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Jersey County 4-H Rabbit Show
July 18, 2017
4-H Rabbit Show
Jersey County 4-H members kicked off a warm Saturday morning with the Rabbit Show. They have worked to prepare 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 Rabbit show. Our judge was Wayne Schafer of Jerseyville.
Those participating were: Ashley Moore of Medora, Cameron Little of Medora, Ava Pegram of Godfrey, Hannah, Emily and Sarah Pryor of Grafton and Whitney Lahey of Medora.
Grand Champion Rabbit
Reserve Grand Champion Rabbit
Best in Show 4-Class Doe
Best in Show 4-Class Buck
Best in Show 6-Class Doe
Best in Show 6-Class Buck
4-Class Sr. Buck—Florida White
4-Class Sr. Buck—Rex
4-Class Sr. Doe—Florida White
4-Class Sr. Doe—Lop
4-Class Sr. Doe—Rex
4-Class Jr. Buck—Rex
4-Class Jr. Doe-Rex
6-Class Sr. Buck—AOB
6-Class Sr. Doe—AOB
Junior Showmanship—Ava Pegram
Senior Showmanship—Whitney Lahey
Trophy sponsors for the 4-H Rabbit Show: Sarginson Family Farms, Parker Farms, LRS Farms and Drainage, Buck’s Decorating, and Kallal Concrete.
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.
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Photo Caption: Left to right: Cameron Little, Champion 6-Class Doe and Buck—Whitney Lahey—Grand Champion Rabbit and Champion 4-Class Doe and Hannah Pryor—Reserve Grand Champion and Champion 4-Class Buck.
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