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Achen, Emily

SD

Hello, I am a recent grad of the University of Minnesota and currently reside in Brookings, SD. I am interested in coaching 4-H/FFA dairy judging teams and judging local and county dairy shows. I'm eager to volunteer in dairy youth programming!

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Ahrens, Danny

OH

I have judged several shows in IN, OH, PA, NY, WV and MI. I still attend many state and regional shows to keep up with trends in the swine industry. I am a middle school teacher who manages our small family farm which my father operates.

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Akers, Brayden

TX

I'm a eightteen year old with a dream to be the best equine surgeon there ever was. I show pigs and calves and am in love with the thought of owning my own ranch.

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Arnett, Dr. Aaron

OH

Dr. Aaron Arnett is from Galena Ohio where he resides with his wife and their three sons. He is the Director of Beef Genetics for ST Genetics in Texas and has officiated livestock shows at all levels of competition around the United States.

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Arp, Travis

CO

Former livestock judging coach with experience in purebred and commercial cattle production.

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B, Claudia

TN

As a former goat exhibitor, I believe that making each show an educational experience is essential for the growth of the goat industry. I have a great passion for the youth of America, as well as for goats. Through my judging, I strive to make a positive impact in each youth participant’s lives and within the goat industry.

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Bachman, Jake

TN

Jake Bachman is an experienced livestock judge who enjoys working with youth exhibitors. He values teaching the next generation as much as knowledgeably evaluating livestock.

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Bain, Clint

TN

My experiences competing on the 2001 UT Martin Livestock Judging Team coupled with my knowledge of the production livestock industry makes me a great choice for your next livestock show judge.

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Bangert, Zach

IA

Hello my name is Zach Bangert. I am very involved in the swine industry as a breeder, judge and youth coach. Currently I am the owner of Bangert Show Stock a small family run show pig operation. I judged at Western Illinois & Black Hawk East College.

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Barry, Michael

TN

I have 30 years experience judging livestock, including my years as a 4-H & FFA member. Working as a 4-H agent for 20 years, I enjoy working with youth. My preferred species to judge is sheep -breeding & market. I judge poultry, meat goats & cattle

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Barth, Andy

WA

I enjoy promoting the livestock industry and working with students who work hard all year to produce high quality livestock.

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Baugh, Betsy

IN

My family has been involved with Boer goats for over 16 years. I really enjoy working with young people in county fairs and local judging. My family has actively showed Boers for 12 years.

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Baumer, Derik

OH

I am Derik Baumer, from midwest Ohio. I have had the privilege of judging many county, and district shows across a few different states including, Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky and Idaho.

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Beasley, Robert

IN

LICENSED USBGA JUDGE - COUNTY/STATES FAIR Open Goat Show/4-H FAIR/District goat show Breeding stock / Wethers / Showmanship Over 50 years livestock experience / Involved with 4H for over 30 years. Raising and showing goats for over 10 year.

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Beaver, T.C.

OH

My name is T.C. Beaver, I have been active in the Sheep industry for over 20 years with extensive knowledge in sheep production. My obective is to show what God has blessed me with in the Sheep Industry and in Life.

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Beshear, Amanda

OK

My name is Amanda Beshear. I am the 4-H Extension Educator in LeFlore County (Poteau, OK). I enjoying raising show goats and judging livestock shows. My husband and I run Just Kiddin' Farms. www.justkiddinfarms.com

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Bewley, Sara

TX

Experienced angora goat judge

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Bishop, Tommy

TX

I'm fair , I love evaluating animals and visiting with the youth.I believe I understand what the industry is looking at as time progresses now and the times before us. I've been judging about 10 yrs and I breed and raise pigs in Texas.

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Boen, Peter

TX

Brownfield Texas Native, 4H and FFA member throughout my entire life. Grew up showing Barrows in Terry County Tx. I was on the Howard Jr College Livestock judging team.

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Bolden, Richard

OH

I have been involved in the cattle industry for over 18 years. During my show career, I have had many County and Ohio based champions.

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Bolen, Samantha

MO

I am currently available to judge breeding & market sheep at jackpots and county fairs and cattle at county fairs.

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Boles, Sarah

FL

Agriculture Teacher/FFA Advisor, Former Florida FFA State Officer, Former UF Livestock Judging Team Member (2014), cattle experience - crossbred and purebred

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Bonnell, Michael

IN

I am part owner of Bonnell Cattle Co. in Columbus, Indiana. We are a small operation focused mostly on raising Shorthorn cattle, but have expanded to several other breeds over the last few years.

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Bontrager, Ethan

IN

Hello, my name is Ethan Bontrager. I have been very involved in the sheep and goat industry as a breeder, judge and exhibitor. I am the owner of Genesis Show Lambs and I am attending Lincoln Land Community College.

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Bowey, Jason

KS

Livestock Judging Coach at Colby Community College

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