Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Guelph wins dairy competition

Students from the University of Guelph have won a North American competition for dairy-farm management.

Rebecca Barr, Brooke Boonstoppel, Clayton McWilliams and Tyrone Wagler competed against three other schools to present the best dairy farm management recommendations.

Dr. Trevor DeVries’ coached the team chosen from his fourth-year  class studying Challenges and Opportunities in Dairy Production. DeVries is a professor in the Department of Animal Biosciences. 

Every year he chooses students for a team to compete in the North American Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge.