The annual Dairy Farmers’ award banquet was held on April 1 and was well attended again this year. The meal was provided by Lori’s Catering Service and entertainment was by Panic Squad which was sponsored by West Coast Robotics. Hall rental was sponsored by the Agassiz Agricultural Association and Meinen Brothers Agri Services Ltd. An evening snack was provided and sponsored by Farm Credit Canada.

2015 Kent DHI awards

A list of this year's winners, prizes and sponsors

UBC Dairy won Top Yearling, sponsored by Hub Int’l Barton Insurance Ltd.

Valedoorn Farms Inc won Top Two Year Old, sponsored by Royal Bank of Canada

Valedoorn Farms Inc won Top Three Year Old, sponsored by Meinen Brothers Agri Services Ltd.

Valedoorn Farms Inc won Top Four Year Old, sponsored by Top Notch Hoof Trimming

UBC Dairy won Top Five Year Old, sponsored by BMO Bank of Montreal

UBC Dairy won Top Herd by Management Score, sponsored by Prairie Coast Equipment Inc

Suplesse Farm Ltd. won High Herd BCA for Milk, sponsored by Hi-Pro Feeds Inc.

UBC Dairy won High Herd BCA for Fat, sponsored by Pacific Dairy Centre

Suplesse Farm Ltd won High Herd BCA for Protein, sponsored by Ritchie-Smith Feeds Inc

Gouwenberg Farms Ltd. won Most Improved Herd Difference in BCA, sponsored by Spaeti Construction Ltd.

Dinn Farms Ltd. won Lowest Herd SCC Average, sponsored by Valley Genetic Services

Struys Farms Ltd. won High Herd Combined BCA 1-99 Cows, sponsored by J & D Farmers’ Dairy Service

UBC Dairy won High Herd Combined BCA 100 + Cows, sponsored by AR-PE Hoof Trimming Ltd.

Mount Cheam Farms Ltd. won High Lifetime Milk Production, sponsored by Otter Co-Op

 

 

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