Illinois Hereford Tour is fast approaching, August 23 and 24! Everyone should have their Bulletin’s by now, in it on pages 13-14 you will see the schedule of stops, estimated times, information on lodging (Northfield Center 217-523-7900) and information on meals. We need to help all of our hosts as much as possible and give them some RSVP #’s to work with! PLEASE RSVP back to this email if nothing else, with your name, # in your party and if you have any clue on how many of the meals you might make (lunch Saturday, dinner Saturday, breakfast Sunday and lunch Sunday). You can view the Bulletin also at www.illinoishereford.com also.
All the tour stops thank you for your time and attention to assisting us with RSVP’s so they may plan accordingly!
2014 Illinois State Fair Results
Junior Show Results Friday and Saturday:
Champion Horned Hereford Heifer – Junior Show – Jess Hawk Bred by: DeLHawk Cattle Company
Reserve Champion Horned Hereford Heifer – Junior Show – Lauren McMillan Bred by: Lauren McMillan
Champion Polled Hereford Heifer and Grand Champion Land of Lincoln Heifer – Junior Show Garrett Post Bred by: DeLHawk Cattle Company
Reserve Champion Polled Hereford Heifer – Junior Show – Mariah Behrends Bred by: Mariah Behrends/Behrends Farms
Grand Champion Land of Lincoln Steer Braden Musgrave Bred by: Purple Reign Cattle Company
Reserve Champion Hereford Steer and 4th Overall Land of Lincoln Steer: Jared Hinshaw Bred by: Kline Herefords
Open Hereford and Polled Hereford Show Saturday, August 9, 2014
Grand Champion Polled Hereford Heifer Exhibited by: Garrett Post Bred by: DeLHawk Cattle Company
Reserve Grand Champion Polled Hereford Heifer Exhibited by: Jake Bloomberg Bred by: Beatty & Walsh
Grand Champion Polled Hereford Bull Exhibited/Owned by: Perks Ranch, Carter St John, and Green Dorr Farms, MI Bred by: Carter St. John
Reserve Grand Champion Polled Hereford Bull Exhibited by: Lowderman Cattle Company Bred by: Lowderman Cattle Company
Champion Hereford Cow/Calf exhibited Cole Baker ,,bred by Cole Baker.
Lauren McMillan’s Grand Champion Horned Bull was bred by her
Premier Exhibitor: Moffett Farms
Special Recognition of Moffett Farms and Larry Moffett for exhibiting at the Illinois State Fair for 60 years!
Grand Champion Horned Hereford Heifer Exhibited by: Mary Kline Bred by: Mary Kline
Reserve Grand Champion Horned Hereford Heifer
Exhibited by: Jess Hawk Bred by: DeLHawk Cattle Company Grand Champion Horned Hereford Bull
Exhibited by: Lauren McMillan/Rustic Oak Farm Bred by: Lauren McMillan
Reserve Grand Champion Horned Hereford Bull Exhibited by: Perks Ranch Bred by: Perks Ranch
Premier Exhibitor : Sayre Herefords (Tim, Tracie, Seely, Kendi and Kira Sayre)
Open Steer Show Sunday, August 10, 2014
SHELDON captured the Grand Champion Land of Lincoln Steer (Open Show) Exhibited by: Del Adcock and Bred by: Stephens Herefords
Congratulations to ALL the exhibitors, breeders and family/friend support groups! Illinois Herefords have a lot to be proud of!
As always, we are here to keep your membership dollars working! Let us know how we can help you!
Kim Carney Rhodes
Membership Services Manager