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Meet Ben Williamson from Spring Mills, PA 
Address: 200 Windy Butte Ln
Phone: 6062079240
Cell Phone: 606-207-9240
Qualified to judge: Cattle, Swine, Meat goats, Dairy goats
Judge Classification: Breeder, Educator, College Professor, Coach/Teacher, College Alumni
Available in Region(s):
Available in State(s): Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming
Available in Canada: No
Judge personal information:
Ben Williamson, originally from Cedarville, OH, was raised on a diversified livestock and grain operation where his family raised Simmental cattle and commercial swine.  While in 4-H, his family also raised both dairy and Boer goats for exhibition at both the local and state levels.  Currently, Williamson serves as an Instructor of Animal Science at Penn State University where he coaches the livestock judging team, teaches undergraduate production courses, and works with livestock extension.  In his short tenure, Ben has had the privilege to serve as an official for various species livestock events in 9 states for youth and open shows, as well as livestock judging contest.  Williamson is a strong advocate of youth, and doing his part to make every opportunity an educational event for all whom are involved.
MS:  Beef Cattle Reproductive Physiology and Genetics, University of Arkansas
BS: Animal Science, Morehead State University, KY
Judging Experience & Honors:
Official at the 2010 Booneville FFA Field Day Livestock Judging Contest.
South Logan County Fair, AR., 2010
Swine Show, Greene Co. Fair, Paragould, AR., 2010
Cattle Show, Greene Co. Fair, Paragould, AR., 2010
Delta Fair and Music Festival Beef Show, Memphis, TN., 2011
Kentucky Jr. Cattlemen's Fall Classic, 2011
Kentucky Department of Agriculture Henery County Preview Show, 2012
Burbon County, KY, Jr. and Open Beef Show, 2012
Round Robin Contest, Pendleton County, KY, 2012
Loudoun County Fair, VA, Goat Show, 2012
Sandusky County Fair, OH, Beef Show, 2012
Boyle County Fair, KY, Jr, & Open Beef Show, 2012
Harison County Fair, IN, Carcass Contest, 2012
Washington County Fair, IN, Carcass Contest, 2012
Robertson County Show & Sale, KY, 2012
Ohio Beef Expo Showmanship, 2013
Robertson County Jackpot, KY, 2013
Estill County Fair Beef Show, KY, 2013
Clermont County Boar Goat SHow, OH, 2013
Washington County Fair Carcass Contest, IN, 2013
Harison County Fair Carcass Contest, IN, 2013
Scott County Fair Round Robin, IN, 2013
Pendleton County Fair, 2013
Sandusky County Fair Beef Show, OH, 2013
Seneca County Fair Beef Show, OH, 2013
Fayette County Fair Beef Show, KY, 2013
Maryland State Fair Livestock Judging Contest Official, MD, 2013

Dean Gordin, OH - Ben Williamson has always had a world-class ability as to judging and evaluating livestock, even as a young 4-H member in SW Ohio on a grain and livestock farm. Having completed his B. Sc. in Animal Science at Morehead State in KY, he has now completed his M. Sc. degree at Univ. of Arkansas and is now teaching at Morehead State and coaching the Livestock Judging Team. He has extensive judging experience and building an impressive record of accomplishment as a judge.
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