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Taylorville, IL 62568
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Jerseyville, IL 62052
Phone: 618-498-2913
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Carlinville, IL 62626
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News Release

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Jersey County 4-H Beef Show

4-H BEEF SHOW

On Monday, July 10 Jersey County 4-H members showed their beef projects at the 4-H Beef Show. 4-H members prepared their animals to be rated on a variety of factors including showmanship, quality, fitting and overall care of their animals.

This year’s participants were: Chase Meisner, Khloee Hall, Justin Wadlow, Adlai Schetter, Clayton Poppe, Cole Spencer, Ashley Moore, Jamie Moore, Ted Heitzig, Cody Heitzig, Simon Sarginson, Tommy Wilson, Brett Schiller, Clayton Richey, Bailey Wadlow, Taylor Richey, Sarah Richey, Jenna Moore, Bo Richey, Haley Hunter, Brianna Walsh, Tyler Parker, Lauren Parker, Clay Wadlow, Jocelyn Krueger, Wyatt Jones, Dylan Torrey, Elaina Walsh and Kiley Beth Kirchner.

Tom Moore of Jerseyville served as superintendent for this year’s show and Jess Smithers of Blue Mound, IL was the judge and awarded the following winners:

Grand Champion Heifer

Chase Meisner of Jerseyville

Reserve Grand Champion Heifer

Tyler Parker of Dow

Grand Champion Market Beef

Wyatt Jones of Jerseyville

Reserve Grand Champion Market Beef

Dylan Torrey of Jerseyville

Class Champions

Champion Angus Heifer

Chase Meisner of Jerseyville

Reserve Champion

Justin Wadlow of Jerseyville

Champion Shorthorn Heifer

Clayton Poppe of Jerseyville

Reserve Champion Heifer

Clayton Poppe of Jerseyville

Champion AOB/Crossbred Heifer

Clayton Poppe of Jerseyville

Reserve Champion AOB/Crossbred Heifer

Clayton Poppe of Jerseyville

Champion Crossbred Bull

Sarah Richey of Jerseyville

Champion Simmental Heifer

Sarah Richey of Jerseyville

Reserve Champion Simmental Heifer

Tommy Wilson of Piasa

Champion Hereford Heifer

Tyler Parker of Dow

Reserve Champion Hereford Heifer

Lauren Parker of Dow

Champion Market Beef

Champion Simmental Market Beef

Wyatt Jones of Fieldon

Reserve Champion Simmental

Clayton Richey of Jerseyville

Champion Angus Market Beef

Taylor Richey of Jerseyville

Champion Hereford Market Beef

Jocelyn Krueger of Jerseyville

Reserve Champion Hereford Market Beef

Jenna Moore of Jerseyville

Champion Shorthorn Market Beef

Khloee Hall of Kane

Reserve Champion Shorthorn Market Beef

Clayton Poppe of Jerseyville

Champion AOB/Crossbred Market Beef

Dylan Torrey of Jerseyville

Reserve Champion AOB/Crossbred Market Beef

Kiley Beth Kirchner of Jerseyville

Intermediate Showmanship

Taylor Richey of Jerseyville

Senior Showmanship

Clayton Poppe of Jerseyville

 

The 4-H program thanks the following sponsors for their support of the Beef Show.

Triple B Angus, Jerseyville Banking Center, Beatty-Walsh Show Cattle, Wm. Nobbe & Company, Jersey County Grain, Inc., Fessler Farms, TriCounty FS, Inc. Jefferson Trailer Sales LLC, W.A. Rice Seed Company, Farmers State Bank, Buck’s Decorating, Parker Farms,

For more information about the 4-H Beef Show or any other 4-H opportunity, please contact University -of Illinois Extension, Jersey County Office at 618-498-2913.

University of Illinois Extension provides practical education that help people, businesses and communities solve problems, develop skills and build a better future. For more information visit the Unit 18 website at http://web.extension.illinois.edu/cjmm or contact your local Extension office.

University of Illinois Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and employment.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this program, please contact our office. Universidad de Illinois ofrece igualdad de oportunidades en programas y empleo.  Si usted necesita un ajuste razonable para participar en este programa, por favor póngase en contacto con nuestra oficina.

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Photo Caption: Reserve Grand Champion Heifer was won by Tyler Parker of Dow. Pictured with Tyler are Judge Jess Smithers, Michelle Parker, Lauren Parker and Pat Parker

Source: Judy Benz, 4-H Program Coordinator, 618-498-2913, benz@illinois.edu

Local Contact: Judy Benz, Program Coordinator, 4-H and Youth Development, benz@illinois.edu