More Awards Earned at the State Fair
Posted: Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 at 6:21 am
Author: KCII News - Bill Gatchel
More results are being received from the State Fair and Washington County fared well in the competition.
|Jonah Van Roekel of the Kalona Klassics, son of Marty and Marianne Van Roekel of Wellman showed the Champion Other Meat Breeds Ewe in the 4-H Sheep Show. It was an Oxford Ewe. Photo courtesy: Washington County Extension.
|Riley Sieren of the Limecreek Livewires, son of Brian and Michele Sieren of Washington, showed the Champion Angus Heifer at the Iowa State Fair in the 4-H show. Photo courtesy: Washington County Extension.
In the livestock division, local youth were able to earn 11 champions or reserve champion honors.
Keiffer Sexton of the Highlanders 4-H Club, son of Lyle and Stephanie Sexton of Ainsworth, earned the Champion Beef Showman for 7th-8th grade at the Iowa State Fair last week. Photo courtesy: Washington County Extension.
Out of the 29 taking part in showmanship classes, 15 of them earned purple ribbons – the highest ribbon placing in the class if not chosen as the champion or reserve.
Morgan Brinning of Keota. Photo Courtesy: Washington County Extension.
One of the top prizes went to Morgan Brinning of Keota for having the Grand Champion Market Swine. A total of 193 entries by 51 youth were judged over the course of the Fair.
State Fair Awards