Lancaster farming. (Lancaster, Pa., etc.) 1955-current, August 15, 1998, Image 268

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    Page 28-Ag Progress Section 2, Lancaster Farming, Saturday, August 15, 1998
National Dairy Shrine
(Continued from Page 26)
Brian has taken a very active role
in dairy management He is ex
perienced in all aspects of day-to
day dairying including mating se
lections, classification and the
showing preparations and embryo
transfer work.
In the future when Christiansen
returns to the family dairy, he
would like to give to others as
dairying has given to him. Brian
wants to build a facility that teach
es the metropolitan population
about the dairy industry and that
milk doesn’t come from a gallon
jug.
Tied for fourth were Jeffrey
Bewley of Rincyville, Ky., and
Andrea Steffens of Clermont,
lowa.
Jeffrey Bewley
Obtaining his master’s degree
dairy genetics and management
the next step for Jeff Bcwley.
Jeff has worked in the areas of
dairy genetic selection, lab work,
collection of liver and blood sam
ples, progeny evaluation, market
ing and public relations, milking,
feeding, artificial insemination
and record keeping to prepare
himself for a career in the dairy in
dustry.
Jeffrey was a strong leader at
the University of Kentucky as
Dairy Club president. Alpha Zeta
Chancellor, ADSA first vice pre
sident, a Block and Bridle mem
ber, as a member of the dairy
judging team, in the Catholic
Newman Center while maintain
ing a GPA of 3.71. Bewley was re
cognized as the 1997 Southern
ADSA outstanding student
Andrea Steffens
Andrea Steffens was raised on
her family’s registered Holstein
farm near Clermont, lowa and is
no stranger to commitment and
dedication. Andrea worked above
and beyond the average as a dairy
cattle judge, Dairy Science Club
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Student Council vice president,
researcher and in managing the
dairy farm at lowa State Univer
sity.
Andrea has earned her Ameri
can FFA Degree, was an lowa
State Undergraduate Researcher
of the Year, has had research pub
lished in the Journal of Dairy Sci
ence while being recognized on
the dean’t list
As a member of the lowa Junior
Holstein Association, Steffens is a
familiar face in the show ring,
served as president and vice pre
sident, was a member of the na
tional competing quizbowl team,
was honored as a Distinguished
Junior and was named a National
Holstein Association Distin
guished Junior Member Finalist.
MORE TO COME
McCullough Scholarship
National Dairy Shrine (NDS)
has announced the first two win
ners of the Marshall E. McCul
lough scholarships. They are in
memory of the well known Geor
gia nutrition research and educa
tor, Marshall McCullough.
The new scholarships will be
awarded to incoming college
freshmen planning to major in
dairy/animal science with a com
munications emphais or in agri
cultural journalism with a dairy
emphasis. One $2,500 scholarship
will go to the winner and one
$l,OOO scholarship to the runner
up.
Tiffany A. Drape
Tiffany Drape, an outstanding
4-H and FFA member from Madi
son, New York was named the
winner.
Tiffany just graduated from
Madison High School with honors
including membership in the Na
tional Honor Society. She has en
rolled at State University of New
York, Morrisville, N.Y. and is
pursuing a degree in agricultural
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