Ironman, Remetee Top Louisville National Hereford Show
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – WCC WOF Ironman U302 won the champion bull honors and JB Remetee 213 topped the female show at the National American International Livestock Exposition Thursday, Nov. 18, in Louisville.
Don Boggs, Manhattan, Kan., judged the 223-head show, and said, “This is an outstanding show. The breeders have done a good job bringing both bulls and heifers that look good in the ring and on paper.”
Ironman was slapped grand champion after winning the senior bull division. He is a February 2008 son of WCC Slam Dunk R26 ET owned by Chad Wilson, Cloverdale, Ind., and Hunter Hamilton, Heltonville, Ind. Daniel and Robin Riker, Ionia, Mich., and BJ Herman & Sons, Edgerton, Ohio, claimed the reserve champion bull title with SSF RLB Onkey 122L 949 850ET by Remitall Online 122L.
Karey Howes, Taneytown, Md., exhibited JB Remetee 213 to the champion female title after being named champion junior yearling heifer. She is a February 2009 daughter of Purple Millsap 45S. Mariah Behrends, San Jose, Ill., with JBC Crane Victory 954 ET by CH Enuff Prophet 2913 was chosen reserve champion female after winning the intermediate division.
In the cow-calf show, Gary Allen Taylor III, Winchester, Ky., with TF Maui Ann 237 819 ET were chosen champion cow-calf pair. TF Maui Ann is an April 2008 daughter of C Maui Jim ET. She showed with a March heifer calf at side by Beckley 758P Ontime 934S. Oak Ledge Farm, Belmont, N.H., won the reserve banner with KEB Kira Kilo 002S by NS Lakes Kilo 002. She showed with a May heifer calf at side by UPS TCC Nitro 1ET.
The premier breeder banner went to Purple Reign Cattle Co. and the premier exhibitor was Doug Le Tourneau. DeLHawk Herefords, Earlville, Ill., won first-place get with a group sired by CH Enuff Profit 2913.
The junior show was Sunday, Nov. 14, and Mark Hoge, Good Hope, Ill., judged the 81 entries. Karey Howes and JB Remetee 213 also won grand champion female in the junior show. Reserve champion went to Anna Krieger, Universal, Ind., with Kriegers Hard Candy 3W ET, a December 2009 daughter of SR CG Hard Rock 5073.
To view complete results of the 2010 National American Livestock Exposition National Hereford Show visit www.hereford.org.
Additional division results
Spring calf champion heifer: Michigan State University, E. Lansing, Mich., with MSU Apollonia 39X ET by CRR About Time 743.
Reserve spring calf champion heifer: Doug LeTourneau, Gallatin, Tenn., with C&M New Mexico Lady 0045 by GO 3196 Advance T9.
Junior calf champion heifer: Karey Howes and Purple Reign Cattle Co., Toulon, Ill., with KPH Purple Snooki 002 by THM Durango 4037.
Reserve junior calf champion heifer: Trent George, Niles, Mich., with WRB Delhawk Amber 210 ET by CRR About Time 743.
Fall calf champion heifer: Purple Reign Cattle Co. and Drew Schmidt, Taneytown, Md., with DNT Purple Babbs 101W ET by UPS TCC Nitro 1ET.
Reserve intermediate champion heifer: Matthew Compton, Greenfield, Ind., with MSC Ramseys Sylvia Powerload by AA Powerload.
Spring yearling champion heifer: Pleasant View Ranch, Posen, Mich., with MSU Queen 48W by Boyd First Class 6040.
Reserve spring yearling champion heifer: Matt Woolfolk, Jackson, Tenn., and Doug Le Tourneau with S&S Miss Lamp 714W by NJW 94J Boulder 51M.
Reserve junior yearling champion heifer: Nicole and Danielle Starr, Manawa, Wis., with MSU Keepsake 24W ET by BR Moler ET.
Senior yearling champion heifer: Matthew Blankenship, Nolensville, Tenn., with RC Ms Chekota 862 by MHW Chekota 512.
Reserve senior yearling champion heifer: Hunter Hamilton, Heltonville, Ind., with WCC Dixie U320 ET by JCS Showtime.
Spring calf champion bull: Ike Redden, Bloomington, Ind., with Redden 743 Just N Time X02 by CRR About Time 743.
Reserve spring calf champion bull: River Circle Farm, Hartsville, Tenn., with RC Rock Solid 107 by RC Rock On 753.
Junior calf champion bull: DeLHawk Cattle, Earlville, Ill., and Happ Herefords, Mendota, Ill., with DeLHawk Kahuna 1009 ET by CH Enuff Prophet 2913.
Reserve junior calf champion bull: Terrace Farms, Lexington, N.C., with TF Rock Solid 10S 279R 208X ET by GH Rambo 279R.
Fall calf champion bull: River Circle Farm with RC MS Wallace 975 ET by BR DM CSF Wallace ET.
Reserve fall calf champion bull: Chad Wilson, Cloverdale, Ind.; Flatter Hereford Farms, Yellow Springs, Ohio; and WDF Cattle Co., Yellow Springs, Ohio, with WCC Young Money W326 ET by DB Grand Slam.
Intermediate champion bull: Desiree Davis, Mooresville, Ind., with DAD Lawman 15W by GH Neon 17N.
Champion yearling bull: Able Acres, Wingate, Ind.; Mud Creek Farms, German Valley, Ill.; and Thousand Hills Herefords, Stockton, Ill., with AA Airline 972 ET by Remitall Online 122L.
Reserve yearling champion bull: Oak Ledge Farm, Belmont, N.H., with KEB Erec E Deal 609W by H Easy Deal 609 ET.