RWDCA Seeks Award Applicants


RWDCA Seeks Award Applicants

Deadline June 1st

RWDCA logoThe Red and White Dairy Cattle Association is seeking nominations for its five annual awards. The recipients will be honored at the National Red & White Convention to be held in Dunkirk, New York. The dates are August 13-15 and hosted by Darren and Heather Carlstrom. The convention includes an Annual Meeting, 44th National Convention Sale, Awards Banquet, National Queen Selection and Farm Tours.

Larry Moore Master Breeder Award
Award presented to a RWDCA member who has done an outstanding job of breeding a herd of Red & White cattle, supported RWDCA programs, and endeavored to promote and advance the Red & White cow.
J.P. “Doc” Ostrander Young Breeder Award
Award presented to an RWDCA member who has done an outstanding job of breeding a herd of Red & White cattle, supported RWDCA programs and endeavored to promote and advance the Red & White Cow.
Junior Breeder Award
Award presented to an RWDCA member who has done an outstanding job of breeding and developing a herd of Red & White cattle, supported RWDCA programs and endeavored to promote and advance the Red & White cow. Recipient must be no more than 21 years of age.
Don Albrecht Distinguished Service Award
Award presented to a person that has contributed greatly to the success and promotion of the Red & White cow. This special award is given in memory of Don Albrecht who contributed greatly to the betterment of the RWDCA until his untimely death.
Gary Mayhew Keystone Award
Award recognizes grassroots members who have given dedicated support to the Red & White breed and the RWDCA. Award is given in memory of Gary Mayhew who strongly promoted Red & Whites and provided service to the RWDCA and RWDCA members.

The 2012 RWDCA Award winners and the 2013 RWDCA Award application can be found at: http://www.redandwhitecattle.com/awards.html. The deadline is June 1, 2013 and can be mailed to RWDCA Award Co-Chairperson, Dr. Kim Olson, 20501 30th Ave. NE, Atwater, MN 56209 or email at pawsatwater@frontiernet.net.

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05.20.2013