Level 5 Judges have judged at the highest level and are capable of handling any size of show.
John CrowleyEast-Central District
John Crowley along with his wife Cynthia and their four children, Christina, Justin, Ryan and Vanessa own and operate Crovalley Holsteins. Crovalley is located in Hastings, Ontario here they milk approximately 100 cows in a new robot facility and crop 1200 acres of land. John and his family are very passionate about showing and exhibiting their cattle at all levels of shows across Canada and the United States which has resulted in numerous All-Canadian and All-American awards. John’s hard work developing Crovalley has resulted in the herd being a two-time Master Breeder Shield recipient. Furthermore, the Crowley Family has been awarded with the Farm Family of the Year Award along with the Peterborough County Achievement Award. Off the farm, John has a love for all sports, especially hockey where he was the captain of his Junior Hockey team and received many personal awards throughout his career. He has continued his involvement hockey as a coach for many teams in the following years. John’s judging career has seen him officiate numerous 4-H shows and Championship shows across Canada. Furthermore, he has judged approximately 35 county shows across Ontario. A highlight of John’s judging career was in 2015 where he had the honour to be the Official Judge for the National Holstein Show at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair. Additionally, John has had the privilege to judge internationally throughout North America, Argentina, Brazil, Peru, Portugal, Mexico and Spain.