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Monday, 12 August 2013 14:22

Top Honors Awarded in Iowa State Fair 4-H Poultry Competition

DES MOINES, IA (08/10/2013)(readMedia)-- 4-H members from across Iowa received honors in the 4-H Poultry Show held Thursday at the 2013 Iowa State Fair. Sydney Klimesh of Calmar showed the Grand Champion Market Broiler, and the Reserve Champion Market Broiler was shown by Gage Weber of Winthrop.

Additional results below:

Champion American: Attylissa Bailey, Hamilton

Reserve Champion American: Avery Martensen, Onslow

Champion Asiatic: Justin Fisch, Zwingle

Reserve Champion Asiatic: Sydney Hansen, Onslow

Champion Mediterranean: Alex Martens, Wyoming

Reserve Champion Mediterranean: Tommee Pelky, Bonaparte

Champion English: Shau Landt, Charles City

Reserve Champion English: Attylissa Bailey, Hamilton

Champion Continental: Elijah Pasker, Runnells

Reserve Champion Continental: Sydney Hansen, Onslow

Champion Miscellaneous: Camryn Norton, Knoxville

Reserve Champion Miscellaneous: Trevor Grubb, Ellsworth

Grand Champion Large Fowl: Shau Landt, Charles City

Reserve Grand Champion Large Fowl: Attylissa Bailey, Hamilton

Champion Old English: Jayce Malone, Morning Sun

Reserve Champion Old English: Jayce Malone, Morning Sun

Champion Single Comb Clean Legged: Tanner Hild, Webster City

Reserve Champion Single Comb Clean Legged: Hannah Beekman, Pierson

Champion Rose Comb Clean Legged: Tanner Hild, Webster City

Reserve Champion Rose Comb Clean Legged: Tanner Hild, Webster City

Champion Feather Legged: Tanner Hild, Webster City

Reserve Champion Feather Legged: Clover Churchill, Altoona

Champion Any Other Comb: Camryn Norton, Knoxville

Reserve Champion Any Other Comb: Clover Churchill, Altoona

Grand Champion Bantam: Tanner Hild, Webster City

Reserve Grand Champion Bantam: Tanner Hild, Webster City

Champion Waterfowl: Emma Dahir, Minden

Reserve Champion Waterfowl: Gabe Button, Van Meter

Grand Champion Commercial Fowl: Trey Tempel, Kamrar

Reserve Grand Champion Commercial Fowl: Bobbi Jo Bellmann, Dubuque

Champion Poultry Presentation: Bobbi Jo Bellmann, Dubuque

Reserve Champion Poultry Presentation: Eric Keller, Gladbrook

Champion Junior Showmanship: Lillian Dahir, Minden

Reserve Champion Junior Showmanship: Trey Tempel, Kamrar

Champion Intermediate Showmanship: Emma Dahir, Minden

Reserve Champion Intermediate Showmanship: Marla Grubb, Ellsworth

Champion Senior Showmanship: Tanner Hild, Webster City

Reserve Senior Intermediate Showmanship: Samantha Urmie, Long Grove

Egg Production

1) Trey Tempel, Kamrar

2) Trey Tempel, Kamrar

3) Justin Fisch, Zwingle

The Grand and Reserve Champion Market Broiler, along with 14 other livestock champions, will be auctioned in the prestigious Sale of Champions on Saturday, August 17, at 2 p.m. in the Penningroth Media Center of the Cattle Barn. The event is sponsored by the Iowa Foundation for Agricultural Advancement, a non-profit organization established to encourage the pursuit of agriculture-related careers by Iowa's youth.

Youth Earn Honors in FFA Breeding Swine Show at Iowa State Fair

DES MOINES, IA (08/11/2013)(readMedia)-- Youth from across Iowa captured the spotlight at the FFA Breeding Swine Show on Thursday at the 2013 Iowa State Fair.

Luke Worden of Belmond captured the Champion Commercial Gilt title, while Cole Grings of Wilton took the Reserve Champion Commercial Gilt title.

Elizabeth Jones of Williamsburg received the Supreme Champion Purebred Breeding Gilt title, while the Reserve Champion Purebred Breeding Gilt title went to Austin Hofman of Sioux Center.

Champions in the FFA Breeding Swine Show included:

Champion Berkshire Gilt – Austin Lane, Spragueville

Reserve Champion Berkshire Gilt – Seth Warren, Glenwood

Champion Chester White Gilt – Cole Jamison, Anamosa

Reserve Champion Chester White Gilt – Larame Boysen, Columbus Junction

Champion Duroc Gilt – Elizabeth Jones, Williamsburg

Reserve Champion Duroc Gilt – Amy Sampson, Nevada

Champion Hampshire Gilt – Austin Hofman, Sioux Center

Reserve Champion Hampshire Gilt – Cody Vantiger, Mount Union

Champion Poland China Gilt – Walker Wagener, DeWitt

Reserve Champion Poland China Gilt – Walker Wagener, DeWitt

Champion Spotted Gilt – Bay Boysen, Columbus Junction

Reserve Champion Spotted Gilt – Wyatt Orr, Mediapolis

Champion Yorkshire Gilt – Cole Grings, Wilton

Reserve Champion Yorkshire Gilt – Alexis Delaney, DeWitt

Doubles Defeat Competition in State Fair Horseshoe Contest

DES MOINES, IA (08/12/2013)(readMedia)-- Horseshoe enthusiasts across the Midwest competed in the Doubles State Fair Championship and the Open Singles divisions of the Horseshoe Pitching Tournament held Saturday at the 2013 Iowa State Fair.

The State Fair hosts both Championship and Open Class competitions every Fair day. Division winners are crowned daily. All Horseshoe Pitching competitions take place on the clay courts just east of Farm Bureau Pioneer Hall.

Complete results below:

DOUBLES STATE FAIR CHAMPIONSHIP

Championship Class

1) Ron Rowley, West Des Moines, and LeRoy J. Law, West Des Moines

2) Vern Kollasch, Iowa City, and Bill Sprague, Berwick

3) Joseph Smith, Gladbrook, and Deb Davis, Ankeny

Class A

1) Marvin Dirks, Fonda, and John Ghrist, Des Moines

2) Tom Flores, Des Moines, and Anthony Buttrey, Des Moines

3) Derek Bloodgood, Creston, and Kyle Hines, Prole

OPEN SINGLES

Class A

1) LeRoy J. Law, West Des Moines

2) Vern Kollasch, Iowa City

3) Donald Draker, Hills

Class B

1) Jake Clair, Colo

2) Derek Bloodgood, Creston

3) Jerry Gering, Des Moines

Class C

1) Mike Kelling, Davenport

2) Todd Thompson, Des Moines

3) Jeremiah Johnson, Creston

Class D

1) Todd Baker, Council Bluffs

2) Ramon Scarpino, Des Moines

3) Alison Wenck, Farmington, Minn.

Class E

1) Tyler Wenck, Farmington, Minn.

2) Colton Kollasch, Iowa City

3) Kyle Wenck, Farmington, Minn.

"Nothing Compares" to the 2013 Iowa State Fair, August 8-18. The Fairgrounds are located at East 30th and East University Avenue, just 10 minutes east of downtown Des Moines, and are open 7 a.m. to 1 a.m. each day of the Fair. Exhibit hours may vary. For more information, call 800/545-FAIR or visit iowastatefair.org.

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