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Taylorville, IL 62568
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News Release

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Jersey County 4-H Poultry Show

4-H Poultry Show

Jersey County 4-H members showed their Poultry projects at the 4-H Poultry Show on Saturday, July 8.

4-H members prepared their animals to be rated on a variety of factors including showmanship, quality, fitting and overall care of their animals.

Rachel Meisner served as superintendent of this year’s Poultry show. Our judges were Caroline and Phil Bartz of Winchester.

Those participating in the show: William Yurick of Medora, Sarah Pryor, Emily Pryor, Hannah Pryor of Grafton, Lucy Fritz of Medora, Whitney Lahey of Medora, Kate Heitzig of Jerseyville, Ava Pegram of Godfrey, Natalie Hill of Jerseyville, Kelsey Belcher of Godfrey and Cameron Little of Medora.

 

Grand Champion Poultry

Sarah Pryor

Grand Champion Market Pen

Lucy Fritz

Grand Champion Waterfowl

Cameron Little

Grand Champion Domestics

Cameron Little

 

CLASS CHAMPIONS

Champion Single Pullet

Cameron Little

Reserve Champion

Emily Pryor

Champion Single Cockerel

Sarah Pryor

Reserve Champion

Hannah Pryor

Champion Single Hen

Cameron Little

Reserve Champion

Whitney Lahey

Champion Single Rooster

Ava Pegram

Champion Laying Pen

Ava Pegram

Reserve Champion

Lucy Fritz

Champion Market Pen

Lucy Fritz

Champion Ducks

Cameron Little

Champion Domestics

Cameron Little

Junior Showmanship

Emily Pryor

Senior Showmanship

Cameron Little

 

We thank our trophy sponsors: Buck’s Decorating, Jersey County Grain, Inc., Loellke Plumbing, Inc., and Jessica and Jeremy Little.

For more information about the 4-H Poultry 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: Left to right: Kelsey Belcher, Ava Pegram, Cameron Little, Hannah Pryor, Whitney Lahey, Emily Pryor, Lucy Fritz and Sarah Pryor.

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