Polk County Fair 4-H, FFA Livestock and Exhibit Showcase Interviews and Photos

Polk County Fair 4-H, FFA Livestock and Exhibit Showcase Interviews and Photos

July 12, 2021 Farm News 0
Erickson’s near finished market barrows at the Polk County Fair.

Tori Erickson kicked off the Polk County 4-H, FFA Livestock & Exhibit Showcase program talking about her pig projects.

Plant Sciences display in the 4-H Exhibit Hall at the Polk County Fair

Marlee Stortroen showed her horse Ciera and how she prepared for the fair.

Ava Grunhovd brought multiple species to the fair and had a busy schedule.

Mary Jo showed her horse William, one of the fastest horses at the Polk County Fair.

Mya Erickson explains her pig projects and what she enjoys about it.

Amelia Iverson showed dairy cattle in the open class show with her brother Micah.

Vinny and Buck enjoying a break from showing at the Polk County Fair

Ella and Lillie Thorvilson told us what they like about showing Vinny and Buck at the fair.

Sawyer Erickson explains his goat project for this year’s fair.

Sidney Erickson had her work cut out for her with cattle and sheep.

Emma Erickson told us more about the difference between marketing and breeding pigs and shares advice for younger showmen.

Sofie Grunhovd explained how to prepare our dairy projects for show day.

Cora Benson’s peg game will be heading to the State Fair

Cora Benson had a show pig and a game with high honors in the exhibit hall.

Hadlee Erickson talks about her pig, Faith, and what she likes about 4-H.

Trinity Erickson talked about what we do to show goats and younger showman should go for their dreams.

Greg Ramberg showed goats and why he likes being in 4-H.

The photo display in the 4-H Exhibit Hall, including Adelle Erickson’s reserve champion picture

Adelle Erickson won the Senior Goat Showmanship and had a picture receive recognition in the exhibit hall.

Sidney Erickson, a helper, Catie Erickson, and Dominic Dufault showing their sheep at the Polk County Fair.

Catie Erickson showed sheep and pigs and told us the details to preparing for the Polk County Fair.

Thank you to Barrick Family Farm, Community Co-op Energy Solutions, Lindfors Insurance Agency, and TDS Fertilizer for making the Polk County Fair 4-H, FFA Livestock & Exhibit Showcase possible!