged the Arequipa National Holstein and Brown Swiss Show in Peru. He also judged in the 2015 Yamagata Holstein Show in Japan and also served as the official judge of the Poland National Holstein Show in Poznan.
The 2017 International Red and White show is scheduled for Thursday, October 5 with the heifer classes starting at 1:30 p.m. The morning of Friday October, 6 the cow classes will walk the colored shavings with a start time of 7:30 a.m.