Madison Pidgeon raised the 1,308-pound grand champion steer, which sold for $7 a pound to Paris & Washington Insurance, represented by Kelly (left) and Hunter Palmer.
The Columbiana County Fair junior fair market steer, dairy beef feeder and cheese sales were held Aug. 4. The remaining market livestock were sold Aug. 6, so scroll down to see the full sale results.
(Scroll down to see a slide show of the winners’ photos; click on individual youth names to see larger photo.) (Photos by Susan Crowell and Haley Drake)
Aug. 4 and 6, 2016
Sale Total: $560,860.79 Total Lots: 520 CHEESE Number of Lots: 40 Average: $1,472.50/basket with champions; $1,254.05/without Grand champion cheese cow: Bailey Campbell Bid: $6,000/basket Buyer: MAC Trailer Mfg Champion cheese, total pounds: Autumn Whiteleather Bid: $4,500/basket Buyer: Paris & Washington Insurance Champion cheese, yield: Isaac Guy Bid: $2,000/basket Buyer: Witmer’s Feed & Grain DAIRY BEEF FEEDERS Number of Lots: 113 Average: $1.89/pound with champions; $1.86/pound without Grand champion: Kirstin Smith Bid: $3/pound Weight: 615 pounds Buyer: Sarchione Auto Sales Reserve champion: Levi Blake Bid: $3.25/pound Weight: 622 pounds Buyer: Sarchione Chevrolet Bantam showmanship: Maddox French Junior showmanship: Olivia Grubbs Intermediate showmanship/showman of showmen: Kelly Ginnetti Senior showmanship: Cole Courtney STEERS Number of Market Lots: 61 Average: $2.25/pound with champions; $2.07/pound without Number of Carcass Lots: 2 Grand champion: Madison Pidgeon Bid: $7/pound Weight: 1,308 pounds Buyer: Paris & Washington Insurance Reserve champion/Grand champion steer project/Senior steer showmanship and showman of showmen: Isaiah Chestnut Bid: $5.50/pound Weight: 1,385 pounds Buyer: MAC Trailer Mfg. Grand champion carcass: Alexa Baker Bid: $3.75/pound Weight: 1,284 pounds Buyer: Sarchione Auto Sales Reserve champion carcass: Emily McDonald Bid: $3/pound Weight: 1,409 pounds Buyer: Pidgeon Family Farms Reserve champion steer project/Champion Columbiana County born and raised: Emily McDonald Bid: $3/pound Weight: 1,323 pounds Buyer: Paris & Washington Insurance Bantam showmanship: Kamryn Kiko Junior showmanship: Lincoln Urmson Intermediate showmanship: Mitchell Sharp Bantam skillathon: Addyson Blazer Junior skillathon: Daniel McCracken Intermediate skillathon: Macee Mercure Senior skillathon: Megan Drake HOGS Number of Market Lots: 171 Average: $3.56/pound with champions; $3.50 without Number of carcass lots: 2 Grand champion: Kamryn Kiko Bid: $10/pound Weight: 267 pounds Buyer: Sarchione Chevy Reserve champion: Natalie Kornbau Bid: $6.50/pound Weight: 271 pounds Buyer: RL Landscape Group Inc, Row Services, LLC. Grand champion carcass: Bodey Kiko Bid: $4.50/pound Weight: 255 pounds Buyer: Kelly Palmer and Associates Reserve champion carcass: Lainey Mercure Bid: $4/pound Weight: 222 pounds Buyer: Crabb Insurance Outstanding youth hog project/ Senior showmanship/ Division I reserve champion: Hayley McElroy Reserve outstanding youth hog project/ Junior showmanship/ Junior skillathon: Addyson Jones Showman of Showmen/ Intermediate Showmanship: Bodey Kiko Bantam Showmanship: Gavin Berger Intermediate skillathon: Emilee Sanor Bantam skillathon: Maddox French Division I champion: Macee Mercure Division III champion: Tucker Kiko Division III reserve champion: Lainey