reform, research funding and the yet to be
built Idaho National Center for Livestock and
United Dairymen of Idaho in 2011 award-
ed Stouder the “Edward A. Fiez Distinguished
Dairy Herd Improvement Association Service
Award,” for tirelessly serving the dairy in-
dustry throughout his career, as a UDI board
member (12 years), an Idaho Beef Council
member (9 years), Dairymen’s Creamery
Association board member (3 years), and an
Idaho Holstein Association board member (6
years). In addition, he was a member of the
Veterinary Software Group which in the late
1970s developed one of the ﬁ rst computer
record analysis systems in the country. Bill
was also a member of the Academy of Dairy
Veterinary Consultants, an organization he
helped start in the early 1980s.
Bill received numerous awards including
the Idaho Governor’s Award for Excellence
in Agriculture (2007), induction into the
Idaho Dairy Hall of Fame (2004), and induc-
tion into the Southern Idaho Livestock Hall
of Fame (1999).
BUSINESS BouMatic names Prieto
VP of global sales
MADISON, Wisc. – BouMatic ® ,
global dairy equipment and chemical
manufacturer, announces the execu-
tive appointment of Jorge Prieto to vice
president, global sales as part of the
company’s continuing plan to grow sales
and expand distri-
bution into dairy
wide. Prieto came
to BouMatic six
years ago from
Babson Bros. Co.
(Surge) where he
Prieto for expanding
sales in Europe,
Latin America and Asia as vice president,
Born in Chile, Prieto’s career in the
dairy industry started at a milk process-
ing plant in Chile and was followed by
several years of additional dairy related
studies in Denmark and Uruguay.
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