LIVESTOCK SHOW RESULTS
4-H DAIRY SHOW RESULTS
The East Otter Tail County Fair included six Cloverbud cattle and 51 head of dairy cattle in the dairy show held July 26.
Dairy trophy winners included:
-Jr. Dairy Showmanship, Chris Blashack; reserve, Blake Malone.
-Int. Dairy Showmanship, Brittany Bachmann; reserve, Jonathon Schwartz.
-Sr. Dairy Showmanship, Samantha Meyer; reserve, Elizabeth Wippler.
-Champion Dairy Animal, Ashley Bachmann; reserve, Brittany Bachmann.
-Top Grade Calf, Blake Malone; reserve, Dustin Lehman.
-Top Dairy Animal, Ashley Bachmann.
The judge for the dairy show was Linda Hanson of Goodridge, Minn.
4-H GOAT SHOW RESULTS
The 4-H Goat Show was held on July 25. There was one Cloverbud goat and 41 other goats exhibited.
Award winners include:
-Champion Dairy Goat, Matthew Arens; reserve, Kelsi Anderson.
-Champion Boar Goat, Ellen Dauphinais; reserve, Ellen Dauphinais.
-Sr. Goat Showmanship, Hanna Ruckheim; reserve, Megan Dow.
-Int. Goat Showmanship, Megan Arens; reserve, Matthew Arens.
-Jr. Goat Showmanship, Micah Arens; reserve, Isaac Hendrickx.
The judge for the goat show was Kathy Smith, Fort Ripley, Minn.
4-H SWINE SHOW
There were five Cloverbud swine, eight gilts and 24 market swine exhibited at the fair on July 26.
Trophy winners included:
-Champion Market Swine, Gabe Geiser; reserve, Mikayla Geiser.
-Champion Breeding Swine, Dakota McClendon; reserve, Blake Malone.
-Jr. Swine Showmanship, Blake Malone; reserve, Gabe Geiser.
-Int. Swine Showmanship, Dylon Holtti; reserve, Madison Olson.
-Sr. Swine Showmanship, Ellen Dauphinais; reserve, Leah Bauck.
Scott Dethlefsen, of Fergus Falls, was judge for the swine show.
4-H POULTRY SHOW RESULTS
There were six Cloverbuds and 26 poultry exhibits at the poultry show held on July 25.
Trophy winners include:
-Champion Chickens, Brandon Monson; reserve, Caleb Monson.
-Champion Waterfowl, Lacy Jacobson; reserve, Summer Dobratz.
-Champion Turkeys, Brandon Monson; reserve, Caleb Monson.
-Champion Pigeons, Sheila Stafki; reserve, Allison Stafki.
-Jr. Poultry Showmanship, Alexis Wood; reserve, Sheila Stafki.
-Int. Poultry Showmanship, Summer Dobratz; reserve, Madison Olson.
-Sr. Poultry Showmanship, Trent Jahnke; reserve, Katherine Wippler.
The judge for the poultry show was Melvin Rauch, of Stewart, Minn.
4-H BEEF SHOW RESULTS
The 4-H Beef Show held July 26 included zero Cloverbuds, four cow/calf and six prospect calf projects this year. The show also included eight market beef, five beef heifers, and two dairy steer.
Award winners include:
-Champion Market Beef, Zach Milligan; reserve, Logan Milligan.
-Champion Beef Heifer, Shawna Loerzel; reserve, Britney Loerzel.
-Champion Beef Cow/Calf, Lindsey Loerzel; reserve, Emilee White.
-Champion Feeder Dairy Steer, Jacob Ruckheim; reserve, none.
-Champion Dairy Steer, Dustin Lehman; reserve, none.
-Jr. Beef Showmanship, Britney Loerzel; reserve, Jacob Ruckheim.
-Int. Beef Showmanship, Emilee White; reserve, Grace Ruckheim.
-Sr. Beef Showmanship: Jenna White; reserve, Lindsey Loerzel.
The judge for the beef show was Dar Giess, of Pierz, Minn.
4-H RABBIT SHOW RESULTS
Rabbit cages were filled at the fair, with six Cloverbuds and 69 rabbit exhibits.
