Every year, the Red and White Dairy Cattle Association presents 3-$1,000 scholarships to deserving members continuing their education to pursue careers in the dairy industry.
Funds are raised through an annual Scholarship Calf Raffle. This years raffle winner will be selected at on Friday, October 5th at World Dairy Expo, Madison, WI. The calf will be on display during the week of World Dairy Expo in the Scenic Edge Display, in the New Holland Pavilions and will be available to go home with it’s new owner on Saturday, October 6th.
This year’s calf is generously donated by Luck-E Holsteins, The Engel Family, Hampshire, IL. The stylish, March 2018 calf, Luck-E Devour Katilina-Red, is sired by Mr Danielle Devour-ET. Katlina’s dam is Luck-E Beemer Katalina-ET VG-85. The second dam of the raffle calf is Luck-E Advent Kandie-Red-ET EX-95. Kandie was named the Unanimous All American & Red & White Cow of the Year in 2014.
Raffle tickets are available now until the time of the raffle and will be available at the RWDCA booth at both the All American Dairy Show, Harrisburg, PA and World Dairy Expo, Madison, WI. They are $5 each or 3/$10. The tickets are also available from the RWDCA Office, any RWDCA Board of Directors member, Gary Janssen or Dana Erway.
The Red and White Dairy Cattle Association Scholarship fund is a 501C3 account and a tax deductible contribution.
The RWDCA strives to encourage and promote the progressive breeding and development of superior Red & White Dairy Cattle by providing breeders with information, programs and services to help track, evaluate and improve the breed from one generation to the next.