Dozens of Madison County 4-H exhibitors participated in the 2020 Fair Special Edition: Iowa 4-H and FFA Livestock Show.

In Commercial/Fancy Rabbits (Jr. Buck Fancy) Marshall Eddleman of the Madison County Shooting Stars 4-H club was awarded Best of Breed, Best of Group. Eddleman also earned Best of Breed, Best of Variety for his Jr. Buck Commercial rabbit. Eddleman’s Jr. Doe Commercial rabbit was awarded Best of Breed, Best Opposite Sex of Variety. His Sr. Doe Fancy rabbit earned Best of Variety, Best Opposite Sex of Variety. 

In Western Horsemanship, Exhibitor grade 7, Karly Christensen of the Madison County Shooting Stars 4-H club was awarded Champion Junior Horsemanship. Christensen also earned Res. Champion Junior Trail (Gr. 5-8) and Trail Champion (Gr. 7) in the Trail - Exhibitor grades 7 exhibition. Christensen was named Western Pleasure Champion Grade 7 in that class; she also earned the award for Reserve Champion Western Walk/Trot (Grade 7).

In Ranch Horse Walk/Trot, grades 9-12, Katelyn Puderbaugh of the Madison County Shooting Stars 4-H clubwas awarded Champion Senior Ranch Horse Walk/Trot. Puderbaugh also was named Hunt Seat Equitation Reserve Champion (Grade 9-10) in that class, as well as Ranch Horse Western Pleasure Champion (Grade 9-10), Ranch Horse Western Pleasure Senior Champion. Puderbaugh earned Reserve Champion Senior Horsemanship in the Western Horsemanship class.

In Western Pleasure (Gradede 9), Taylor Jensen of the Penn Prize Winners 4-H club was named Western Pleasure Champion (Grade 9). 

In the Market Swine show’s Crossbred Market Barrows division, Clair Lauterbach of the Jefferson Lee Jades 4-H club was awarded Champion Mediumweight Market Barrow. 

At the beef show, Lauterbach’s Crossbred Steers Division II, in the Market Beef group, was awarded Division II Reserve Champion Crossbred Steer, and Reserve Grand Champion Steer. 

At the poultry show, Carissa Gerwig of the Crawford Hillsiders 4-H club was awarded Continental Res. Champion for her Continental pullet in the Breeding Chickens group. Gerwig’s English pullet was awarded English Champion. Gerwig’s entry in the Miscellaneous pullet class in the Breeding Chickens group was awarded Miscellaneous Reserve Champion. 

Josephine Burkett of the Scottish Farm Feeders 4-H club was awarded English Reserve Champion for her English cockerel. Burkett also earned Grand Champion Commercial Fowl for her White Egg Layer entry in Production Poultry. 

At the Communication show, Molly Champion of the Jefferson Lee Jades 4-H club earned the Excellence award for an Educational Presentation, “How I Made an App”. Daniel Howell, also of the Jefferson Lee Jades, earned the Excellence award for an Educational presentation called “Organic”. Howell also earned Recognition for his Extemporaneous Speaking entry.

Josephine Burkett of the Scottish Farm Feeders 4-H club earned the Merit award for her Education Presentation on Tiny Houses. 

Caitlin and Emma of the Crawford Hillsiders 4-H club earned Recognition for their Educational Presentation called “Thank You 4-H!”. 

Full results of Madison County exhibitors follow.

Livestock Awards

Beef Show: Breeding Beef

Angus: Purple—Jacob Honkomp, Sharp Shooters. Blue—Emma Deppe, Crawford Hillsiders; 

Charolais Percentage: Blue—Blake Reynolds, Penn Prize Winners.

Simmental: Purple—1. Allyson Boyle, Ohio Future Feeders. 

Foundation Simmental: Purple—2. Allyson Boyle, Ohio Future Feeders. 

Beef Show: Market Beef

Angus: Blue—Emma Deppe, Crawford Hillsiders.

Crossbred Steers Division I: Blue—Allyson Boyle, Ohio Future Feeders; 3. Brady Reynolds, Penn Prize Winners.

