Younger Distinguished Dairy Person: Chad & Amy Ryan
Distinguished Breeder Award: Brian & Wendy Fust
Distinguished Service Award: Barb Kayser
(Left to right) Barb Kayser, Amy & Chad Ryan, Brian & Wendy Fust
Wall of Fame Person: Alvin Piper
Wall of Fame Bull: Fustead Emory Blitz-ET
Wall of Fame Cow: Nectarlin Billie Bob Mark
Wall of Fame Inductees: Charlie Will presenting on behalf of Select Sires, Brian & Wendy Fust, Mary Piper-Finley and Marlowe Nelson. Inductees were Fustead Emory Blitz, Nectarlin Billie Bob Mark and Al Piper.
Overall Top Performer - Ralma Goldwyn Mayfly-ET EX-92, Thomas Kestell, Waldo
Junior Two Year Old - Synergy Planet Piper-ET VG-85, Synergy Dairy, Pulaski
Senior Two Year Old - Siemers Pagewire 13031 VG-85, Siemers Holsteins, Newton
Junior Three Year Old - Ms Epinema-ET EX-90, Thomas Kestell, Waldo
Senior Three Year Old - Dirt-Road TS Candice EX-91, Steve & Amanda Killian, Blair
Four Year Old - Ever-Green-View Maya-ET EX-91, Thomas Kestell, Waldo
Five Year Old - Ralma Goldwyn Mayfly-ET EX-92, Thomas Kestell, Waldo
Six to Nine Year Old - Ever-Green-View Elegance EX-92, Thomas Kestell, Waldo
Ten Years & Older - Hilrose Lee Princess EX-93, Jeff Brantmeier, Sherwood
Top Performer winners: Crystal Siemers-Peterman for Siemers Holsteins, Jay Jauquet for Synergy Dairy & Amanda Killian for Dirt-Road Holsteins
40-Year and 50-Year Members
40 & 50 Year members recognized at convention: Alan Hanke, Rick Bovre, Eugene Lammers, Tom Morris & Don Schmidt
Young Adult Educational Winners
Young Adult Committee Scholarships: Marci Walker representing YAC, Doug Wallerman, Bob & Shelly Hart. The proceeds from the Futures Sale helps support annual Education Scholarships for young adults to attend workshops, industry events or annual meetings.
2013 Guest Speaker
Keynote speaker: Dr. Gordon Atkins, Senior Clinical Skills Instructor of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada.