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Cheese Days Cow Milking Contest: Black and white and shades of brown
Divinity, a 5-year-old registered Brown Swiss from the Jeremy and Kelsi Mayer Farm, was recently named Grand Champion Brown Swiss at the Green County Fair. Meet Jeremy, Kelsi and Divinity at the Cow Milking Contest at 1 p.m. Saturday of the Cheese Days Festival, held on Sept. 16-18 in downtown Monroe. Visit for a complete schedule of events. (Photo supplied)
MONROE - When it comes to making decisions at the Mayer Homestead Farm on County N west of Monroe, the answers aren't always in black and white. Kelsi Mayer, co-chair of this year's Cheese Days Cow Milking Contest, loves Holstein cows. Her co-chair and husband, Jeremy, is partial to Brown Swiss.