Crossbred Steers Division II: Purple—2. Clair Lauterbach, Jefferson Lee Jades.

Market Heifers: Purple—Nick Benshoof, Madison County Herdsmen.

Horse Show:

English Pleasure / Equitation / Walk-Trot

Hunter Under Saddle - Exhibitor grades 7-8: Purple—Kara Flickinger, Penn Prize Winners; Karly Christensen, Madison County Shooting Stars; 

Hunter Under Saddle - Exhibitor grades 9-10: Purple—Allison Beatty, Penn Prize Winners. Blue—Taylor Jensen, Penn Prize Winners; Katelyn Puderbaugh, Madison County Shooting Stars.

Hunt Seat Equitation - Exhibitor grades 7-8: Blue—Kara Flickinger, Penn Prize Winners.

Hunt Seat Equitation - Exhibitor grades 9-10: Purple—Allison Beatty, Penn Prize Winners; 2. Katelyn Puderbaugh, Madison County Shooting Stars.

English Walk / Trot - Exhibitor 9-10: Purple—Taylor Jensen, Penn Prize Winners; Allison Beatty, Penn Prize Winners.

Horse Show: Halter 

Halter Mares (8 yrs and over): Purple—3. Karly Christensen, Madison County Shooting Stars.

Horse Show:

Ranch Horse / Western Pleasure 

Ranch Horse Western Pleasure - Exhibitor grades 9-10: Purple—1. Katelyn Puderbaugh, Madison County Shooting Stars; 

Western Pleasure - Exhibitor grade 7: Purple—1. Karly Christensen, Madison County Shooting Stars. White—Kara Flickinger, Penn Prize Winners.

Western Pleasure - Exhibitor grade 9: Blue—1. Taylor Jensen, Penn Prize Winners.

Western Pleasure - Exhibitor grade 10: Blue—Allison Beatty, Penn Prize Winners. 

Horse Show:

Ranch Horse / Western Walk-Trot

Western Walk / Trot - grade 7: Purple—2. Karly Christensen, Madison County Shooting Stars.

Western Walk / Trot - grade 9: Blue—3. Taylor Jensen, Penn Prize Winners.

Western Walk / Trot - grade 10: Purple—3. Allison Beatty, Penn Prize Winners.

Ranch Horse Walk / Trot - grades 9-12: Purple—1. Katelyn Puderbaugh, Madison County Shooting Stars.

Horse Show: Trail

Trail - Exhibitor grades 7: Purple—Kara Flickinger, Penn Prize Winners; 1. Karly Christensen, Madison County Shooting Stars. 

Trail - Exhibitor grades 10: Red—Katelyn Puderbaugh, Madison County Shooting Stars.

Horse Show: Western Horsemanship 

Western Horsemanship - Exhibitor grade 7: Purple—1. Karly Christensen, Madison County Shooting Stars.

Western Horsemanship - Exhibitor grade 10: Purple—3. Katelyn Puderbaugh, Madison County Shooting Stars. Blue—Allison Beatty, Penn Prize Winners.

Goat Show: Breeding Meat Goats

Jr. Winter Does (January, 2020): Blue—Charlie Mineart, Penn Prize Winners.

Yearling Does (Sept.1 - Dec. 31, 2018): Purple—3. Blake Reynolds, Penn Prize Winners. Blue—Charlie Mineart, Penn Prize Winners.

Goat Show: Market Meat Goats 

Market Meat Goat: Blue—Blake Reynolds, Penn Prize Winners; Brady Reynolds, Penn Prize Winners.

Poultry Show: Breeding Chickens 

American - pullet: Blue—Carissa Gerwig, Crawford Hillsiders.

Asiatic - hen: Purple—3. Carissa Gerwig, Crawford Hillsiders. 

Continental - pullet: Blue—Carissa Gerwig, Crawford Hillsiders (3 entries).

English - cockerel: Blue—1. Josephine Burkett, Scottish Farm Feeders. 

