The entries came from across the country and the selections have been made. We’ve captured exactly what family dairy farming is all about in the 2012 Dairy Life Calendar from Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. This is a calendar your milkhouse or office wall won’t want to be without. The following winners demonstrated that not only is their dairy farm all about family, but they have an eye for a good photo, too!

January: Western Waves, L.L.C., Hilda Mitchell, D.V.M., Ferndale, Washington

February: Wagner Dairy Farms, Marlene Wagner, Poestenkill, New York

March: George Grossi & Son Dairy, Nancy Grossi, Novato, California

April: Red Rock Ayrshires, Mina Gumieny, Edgar, Wisconsin


May: Wagner Farms, Laura Wagner, Oconto Falls, Wisconsin

June: Enchanted Dairy, Jeannie Miller, Little Falls, Minnesota

July: San Isidro Jerseys, Bernadette Estacio, Turlock, California

August: Everson Jerseys Dairy, Jamie Everson, Canfield, Ohio

September: Pride View Dairy, Kelly Boelter, Markesan, Wisconsin

October: Miami Hills Dairy, Laura Frye, Logansport, Indiana

November: Southwind Dairy, Linda Squire, Hagerman, New Mexico

December: Orange Patch Dairy, Shannon Seifert, Sleepy Eye, Minnesota

To claim your copy of the 2012 Dairy Life Calendar, visit the Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. booth (#2806) at World Dairy Expo or click here to have one sent to your farm. PD

—From Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica news release