Award winners were as follows:
-Champion Doe, Heather Weller; reserve, Kelsi Anderson.
-Champion Buck, Kelsi Anderson; reserve, Lauren Oseien.
-Champion Fryers, Megan Dow; reserve, Kelsi Anderson.
-Jr. Rabbit Showmanship, Shelby Meyer; reserve, Micah Arens.
-Int. Rabbit Showmanship, Megan Arens; reserve, Lauren Oseien.
-Sr. Rabbit Showmanship, Kelsi Anderson; reserve, Megan Badinger.
Becky Windt, of Deer River, Minn., judged the event, which was held July 25.
4-H SHEEP SHOW RESULTS
A total of four Cloverbud sheep and 24 head of 4-H sheep were exhibited at this year’s fair on July 25.
Award winners included:
-Champion Market Lamb, Gabe Geiser; reserve, Leah Bauck.
-Champion Ewe, Leah Bauck; reserve, Gabe Geiser.
-Jr. Sheep Showmanship, Gabe Geiser; reserve, Britney Loerzel.
-Int. Sheep Showmanship, none; reserve, none.
-Sr. Sheep Showmanship, Brooke Hendrickx; reserve, Lindsey Loerzel.
The judge for the evening was Marcus Meder, of Dalton.
Preceding the Sheep Show was the Lamb Lead, in which 4-H’ers lead their lambs and are asked questions about the wool and sheep industry. 4-H’ers receiving top honors this year were:
-Sr. Champion, Brooke Hendrickx; reserve, none.
-Jr. Champion, Moriah Geiser; reserve, Gabe Geiser.
4-H HORSE SHOW RESULTS
Thirty-two horses were shown by 26 4-H’ers at the fair on July 27-28.
Trophy winners included:
-Jr. Game Horse Champion, Gretchen Genoch; reserve, Lindsay Hagerty.
-Int. Game Horse Champion, Mikayla Brauch; reserve, Tara Brown.
-Sr. Game Horse Champion, Savannah Paddock; reserve, Emily Gallmeier.
-Horse Training Champion, Kelsey Hagerty; reserve, none.
-Jr. Pleasure Horse Champion: Mikaela Niemi; reserve, Lindsay Hagerty.
-Int. Pleasure Horse Champion: Makayla Brauch; reserve, Mesa Schultz.
-Sr. Pleasure Horse Champion: Mariah Novak; reserve, Kelsey Hagerty.
The judge for this year’s horse show was Andrea Hoff from Callaway, Minn.
4-H DOG SHOW RESULTS
Dog Obedience: Champion, Ellen Dauphinais; reserve, Summer Dobratz.
Dog Showmanship: Champion, Summer Dobratz; reserve, Ellen Dauphinais.
Dog Agility: Champion, Savanna Olson; reserve, Ellen Dauphinais.
Dog Rally: Champion, Emily Gallmeier; reserve, Ellen Dauphinais.
NON-LIVESTOCK SHOW RESULTS
4-H non-livestock exhibit award winners from the 2013 East Otter Tail County Fair, listed by project title, champion and reserve champion, included:
-Jr. Fine Arts: Hailey Wegscheid, Megan Arens.
-Sr. Fine Arts; Kaylee Hughes, Jenna White.
-Jr. Creative Arts: Shelby Meyer, Bailey Jacobson.
-Sr. Creative Arts: Heather Weller, Mariah Novak.
-Jr. Performing Arts: Grace Mindermann, none.
-Sr. Performing Arts: Heather Weller, none.
-Jr. Needle Arts: Anna Meech, none.
-Sr. Needle Arts: Jenna Wegscheid, Abby Sweere.
-Sr. Pets: Summer Dobratz, Heather Weller.
-Sr. Vet Science: Jonathon Schwartz, Elizabeth Wippler.
-Sr. Exploring Animals: Heather Weller, none.
-Sr. Dog: Jenna Wegscheid, none.
-Sr. Youth Leadership: Heather Weller, none.
-Jr. Citizenship: Gabriel Geiserl, Moriah Geiser.
-Sr. Citizenship: Heather Weller, none.