English - pullet: Blue—1. Carissa Gerwig, Crawford Hillsiders.

Mediterranean - cockerel: Red—1. Lillian Burkett, Scottish Farm Feeders.

Mediterranean - pullet: Blue—3. Carissa Gerwig, Crawford Hillsiders. Red—Carissa Gerwig, Crawford Hillsiders.

Miscellaneous - pullet: Purple—2. Carissa Gerwig, Crawford Hillsiders. 

Poultry Show: Production Poultry

White Egg Layer: Purple—1. Josephine Burkett, Scottish Farm Feeders; 2. Addie Burkett, Scottish Farm Feeders. Blue—Carissa Gerwig, Crawford Hillsiders.

Brown Egg Layer: Blue—Lillian Burkett, Scottish Farm Feeders. 

Rabbit Show: Rabbits (Commercial / Fancy) 

Jr. Buck Commercial: Blue—1. Marshall Eddleman, Madison County Shooting Stars. 

Jr. Doe Commercial: Blue—1. Marshall Eddleman, Madison County Shooting Stars. 

Sr. Buck Fancy: Blue—1. Marshall Eddleman, Madison County Shooting Stars.

Sr. Doe Fancy: Blue— 1. Marshall Eddleman, Madison County Shooting Stars ; 3. Cheyenne McDaniel, Penn Prize Winners (2 entries). 

Jr. Buck Fancy: Blue—1. Marshall Eddleman, Madison County Shooting Stars. 

Sheep Show: Breeding Sheep 

Other Meat Breeds Ewe Lamb Slick-Shorn: Purple—2. Taylor Waltz, Penn Prize Winners.

Black Face Commercial Ewes: Purple—Taylor Waltz, Penn Prize Winners (2 entries). 

Swine Show: Breeding Swine 

Yorkshire: Purple—1. Nevaeh Brown, Penn Prize Winners. 

Poland China: Blue—Taylor Waltz, Penn Prize Winners; Gracelynn Brown, Madison County Herdsmen. 

Crossbred Market Barrows: Purple—1. Clair Lauterbach, Jefferson Lee Jades; 2. Clair Lauterbach, Jefferson Lee Jades.

4-H Static Exhibits

Creative Arts 

Photography: Blue—Moses Hochstetler, Sharp Shooters; Michael Jensen, Crawford Hillsiders; Carissa Gerwig, Crawford Hillsiders. Red—Moses Hochstetler, Sharp Shooters; Hannah Millheim, Jefferson Lee Jades; Carissa Gerwig, Crawford Hillsiders.

Digital Photography Exhibit: Blue—Ava Smith, Penn Prize Winners; Hannah Millheim, Jefferson Lee Jades.

Visual Arts: Blue—Jackson Kimball, Crawford Hillsiders; Jack Morris, Ohio Future Feeders (2 entries). Red—Jackson Kimball, Crawford Hillsiders.

Family & Consumer Sciences

Clothing and Fashion - Constructed / Sewn: Blue—Lillian Burkett, Scottish Farm Feeders; Hannah Millheim, Jefferson Lee Jades. Red—Sophia Millage, Penn Prize Winners.

Clothing and Fashion - Purchased: Blue—Anna Warren, Jefferson Lee Jades.

Food & Nutrition - Prepared Products: Blue—Carissa Gerwig, Crawford Hillsiders; Haley Brant, Ohio Future Feeders.

Food & Nutrition - Educational Display: Blue—Josephine Burkett, Scottish Farm Feeders; Lillian Burkett, Scottish Farm Feeders.

Home Improvement: Blue—Haley Brant, Ohio Future Feeders. White—Joel Green, Madison County Shooting Stars. 

Sewing and Needle Arts - Constructed item: Blue—Sophia Millage, Penn Prize Winners.

Personal Development 

Self-Determined: Blue—Jack Morris, Ohio Future Feeders.

Science, Engineering & Technology 

Woodworking: Blue—Cohen Hansen, Sharp Shooters. Red—Jenna Jones, Penn Prize Winners.