Angus Champions selected at 2015 Iowa State Fair

Farm Forum

Angus entries competed for top honors at the 2015 Iowa State Fair Angus Show, August 18 in Des Moines, Iowa. Randy Daniel, Colbert, Ga., evaluated the 225 entries, which included 173 females, 47 bulls and five cow-calf pairs.

Woodruff Cherokee 34 claimed grand champion bull honors. Woodruff Angus Farm, Milton, Iowa, owns the May 2013 son of S A V Brave 8320. He first claimed senior champion.

Silveiras Esquire 3544 was named reserve grand champion bull. Silveira Bros., Firebaugh, Calif., and Webster Farms, Walker, Iowa, own the November 2013 son of Silveiras Style 9303 that earlier won reserve senior champion.

2K Blackcap 1904 captured grand champion female and senior calf champion for Richard Keene Jr., Potosi, Wis. She’s a September 2014 daughter of EXAR Classen 1422B.

Jordan Johnson, Fort Dodge, Iowa, claimed reserve grand champion female. PVF Proven Queen 4088 is a March 2014 daughter of PVF Insight 0129 and first won junior champion.

Courtney Younge, Ventura, Iowa, owns the grand champion cow-calf pair. Younge Greiman Hotz Lady 322 is a January 2013 daughter of Dameron First Class. A March 2015 heifer calf sired by Wright SCC Bootlegger 0522 completes the winning pair.

Tiffany Faust, Strawberry Point, Iowa, owns the reserve grand champion cow-calf pair. RB Ruth 096-3158 is a March 2013 daughter of Connealy Confidence 0100. A March 2015 heifer calf sired by S A V Brilliance 8077 is at side.