Seven Iowa Youth receive Iowa Beef Heifer Awards

Seven Iowa youth from four Iowa counties were recognized for their achievements with their purebred breeding heifer projects at the 2016 Iowa State Fair. The Iowa Beef Heifer Award is designed to honor outstanding youth and future leaders of the beef industry. This program evaluates leadership and involvement in ...

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"Desperado" takes home title of 2016 Super Bull

“Desperado” rules Iowa State Fair’s 2016 Super Bull contest AMES, IOWA – The winner of the Iowa State Fair’s “Super Bull Contest” is a Black Angus bull named “Desperado.” Desperado is owned by John and Emily Putney and family of Gladbrook. Desperado weighed in at 2,972 pounds to take home ...

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