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JUNIOR BEEF BREEDERS BRING BEST HEIFERS TO HARRISBURG
1/11/2009
HARRISBURG – Junior beef exhibitors brought their best heifers to the Pennsylvania Farm Show, exhibiting 252 head in eight breeds on Sunday, Jan. 11. 
 
Judge Dr. Thomas B. Turner of Ohio State University,  analyzed the Hereford, Simmental, Maine-Anjou, and MainTainer classes, while Judge Dan Eversole of Blacksburg, Va.,  judged the Angus, Shorthorn, Limousin, and Red Angus classes. 
 
The judges commented on the quality and soundness of the livestock presented during the show, recognizing the exhibitors’ efforts and desire to be part of production agriculture.
 
Each Pennsylvania breed association sponsored the awards for the corresponding exhibits.
 
For complete show results visit the Farm Show Web site at www.farmshow.state.pa.us and click on “show results.”
 
Jr. Angus Grand Champion Female
Freys KJF Ark Pride S107 exhibited by Katrina Frey, Quarryville, Lancaster Co.
Jr. Angus Reserve Grand Champion Female
P S Playmate 428 763 exhibited by Hannah Grim-Beaver Creek Angus, East Berlin, York Co.
 
Jr. Hereford Grand Champion Female
Lake BJG Flirtini 303T exhibited by Kelsey Diehl, Fairfield, Adams Co.
Jr. Hereford Reserve Grand Champion Female
MAP Miss Delilah exhibited by Troy Longenecker-TAZ Farm, Annville, Lebanon Co.
 
Jr. Limousin Grand Champion Female
EXLR Luvly 170T exhibited by Kelsey Delaplaine, Gettysburg, Adams Co.
Jr. Limousin Reserve Grand Champion Female
CLLL Sydney exhibited by Chelsea Kelly-Maple Lane Farm, Wampum, Lawrence Co.
 
Jr. Maine-Anjou Grand Champion Female
MSC Brooke exhibited by Kurt Fleener, Robesonia, Lebanon Co.
Jr. Maine-Anjou Reserve Grand Champion Female
JRY Alis Alaina exhibited by Justine Yoder-Papas Girls, Conneautville, Crawford Co.
 
Jr. MaineTainer Grand Champion Female
LSC Reba 10T exhibited by Brittany Truax, Hustontown, Fulton Co.
Jr. MaineTainer Reserve Grand Champion Female
Magnolia exhibited by Hannah Zundel-Zundel Farm, New Alexandria, Westmoreland Co.
 
Jr. Red Angus Grand Champion Female
Hain Ms Honey exhibited by Adam Bowman, New Freedom, York Co.
Jr. Red Angus Reserve Grand Champion Female
TRI Chica exhibited by Tori Dietrich, Strausstown, Berks Co.
 
Jr. Shorthorn Grand Champion Female
MCC Queen of Diamonds exhibited by Nicole McEhaney-McElhaney Club Calves, Jamestown, Crawford Co.
Jr. Shorthorn Reserve Grand Champion Female
TF Rodeo’s Blond Ambition exhibited by Ryan Nolt, New Holland, Lancaster Co.
 
Jr. Simmental Grand Champion Female
MF Miss Black Fancy T110 exhibited by Caitlin M. Wolfgang-Messick Farms, Middletown, Dauphin Co.
Jr. Simmental Reserve Grand Champion Female
MF Miss Built Right U553 exhibited by Caitlin M. Wolfgang-Messick Farms, Middletown, Dauphin Co.
 
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For photos of this event, click here.