Of Fulton.School: Atholton High...


November 02, 1992

MARK IAGER, 15, of Fulton.

School: Atholton High School.

Honored for: He won "High Individual" in the National 4-H Dairy Judging Contest in Madison, Wis., last month.The award means Mark scored the highest points for an individual in the contest. His father won the same category in 1958.

Contestants judge five breeds of milking cows based on their mammary system, general appearance, dairy character, and body capacity.

Mark, a junior, also was a member of the first-place dairy judging team, which earned an all-expense paid trip to Europe next summer. Mark will also participate in a dairy judging contest in Scotland. Mark lives on an 1,100-acre farm where he helps take care of 400 dairy cows.

Goals: He wants to study dairy science at the University of Maryland, and help his father run the farm after he graduates.

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