Lancaster farming. (Lancaster, Pa., etc.) 1955-current, July 09, 1994, Image 56

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    812-lancaster Farming, Saturday, July 9, 1994
Cumberland Co. Correspondent
CARLISLE (Cumberland Co.)
When Kim Orris performs her
new duties as Cumberland Coun
ty’s 1994 Dairy Princess, she can
speak from the heart and from ex
For one thing, she is the third
generation of her family to work
the Orris farm near Bloserville.
As dairy princess, she said she
is looking forward to meeting a lot
of people so she can tell people
what dairy farmers to and about
the important product their cows
She did just that during the
county dairy princess pageant. Or
ris prepared a speech that covered
the history of the dairy animal.
She also looked to the future and
speculated on what the dairy in
dustry of tomorrow might be like.
She knows plenty about the
dairy industry of today since she
helps every day on the two farms
owned by her parents, Mr. and
Mrs. Fred Orris.
Those two farms total about
100 acres each. In addition, the
Orrises rent another 400 acres.
Kim’s main daily chores are to
chip in with the milking of the
family’s 54 Holsteins and helping
in the fields. On top of that, she
cares for her own 11 goats.
Her 14-year-old brother, Kevin,
and 9-year-old sister, Kadie, both
help on the farm as well.
Off the farm, Kim, who is a
1993 Big Spring High School
graduate, is very interested in a
variety of activities, including
horseback riding, hunting, fishing,
and cooking and sewing.
She put her sewing skills to
good use when she made the gown
in 4-H that she wore in the dairy
pnncess pageant.
This summer, she will be going
with other Cumberland County
4-H’ers on an exchange trip to
Other 4-H activities she has at
tended include Stale Days for
Fashion Revue, Capitol Days, and
the Texas 4-H exchange. She also
is a 4-H day camp counselor and a
4-H ambassador.
She plans to attend Central
Penn Business School to study
computerized accounting.
Three Dairy Maids were named (left-right) Heather Carman, Becky Cornman and
LeAnne Haycock and these new Dairy Maids will assist the 1994 Dairy Princess In
carrying out her duties.
Orris Represents $47.2
In Cumberland
Kim Orris Is the 1994 Cumberland Co. Dairy Princess.
Kim is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Orris, Carlisle.
As Cumberland County’s dairy
princess, she will be representing
farmers who have 19,800 cows
that produce 326 million pounds
of milk annually that is worth
$47.2 million.
Orris was crowned for her new
job by 1993 Dairy Princess Diane
Myers, the daughter of Richard
and Ethel Myers of Boiling
Orris isn’t the only young lady
who will have a big role in pro
moting Cumberland County’s
dairy industry in the coming year.
She will be assisted in that job
by three dairy maids: Becky Corn
man, the daughter of Steve and
Debbie Cornman of Boiling
Springs; Heather Carman, the
daughter of Dennis and Faye Car
man of Carlisle; and LeAnne Hay
cock, the daughter of William and
Clover Haycock of Shippensburg.
The dairy maids will assist Or
ris in visiting schools, promoting
milk at fairs and dairy shows and
doing dairy industry promotions at
supermarkets, banks and shopping
See your nearest
Dealer for Dependable
Equipment and
Dependable Service!
Annvllla. PA
BHM Farm
Equipment, Inc.
RDI, Rte. 934
canine. pa
R&W Equipment Co.
35 East Willow Street
F&S Supply Co.
Enterprise St.
Etlzibethtown. PA
Messick Farm
Equipment, Inc.
Rt. 283 - Rheem's Exit
Haltfax. PA
Sweigard Bios.
R.D. 3, Box 13
Honey Brook, PA
Dependable Motor Co.
East Main Street
Honev Grove. PA
Norman D. Clark
& Son, Inc.
Honey Grove, PA
Loysville, PA
Frederick. MD
Ford New Holland, Inc.
Rt. 26 East
Outside MD,
Bridgeton. NJ
Leslie G. Fogg, Inc.
Canton & Stow Creek
Landing Rd.
Hughesvllle. PA
Farnsworth Farm
Supplies, Inc.
103 Cemetery Streot
New Holland. Pi
A.B.C. Groff, Inc.
110 South Railroad
o»*v. pa
C.J. Wonsidler Bros.
R.D. 2
Pitman. PA
Schreffler Equipment
Pitman, PA
Quakertown. PA
C.J. Wonsidler Bros.
R.D. 1
Tamaaua. PA
Charles S. Snyder, Inc.
R.D. 3
Weat Grove. PA
S.G. Lewis & Son, Inc.
R.D. 2, Box 66
Washington. NJ
Smith Tractor &
Equip., Inc.
15 Hillcrest Ave.
Woodetown. NJ
Owen Supply Co.
Broad Street &
East Avenue