Angus entries competed for top honors at the 2018 Iowa State Fair Angus Show, August 14 in Des Moines, Iowa. Jake Scott, Gordon, Neb., evaluated the 170 entries, which included 139 females, 25 bulls and six cow-calf pairs.

Chestnut Making Bank 207 claimed grand champion bull honors. Hoffman Ranch, Thedford, Neb.; Dawson Johnson, Pipestone, Minn.; and Knox Brothers, Tennyson, Texas, own the February 2017 son of Barstow Bankroll B73. He first claimed junior champion.

TBD The Dean 701 was named reserve grand champion bull. Taylor Duckett, Tipton, Iowa, owns the March 2017 son of S A V Brilliance 8077 that earlier won reserve junior champion.

SCC SCH Ellie’s Girl 734 captured grand champion female and junior champion for Kara Collison, Rockwell City, Iowa. She is a March 2017 daughter of Colburn Primo 5153.

Rowdi Van Zee, Sioux Center, Iowa, claimed reserve grand champion female. PVF Missie 7137 is a March 2017 daughter of Colburn Primo 5153 and first won reserve junior champion.

Wesly Johnson, Pipestone, Minn., owns the grand champion cow-calf pair. Chestnut Peg WJ 659 is a February 2016 daughter of Chestnut PF Fire Ball 234. A February 2018 heifer calf sired by 3F Epic 4631 completes the winning pair.

Will Kiesewetter, Letts, Iowa, owns the reserve grand champion cow-calf pair. JS Black Lass D2 is a January 2016 daughter of McCoy First Class 109-6119. A February 2018 heifer calf sired by Styles Cashed In S8 is at side.

 

A complete list of winners follows:

HEIFERS   139   Shown

Junior Heifer Calf Champion:  PVF Missie 1804

Exhibitor:  Rowdi Van Zee, Sioux Center, Iowa

 

Reserve Junior Heifer Calf Champion:  Moffitt Forever Lady 1802

Exhibitor:  Moffitt Angus Farms, Colfax, Iowa

 

Senior Heifer Calf Champion:  FCF Phyllis 770

Exhibitor:  Tucker Bayer, Ringle, Wis.

 

Reserve Senior Heifer Calf Champion:  Burns Elba 1799

Exhibitor:  Lexie Moore, South English, Iowa

 

Intermediate Champion Heifer:  All Missie 2409

Exhibitor:  Evan Henning, Janesville, Wis.

 

Reserve Intermediate Champion Heifer:  Holtkamp Miss Peg 34E

Exhibitor:  Walker McDermott, Prescott, Iowa

 

Junior Champion Heifer:  SCC SCH Ellie’s Girl 734

Exhibitor:  Kara Collison, Rockwell City, Iowa

 

Reserve Junior Champion Heifer:  PVF Missie 7137

Exhibitor:  Rowdi Van Zee, Sioux City, Iowa

 

Senior Champion Female:  Younges Keymura Katy 674

Exhibitor:  Nyla Wibholm, Dows, Iowa

 

Reserve Senior Champion Female:  PVF Blackcap 6313

Exhibitor:  Brynn Bullerman, Rushmore, Minn.

 

Grand Champion Female:  SCC SCH Ellie’s Girl 734

Exhibitor:  Kara Collison, Rockwell City, Iowa

 

Reserve Grand Champion Female:  PVF Missie 7137

Exhibitor:  Rowdi Van Zee, Sioux City, Iowa

 

BULLS   25   Shown

Junior Bull Calf Champion:  Bullerman Cowboy Up 8038

Exhibitor:  Bullerman Angus, Adrian, Minn.

 

Reserve Junior Bull Calf Champion:  K&J Prosecutor 28

Exhibitor:  Lucas Moser, Larchwood, Iowa

 

Senior Bull Calf Champion:  MES Barnum 715-122

Exhibitor:  Mardee Sadowsky, Eagleville, Mo.

 

Reserve Senior Bull Calf Champion:  MRCC Energy 730 3130

Exhibitor:  Hannah Rogers, Wilton, Iowa

 

Intermediate Champion:  Bull: WAF Shag 2017

Exhibitor:  Weaver Angus Farm, Edwards, Ill., and Woodruff Angus Farm, Milton, Iowa

 

Reserve Intermediate Champion Bull:  HK Tiger 3006

Exhibitor:  Gary Eichhorn Family, Tipton, Iowa

 

Junior Champion Bull:  Chestnut Making Bank 207

Exhibitor:  Hoffman Ranch, Thedford, Neb.; Dawson Johnson, Pipestone, Minn.; and Knox

Brothers, Tennyson, Texas

 

Reserve Junior Champion Bull:  TBD The Dean 701

Exhibitor:  Taylor Duckett, Tipton, Iowa

 

Senior Champion Bull: D K T Fastlane 6425

Exhibitor:  Tyler Orman, Blakesburg, Iowa

 

Reserve Senior Champion Bull:  ONeills Frontiersman 796

Exhibitor:  O’Neill Angus Farm, Logan, Iowa

 

Grand Champion Bull:  Chestnut Making Bank 207

Exhibitor:  Hoffman Ranch, Thedford, Neb.; Dawson Johnson, Pipestone, Minn.; and Knox

Brothers, Tennyson, Texas

 

Reserve Grand Champion Bull:  TBD The Dean 701

Exhibitor:  Taylor Duckett, Tipton, Iowa

 

COW-CALF PAIRS   6   Shown

Grand Champion Cow-Calf:  Chestnut Peg WJ 659

Exhibitor:  Wesly Johnson, Pipetone, Minn.

 

Reserve Grand Champion Cow-Calf:  JS Black Lass D2

Exhibitor:  Will Kiesewetter, Letts, Iowa

 

GROUP CLASSES 

Get-of-Sire:  SydGen Fastlane 3450

Exhibitor:  Houks Angus, Blakesburg, Iowa

 

Produce of Dam:  Dameron Lady 9113

Exhibitor:  Schroeder Angus, Clarence, Iowa

 

PREMIER BREEDER:  Chestnut Angus Farm, Pipestone, Minn.

PREMIER EXHIBITOR:  Chestnut Angus Farm, Pipestone, Minn.

Source: American Angus Association news release