4-H beef tips dollar scales at Drumheller Show & Sale
Fun was had by all at the annual Drumheller District 4-H Beef Show and Sale on Monday, June 5. 29 members walked away with an average overall price of $3.09 per pound.
Kennedy Paget won Grand Champion as well as the junior grooming and showmanship categories. Her 1,342 lb steer was sold to Western GM in Drumheller for $4.75 per pound.
Runner-up Reserve Champion was claimed by Corbyn Stoneman with his 1,285 pound steer which sold for $4.25 per pound to Westergard Ford in Drumheller.
Best rate of gain went to Zoe Avramenko and the Best Pen of Three went to the Rumsey-Rowley Beef Club.
For seniors, McKenzie Paget won first in grooming, showmanship and judging. Her brother Jace Paget also won first in grooming and showmanship in the intermediate age group.
The intermediate judging competition first place winner was Amanda Holowath with Cole Morlock in reserve position.
Reserve junior grooming went to Carson Morlock. For the intermediate grooming, Jace Paget claimed top place with Corbyn Stoneman as reserve champion.
For junior showmanship, Kennedy Paget claimed grand champion and reserve champion went to Cadynce Richmond. Intermediate showmanship winner was Jace Paget with Braden Best in second. In the senior age group, McKenzie Paget placed first with Brett Holowath taking second.
Lastly, Grand Champion Female went to Liam McDougald with Amanda Holowath in reserve.
During the supper before the sale, Quinn Nelson and Liam McDougald shared the $500 Carlie Bell Memorial Scholarship.
There was no stall decorating com- petition within the district as it is the 100 year celebration of 4-H in Alberta.
In honour of the 100 year mark, the Drumheller District has organized an event to celebrate.
It will be located in Rowley on Saturday, June 10 starting at 2:00 p.m. At 6:30 p.m. 4-H centennial singer and songwriter Blake Reid will be on scene to perform. He created the song ‘Room to Grow’ in celebration of the milestone.
For tickets contact Melanie Nelson at 403-772-0000, Koren McDougald at 403-823-4048, or Janice Hoover at 403364-2040.
Reserve Grand Champion Corbyn Stoneman sold his 1,285 lb steer to Tiffany Andrew and Steve O’Dwyer of Drumheller Westergard Ford for $4.25 per pound.
Grand Champion Kennedy Paget sells her 1,342 lb steer for $4.75 per pound to Doug Lubinski of Western GM in Drumheller.