Come to the Dodge County Fairgrounds in the Farm Progress Arena Tuesday, August 14th at 8 p.m. for the 13th Annual Dairy Fitting Contest. Fitters will compete in two categories: Junior Fitters, grades 4-8 and Senior Fitters, grades 9 and older.

Fitters will have one hour total to fit their animal. Only the head of the animal may be clipped in advance or prior to the contest. One junior dairy project member can help restrain the animal, but not help clip the animal.

One top Junior and Senior Fitter will be named by the judge. Trophies for this contest will be provided by TomLu Holstein’s of Horicon. Runner-Up recognition plaques will be donated by the Jim Borchardt Family in Memory of their daughter, Ashley. The top Junior and Senior Fitters qualify to be in the Dairy Youth Recognition Auction on Sunday, August 19th at 11:30 a.m.