Mercure LAMBS Number of Market Lots: 37 Average: $4.63/pound with champions; $4.46 without Number of carcass lots: 10 Grand champion: Lainey Mercure Bid: $10/pound Weight: 154 pounds Buyer: NDC Heating and Cooling Reserve champion: Kiersten Burton Bid: $7/pound Weight: 144 pounds Buyer: Paris and Washington Insurance Grand champion carcass: Sarah Jarvis Bid: $3.75/pound Weight: 123 pounds Buyer: Deerfield Farms Service Reserve champion carcass: Ashley Hahn Bid: $3.25/pound Weight: 130 pounds Buyer: Kiko Meats Grand champion outstanding youth project/ Junior Showmanship: Lainey Mercure Reserve champion outstanding youth project/ Intermediate showmanship/ Intermediate skillathon/ Showman of Showmen: Margaret McNicol Senior showmanship: Mackenzie Kiko Bantam Showmanship: Dakota McCracken Senior skillathon: Megan Amos Junior skillathon: Katherine Simon Bantam skillathon: Sarah Baer Rate of Gain: Ashley Hahn GOATS Number of Market Lots: 16 Number of Fudge Lots: 11 Market Goat Average: $2.72/pound with champions; $2.58 without Goat Fudge Average: $386.36/basket with champions; $305.56 without Grand champion: Emmy Jones Bid: $4/pound Weight: 112 pounds Buyer: D & G Mechanical Reserve champion: Ashley Hahn Bid: $3.50/pound Weight: 93 pounds Buyer: Bob Black and Family, Hanoverton Feed and Grain, Rogers Feed and DataCom Grand champion fudge: Darby Miller Bid: $700 Weight: 7 pounds Buyer: Wallace Farms Feed and Drive Thru Reserve champion fudge: Amanda French Bid: $800 Weight: 4.88 pounds Buyer: County Recorder Theresa Bosel Grand champion outstanding youth project/ Bantam skillathon/ Bantam showman/ Rate of gain: Emmy Jones Reserve champion outstanding youth project/ Showman of showmen/ Intermediate showmanship/ Intermediate skillathon: Alissa Baer Junior showmanship: Rachel Thompson Senior skillathon: Ashley Hahn Junior skillathon: Kirkland Miller RABBITS Number of Pens of Three: 10 Average: $55/head with champions; $47.50 without Grand champion: Kylie Youst Bid: $95/per rabbit Weight: 14.40 pounds Buyer: Hilltop Lawn and Garden Reserve champion: Mickalia Ayers Bid: $75/per rabbit Weight: 12.20 pounds Buyer: Penn Ohio Rabbit Breeders FRYER RABBITS Number of Pens: 9 Average: $80.56 with champions; $63.57 without Grand champion: Cody Wright Bid: $100 Weight: 4.80 pounds Buyer: Lane View Farms Reserve champion: Kylie Youst Bid: $180 Weight: 5.00 pounds Buyer: Little Lane Boarding Kennel TURKEYS Number of Lots: 29 Average: $255.17/with champions; $216 without Number of carcass lots: 2 Grand champion: Zeb Snyder Bid: $625 Buyer: Roger’s Mill Inc. and Hanoverton Feed Reserve champion: Emma Snyder Bid: $700 Buyer: J. D. Mong Enterprises Grand champion carcass: Troy Wolfgang Bid: $400 Buyer: Ramsey Hoof Trimming Reserve champion: Angus Cope Bid: $275 Buyer: Feo Farm Kennels CHICKENS Number of pens of three: 21 Average: $106.49/ per head with champions; $83.16 without Grand champion: Calee Lukowski Bid: $225 per head Buyer: Case Farms Reserve champion: Dylan Rothwell Bid: $400 per head Buyer: Baker’s Golden Dairy
Auctioneers and Ringmen:
Ken Baer, Bill Baer, Wade Baer, Mark Harding, Rusty Kiko, Randall Kiko, Rudy Kiko, Ryan Kiko
Junior Fair Royalty:
King: Brandon Veiock
Queen: Vaughn Unger
* The grand and reserve champion project award is based on the exhibitor’s skillathon, showmanship and live animal conformation.
