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CASE IH PROMOTES FUTURE OF AGRICULTURE THROUGH AWARDS FOR WISCONSIN STATE FAIR YOUTH EXHIBITORS 

 

For the third year in a row, Case IH, a Wisconsin-based agriculture equipment manufacturer, is providing $5,800 in scholarship awards to youth exhibiting in the Beef, Dairy, Sheep and Swine Junior Livestock Shows at the 2011 Wisconsin State Fair.

 RACINE, Wis. - For the third year in a row, Case IH, a Wisconsin-based agriculture equipment manufacturer, is providing $5,800 in scholarship awards to youth exhibiting in the Beef, Dairy, Sheep and Swine Junior Livestock Shows at the 2011 Wisconsin State Fair.

“The Wisconsin State Fair is a time to celebrate the best and brightest in Wisconsin agriculture and Case IH recognizes that the future of our industry lies in the youth who participate in the junior livestock shows at the Wisconsin State Fair,” says Scott Rasch, public relations manager for Case IH. “Investing in these future leaders of Wisconsin agriculture is our way of encouraging their continued involvement in this industry.”

Case IH will present scholarship awards to the Beef, Dairy, Sheep, and Swine Junior Livestock Shows to recognize the youth exhibiting the supreme and reserve supreme champion animals, as well as the supreme and reserve showperson for each species.

In addition to sponsoring these scholarship awards, Case IH will enter each junior supreme champion exhibitor in a drawing to receive 50 hours of use on a Case IH Farmall® 45A tractor with an attached loader.

Case IH is also the premier sponsor of the 2011 Governor’s Red, White & Blue Ribbon Livestock Auction, to be held on Wednesday, August 10, in the Coliseum on the Wisconsin State Fairgrounds. This is the second year that Case IH has sponsored the event.

The Wisconsin State Fair is held in West Allis, Wis., from August 4-14. For more information about the Wisconsin State Fair, visit http://www.wistatefair.com/11_web/contests/ag.html.

Case IH is a global leader in agricultural equipment, committed to collaborating with its customers to develop the most powerful, productive, reliable equipment – designed to meet today’s agricultural challenges. Challenges like feeding an expanding global population on less land, meeting ever-changing government regulations and managing input costs. With headquarters in the United States, Case IH has a network of dealers and distributors that operates in over 160 countries. Case IH provides agricultural equipment systems, flexible financial service offerings and parts and service support for professional farmers and commercial operators through a dedicated network of professional dealers and distributors. Productivity enhancing products include tractors; combines and harvesters; hay and forage equipment; tillage tools; planting and seeding systems; sprayers and applicators; site-specific farming tools and utility vehicles. Case IH is a brand of CNH (NYSE: CNH), a majority-owned subsidiary of Fiat Industrial S.p.A. (FI.MI).

 

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Case IH Junior Livestock Show Awards

Junior Beef Show

·         Supreme Champion Beef Heifer Exhibitor

·         Reserve Supreme Champion Beef Heifer Exhibitor

·         Grand Champion Overall Beef Performance Class Exhibitor

·         Reserve Grand Champion Overall Beef Performance Class Exhibitor

·         Supreme Champion Showperson

·         Reserve Supreme Champion Showperson

Junior Dairy Show

·         Supreme Champion Dairy Female Exhibitor

·         Reserve Supreme Champion Dairy Female Exhibitor

·         Supreme Champion Bred & Owned Dairy Female Exhibitor

·         Reserve Supreme Champion Bred & Owned Dairy Female Exhibitor

·         Supreme Champion Showperson

·         Reserve Supreme Champion Showperson

Junior Sheep Show

·         Supreme Champion Breeding Sheep Exhibitor

·         Reserve Supreme Champion Breeding Sheep Exhibitor

·         Grand Champion Overall Sheep Performance Class Exhibitor

·         Reserve Grand Champion Overall Sheep Performance Class Exhibitor

·         Supreme Champion Showperson

·         Reserve Supreme Champion Showperson

Junior Swine Show

·         Supreme Champion Breeding Gilt Exhibitor

·         Reserve Supreme Champion Breeding Gilt Exhibitor

·         Grand Champion Overall Swine Performance Class Exhibitor

·         Reserve Grand Champion Overall Swine Performance Class Exhibitor

·         Supreme Champion Showperson

·         Reserve Supreme Champion Showperson


Article Date: August 8 2011
From Category: Events