Breeding Heifer Show results from Sioux Empire Farm Show
Craig Schrader from Tekonsha, MI judged the Breeding Heifer Show at the 56th Annual Sioux Empire Farm Show. Nick Sullivan of Dunlap, IA exhibited the champion breeding heifer, a crossbred, at the Sioux Empire Farm Show Breeding Heifer Show Jan. 31 in Sioux Falls, SD. The reserve champion breeding heifer, a Chi, was exhibited by Ashley Losing of Alpena, SD. A total of 208 head were shown in 30 classes.
Third through 10th places overall were as follows: Tyler Lain, Corydon, IA, crossbred; Breck Grinstead, Wayne, NE, Shorthorn; Tara Thorson, Glenville, MN, crossbred; Matt Royster, Duncombe, IA, Chi; Ashley D. Vogel, Hartley, IA, Shorthorn Plus; Nick Sullivan, Dunlap, IA, Charolais; Cagney A. Effling, Highmore, SD, Simmental; Bayley Kroupa, White Lake, SD, crossbred.
Champions and reserves, respectively, for each of the breeds are as follows: Angus – Sydney Geppert, Mitchell, SD, Danielle Holmes, Luverne, IA; Charolais – Nick Sullivan, Dunlap, IA, Mandy Maurer, Royal, IA; Chi – Ashley Losing, Alpena, SD, Matt Royster, Duncombe, IA; Crossbred – Nick Sullivan, Dunlap, IA, Tyler Lain, Corydon, IA; Hereford – Kelsey A. Repenning, Mitchell, SD, Jason May, Randolph, MN; Limousin – Zach Lindsey, Spirit Lake, IA, Blake Sweeter, Worthing, SD; Limousin Flex – Zach Lindsey, Spirit Lake, IA, Amanda Lindsey, Spirit Lake, IA; Maine Anjou – Mandy Kohlaas, Luverne, IA, Kendal Quandahl, Cresco, IA; Maine Tainer – Paul Miller, Torrington, WY, Matt Purfeerst, Fairbault, MN; Red Angus – Sydney Hein, Valley, NE, Blake Sweeter, Worthing, SD; Shorthorn – Breck Grinstead, Wayne, NE, Sammi Schrag, Marion, SD; Shorthorn Plus – Ashley D. Vogel, Hartley, IA, Atlanta Maronde, York, NE; Simmental – Cagney A. Effling, Highmore, SD, Megan M. Bueltel, Estherville, IA.