John DeVries » Level 3 Judges

Level 3 Judges are capable of judging 4-H Regional Shows, County Shows & International assignments.

John DeVries

East-Central District
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Biographical Info

John DeVries and his wife, Alice own and operate Willdina Farms in Bowmanville, Ontario. John bred and developed this Master Breeder herd that featured Holsteins and Jerseys which was dispersed in May 2015. Since the herd dispersal, John has been involved with buying and raising Holstein heifers and has also established a purebred Angus herd. John has had many highlights through his career, including breeding Willdina Jade Bee, the All-American Jersey in 2014 who was also Supreme Champion of the Junior Show at World Dairy Expo. John’s judging career has seen him officiate at 50 4-H achievement shows and many 4-H championship shows. He has also judged multiple County shows, Breeders Cups’ and Jersey shows, including the Jersey Championship Show in Stratford and the Quinte Championship Show in Belleville. Some of John’s judging highlights have been judging internationally in Peru, South Africa and Portugal. John is extremely involved within the dairy industry including being a member on the Semex board for 7 years and the Holstein Canada Show Committee.

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