Behind the Scenes

The results are in!

Indiana’s Family of Farmers continued their celebration of Agriculture Month in Indiana on Monday with a Cow Milking Contest on the Statehouse grounds. 5 contestants representing various media outlets in Indianapolis competed in the event emceed by Brownfield’s Dave Russell. In addition to seeing a 4-year dairy cow, named Sheila and a 4 day old calf, named Patty (born on St. Patty’s Day), provided by Purdue University, Indiana Pork Producers served pork burgers and Indiana dairy farmers provided Milk Chugs to a big crowd of State Government employees and others. 

The milking contest was won by Tracy Forner of WISH-TV’s Indy Style, who won the right to compete later this summer at the Indiana State Fair.

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