Victor Medina

Hometown: Perris, CA
Year: Sophomore

Major: Animal Science, minor in Agriculture Business
How long working at the dairy: Since January 2015
Career Goal: My career goal is to work in the Dairy Industry, and be a Stock Contractor.
Favorite Thing about working at the dairy: My favorite thing about working at the dairy is being part of the dairy management team, and having the opportunity of getting the hands on experience and learning more about the dairy cattle and the industry.


Jack Strozzi Heckler
Hometown:Valley Ford, CA
Year: Sophomore
Major: Plant & Soil Science
How longworking at the dairy:Since Spring 2015
Career Goal: Military Aviation and to become a Pesticide Control Advisor (PSA) after service.
Favorite thing about the dairy: My favorite thing about the dairy is how I get watch the sun rise during a morning shift.













Elmer Bustillos
Hometown: Atwater
Year: Sophomore
Major: Animal Science
How long working at the dairy: Since Spring 2016.
Career goal: Manage a dairy of beef cattle operation.
Favorite thing about the dairy: Being able to learn and work with such a great group of people


Jackie Wagner
Hometown: Santa Clarita
Year: Junior
Major: Animal Science
How long working at the dairy: Since Spring 2016.
Career goal: To go into veterinary medicine or equine therapy.
Favorite thing about the dairy: I have enjoyed all the people I’ve met and the relationships that I have formed with them. I also have been so grateful for all the learning opportunities presented daily.

Kate Carlson
Hometown: South Lake Tahoe, CA
Year: Senior
Major: Animal Science
How long working at the dairy: Since Spring 2016
Career goal: I hope to earn my Masters degree in dairy science, and eventually manage a dairy in the future.
Favorite thing about the dairy: Having no prior experience in any agriculture field, I have enjoyed learning how a dairy operates. I have made great friends through this experience, and have loved every minute of it!


Ty Renati
Hometown: Petaluma
Year: Junior
Major: Ag Business
How long working at the dairy: Since Fall 2016
Career goal: Dairy Farm
Favorite thing about the dairy:
My favorite thing to do on the dairy is operate different pieces of equipment.  Like the bobcat and all of its attachments.  


Sierra Todd
Hometown: Santa Rosa, CA
Year: Junior
Major: Animal Science, Pre-Vet Pathway
How long working at the dairy: Since April 2016
Career Goal: Large animal veterinarian, possibly specialize in sport horse medicine
Favorite thing about the dairy: My favorite thing about the dairy is the hands-on experience I have gained with the dairy cows and being able to work so directly with them. Each one has their own personality and it’s been awesome to learn about each cow.


Ciara Babcock
Hometown: Bieber, Ca
Year: Senior
Major: Agriculture Business
How long working at the dairy: Since June of 2016.
Career goal: I plan to work in agriculture appraisal or lending, and eventually return home to help run my parents farm.
Favorite thing about the dairy: I enjoy learning about and gaining hands on experience in the organic dairy industry, as well as helping take care of the calves.

Clint Lundell
 









 






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Zach Cahill

Hometown: Fortuna, CA

Year: Junior

Major: Agriculture Business

How long working at the dairy: Since August 2015

Career Goal: I eventually plan on returning home to the family farm to help manage the dairy.

Favorite thing about the dairy: My favorite thing about the dairy is how I get to compare how things are done at CSUC dairy to my family's dairy back home. Also, being around the friendly staff and cows.