-Sr. Global Connections: Heather Weller, Katherine Wippler.
-Jr. Health: Grace Mindermann, none.
-Sr. Health: Megan Badinger, Heather Weller.
-Sr. Safety: Heather Weller, Emily Gallmeier.
-Jr. Self-Determined: Chris Blashack, Micah Arens.
-Sr. Self-Determined: Jenna Wegscheid, Megan Badinger.
-Jr. Constructed Clothing: Jane Gudmundson, Megan Meyer.
-Sr. Constructed Clothing: Mary Riestenberg, Heather Weller.
-Jr. Constructed Fashion Revue: Megan Arens, Mikayla Geiser.
-Sr. Constructed Fashion Revue: Heather Weller, Elizabeth Wippler.
-Jr. Purchased Clothing: Anna Meech, none.
-Sr. Purchased Clothing: Heather Weller, Kyndall Haman.
-Jr. Purchased Fashion Revue: Anna Meech, none.
-Sr. Purchased Fashion Revue: Kyndall Haman, Alyssa Studer.
-Jr. Plant and Soil Science: Blake Malone, none.
-Jr. Fruit: Hailey Wegscheid, Veronica Schwartz.
-Sr. Fruit: Heather Weller, Megan Badinger.
-Jr. Demonstrations/Illustrated Talks: Clayton Anderson, Anna Meech.
-Sr. Demonstrations/Illustrated Talks: Katherine Wippler, Elizabeth Wippler.
-Jr. Food Revue: Mikayla Geiser, Megan Arens.
-Sr. Food Revue: Matthew Arens, Elizabeth Wippler.
-Jr. Food Preservation: Aaron Lorentz, Hailey Wegscheid.
-Sr. Food Preservation: Matthew Arens, Heather Weller.
-Jr. Food and Nutrition: Micah Arens, Shelby Meyer.
-Sr. Food and Nutrition: Lauren Anderson, Heather Weller.
-Jr. Quilting: Mikayla Geiser, Tiffany Thompson,
-Sr. Quilting: Mary Riestenberg, Kyndall Haman.
-Sr. Consumer Ed.: Heather Weller, none.
-Jr. Home Environment: Moriah Geiser, none.
-Sr. Home Environment: Mary Riestenberg, none.
-Jr. Child Development: Gabe Geiser, Moriah Geiser.
-Sr. Child Development: Heather Weller, Abby Sweere.
-Jr. Tractor: Seth Johnson, none.
-Sr. Tractor: Heather Weller, none.
-Sr. Bicycle: Heather Weller, none.
-Jr. Shop: Chris Blashack, Zachary Siepker.
-Sr. Shop: Dylon Holtti, Nathan Kawlewski.
-Jr. Shooting Sports: Seth Johnson, none.
-Jr. Wildlife: Micah Arens, Seth Johnson.
-Sr. Wildlife: Matthew Arens, Heather Weller.
-Sr. Forest Resources: Nathan Kawlewski, none.
-Jr. Exploring the Environment: Zachary Siepker, none.
-Sr. Exploring the Environment: Heather Weller, none.
-Sr. Geology: Matthew Arens, none.
-Jr. Water and Wetlands: Megan Arens, none.
-Sr. Water and Wetlands: Heather Weller, none.
-Jr. Fishing Sports: Shelby Meyer Gabe Geiser
-Jr. Entomology Shelby Meyer, Megan Arens.
-Sr. Entomology: Heather Weller, none.
-Jr. Photography: Emilee White, Molly Swanz.
-Sr. Photography: Heather Weller, Summer Dobratz.
-Sr. Lawn and Landscape: Mary Riestenberg, none.
-Jr. Vegetable Gardening: Jane Gudmundson, Bailey Jacobson.
-Sr. Vegetable Gardening: Megan Badinger, Summer Dobratz.
-Jr. Flower Gardening: Megan Arens, Maggie Ingebrand.
-Sr. Flower Gardening: Megan Badinger, Summer Dobratz.
-Jr. Indoor Gardening: Anna Meech, Hailey Wegscheid.
-Sr. Indoor Gardening: Jenna Wegscheid, Jonathon Schwartz.