Tyler Boyd, the sixth-generation of a dairy farm family in Parrottsville, is
one of America's top dairy students.
|Published: 7:18 PM, 08/02/2013
||Last updated: 7:18 PM, 08/02/2013
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
DENMARK, WISCONSIN-Tyler Boyd of Parrottsville has been
named one of the nation's top nine dairy students in the nation by the National
Dairy Shrine. This year's Student Recognition Award winners represent
universities from coast-to-coast.
Jacob Achen, a graduate of the University of
Minnesota-Twin Cities, is the top award winner and recipient of $2,000, while
second place honors and a cash award of $1,500 went to South Dakota State
University graduate April Johnson.
Boyd, along with Mandy Brazil, Casey Arlig, Jordan
Hanson, Isaac Salfer, Mitch Kappelman, and Matt Henkes, received a $1,000
Boyd is a dairy science graduate of Virginia Polytechnic
Institute and State University and is currently serving as third vice-president
of the American Dairy Science Association-Student Division and is an active
member of the Virginia Tech Dairy Club.
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