The Wisconsin Holstein Association’s (WHA) Young Adult Committee will be offering monetary awards for young adults to attend educational events in 2012. There will be four $500 awards given to WHA members, ages 21-45.

To apply for a Young Adult Award, interested applicants should call the WHA office at (800) 223-4269 or visit the website. Applicants must be a member of the Wisconsin Holstein Association and their primary source of income should be from the farm. Educational events include, but are not limited to, Young Dairy Leader’s Institute, World Dairy Expo and World Ag Expo.

Applications must be submitted by Nov. 15 and winners will be announced prior to the 2012 Adult Convention, to be held Friday and Saturday, Feb. 24-25, in Waupaca, Wisconsin. PD


—From Wisconsin Holstein Association news release