2008 Iowa State Fair Results

MINIATURE HEREFORD SHOW DEBUTS AT IOWA STATE FAIR

Split Creek Ranch, North Platte, Neb., exhibited the Grand Champion Bull at the inaugural Miniature Hereford show on August 14, at the 2008 Iowa State Fair. The two year old bull was first selected Champion Year Old.

Reserve Champion bull honors went to Meadowview Farm/Fordyce Farm, Byesville, Ohio, with their Champion Junior Bull Calf. The Iowa Champion Bull banner went to Strong Miniature Herefords, Montezuma with their February bull calf.

Grand Champion Heifer went to KP Ranch, Tekamah, Neb., with their Champion Summer Senior Heifer. Reserve Champion Heifer was awarded to Split Creek Ranch. Iowa Champion Heifer was exhibited by Grid Iron Mini’s of Ackley.

This is the first year for the Miniature Herford Show which featured 16 exhibitors and 79 head of cattle.

Miniature Hereford Division Champions included:
Champion Pre-Junior Prospect Steer- Hickory Hill Cattle Co., Bondurant
Reserve Pre-Junior Prospect Steer- Coder’s BLR Ranch, Anamosa
Champion Pre-Junior Market Steer- Strong Miniature Herfords, Montezumea
Reserve Pre-Junior Market Steer-Megan Ulrich, Pioneer, Ohio
Champion Junior Heifer Calf-KP Ranch, Tekamah, Neb.
Reserve Champion Junior Heifer Calf- Eagle Rock Miniature Herefords, Heborn, Ind.
Champion Fall/Winter Senior Heifer- Split Creek Ranch, North Platte, Neb.
Reserve champion Fall/Winter Senior Heifer-Split Creek Ranch, North Platte, Neb.
Champion Summer Senior Heifer- KP Ranch, Tekamah, Neb.
Reserve Champion Summer Senior Heifer- Salt Creek Ranch LLC, Collbran, Colo.
Champion Spring Senior Heifer- Split Creek Ranch,North Platte, Neb.
Reserve Champion Senior Heifer- KP Ranch, Tekamah, Neb.
Champion Cow/Calf- Meadowview Farm/Fordyce Farm, Byesville, Ohio
Reserve Champion Cow/Calf-KP Ranch, Tekamah, Neb.

Champion Junior Bull Calf- Meadowview Farm/Fordyce Farm, Byesville, Ohio
Reserve Champion Junior Bull Calf- KP Ranch, Tekamah, Neb.
Champion Fall & Winter Senior Bull Calf- Dry Hollow Ranch, Silt, Colo.
Champion Summer Senior Bull- Eagle Rock Miniature Herefords, Heborn, Ind.
Reserve Champion Summer Senior Bull-J Bar W Cattle Co., Elizabeth, Colo.
Champion Spring Senior Bull-KP Ranch, Tekamah, Neb.
Reserve Champion Spring Senior Bull-J Bar Cattle Co., Elizabeth, Colo.
Champion Two Year Old Bull-Split Creek, North Platte, Neb.
Reserve champion Two Year Old Bull-KP Ranch, Tekamah, Neb.

The Iowa State Fair ended August 17. “State Fair Time” in 2009 is set August 13-23. For more information, call 800/545-FAIR or visit iowastatefair.org.

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