WOW Logistics® selected Kyra Kubehl as the winner of its $1,000 dairy science scholarship. Kubehl is a senior at the University of Wisconsin.
Kubehl is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Dairy Science. After receiving her undergraduate degree, she plans to continue working as a herd manager and advocating for the dairy industry within her community.
Currently, Kubehl is an intern and farmhand at Kubrook Farms. She is also the Dairy Judging Team Coach for Marshall FFA and volunteers at Friends of Marshall Community Library. In addtion to her professional and extracurricular involvement, she maintains a 4.0 grade-point average in her dairy-related courses.
In the future, Kubehl aspires to enhance dairy products through improvements to milk production and daily farm management. She plans to leverage her knowledge to improve milk quality, which results in higher caliber finished dairy products.
“Kyra is determined to increase consumer and community support of dairy and agriculture through education and involvement,” said Amanda Lindberg, Vice President of Marketing at WOW Logistics. “We are excited for her to grow in her career and make a positive impact on the dairy industry.”
WOW Logistics’ $1,000 dairy science scholarship was established in 2010 and is awarded annually to a qualifying student seeking a degree in the dairy or food science fields from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.