Columbiana grand dairy beef feederKirstin Smith’s 615-pound grand champion dairy beef feeder sold for $3 a pound to Sarchione Auto Sales, represented by Joe Sarchione and Amanda Metts. Also pictured are the fair royalty, Vaughn Unger and Brandon Veiock. < > < > 1 View Columbiana grand dairy beef feederKirstin Smith’s 615-pound grand champion dairy beef feeder sold for $3 a pound to Sarchione Auto Sales, represented by Joe Sarchione and Amanda Metts. Also pictured are the fair royalty, Vaughn Unger and Brandon Veiock. 2 View Columbiana reserve dairy beef feederLevi Blake sold his 622-pound reserve champion dairy beef feeder to Sarchione Chevrolet, represented by Amanda Metts and Joe Sarchione. Also pictured are the fair royalty, Vaughn Unger and Brandon Veiock, and trophy donor Tim Herron. 3 View Columbiana Whiteleather cheeseAutumn Whiteleather entered the champion cheese cow, total pounds. Paris & Washington Insurance, represented by Hunter Palmer, paid $4,500 for the cheese basket. Also pictured are representatives of Minerva Dairy. 4 View columbiana reserve steerIsaiah Chestnut sold his reserve champion steer, weighing 1,385 pounds, for $5.50 a pound to MAC Trailer Mfg., represented by Chad and Rachel Raber. 5 View Columbiana grand steerMadison Pidgeon raised the 1,308-pound grand champion steer, which sold for $7 a pound to Paris & Washington Insurance, represented by Kelly (left) and Hunter Palmer. 6 View Columbiana champion cheese yieldWitmer’s Feed and Grain, represented by Brian Beck, paid $2,000 for Isaac Guy’s yield champion cheese basket. 7 View Columbiana reserve steer carcassPidgeon Family Farms, represented by Celina Gaudio, Taylor, Tarry and Sharon Pidgeon, paid $3 a pound for Emily McDonald’s 1,490-pound reserve champion carcass steer. 8 View Columbiana reserve project steer copyParis & Washington Insurance paid $3 a pound for Emily McDonald’s 1,323-pound reserve champion project steer, which was also the champion Columbiana County Born and Raised. 9 View Columbiana grand steer carcassAlexa Baker raised the grand champion carcass steer, weighing 1,284 pounds. It sold for $3.75 a pound to Sarchione Auto Sales, represented by Amanda Metts and Joe Sarchione. 10 View Columbiana grand cheeseBailey Campbell (third from left), sold her grand champion cheese for $6,000 to MAC Trailer Mfg., represented by Jenny Conny. Also pictured are the fair king and queen, Brandon Veiock and Vaughn Unger; Columbiana County Dairy Princess Kelly Ginnetti; trophy donor Randall Kiko; and representatives of Minerva Dairy, which has donated the cheese since the project’s inception 32 years ago. 11 View Columbiana Grand RabbitThe Columbiana County grand champion pen of market rabbits was raised by Kylie Youst. The pen, weighing 14.40 pounds, sold for $95 per head to Hilltop Lawn and Garden, represented by Heather Baker. 12 View Columbiana Reserve RabbitThe 12.20-pound reserve champion pen of market rabbits was produced by Mickalia Ayers. The pen sold for $75 per head to Penn Ohio Rabbit Breeders, represented by Dan Matthews. 13 View Columbiana Grand FryerCody Wright exhibited the 2016 Columbiana County Fair grand champion rabbit market fryer. At 4.80 pounds, the fryer sold for $100 to Matthew Earl of Lane View Farms. 14 View Columbiana Reserve FryerThe reserve champion market fryer was raised by Kylie Youst. With a pen weight of 5 pounds, it sold for $180 to Little Lane Boarding Kennels, represented by Dean Barrick. 15 View Columbiana Grand PoultryCalee Lukowski exhibited the Columbiana County Fair grand champion market poultry carcass. With a carcass weight of 30.80 pounds, the pen sold for $225 per head to Case Farms, represented by Chuck Sluss. 17 View Columbiana Reserve PoultryThe Columbiana County fair reserve champion pen of market poultry was raised by Dylan Rothwell. At 29.20 pounds, the pen sold for $400 per head to Baker’s Golden Dairy, represented by Deb Baker. 18 View Columbiana Grand TurkeyThe 2016 Columbiana County Fair grand champion turkey was raised by Zeb Snyder. The 40-pound turkey was sold for $625 to Kieth Hebron and Bob and Cindy Black of Rogers Mill, Inc. and Hanoverton Feed. 19 View Columbiana Reserve TurkeyThe 37-pound reserve champion turkey, raised by Emma Snyder, sold for $700 to Joseph Mong of J. D. Mong Enterprises. 20 View Columbiana Grand Carcass TurkeyTroy Wolfgang raised the 2016 Columbiana County Fair grand champion carcass turkey. With a carcass weight of 24 pounds, it sold for $400 to Ramsey Hoof Trimming, represented by Don Wolfgang. 21 View Columbiana Reserve Carcass TurkeyAngus Cope exhibited the 33-pound reserve champion carcass turkey. The carcass sold for $275 to Feo Farm Kennels, represented by Autumn Feo. 22 View Columbiana Grand GoatThe 2016 Columbiana County Fair grand champion market goat was shown by Emmy Jones. The goat, weighing 112 pounds, sold for $4 per pound to Patrick Souders, representing D & G Mechanical. 23 View Columbiana Reserve GoatAshley Hahn raised the reserve champion market goat, weighing 93 pounds. At $3.50 per pound, the goat sold to Krystal Campbell, representing DataCom, and Cindy, Kate and Makayla Black for Hanoverton Feed. 24 View Columbiana Grand FudgeThe grand champion goat fudge basket, weighing 7 pounds, was exhibited by Darby Miller. The basket sold for $700 to Wallace Farms Feed and Drive Thru, represented by Jennifer Wallace. 25 View Columbiana Reserve FudgeAmanda French exhibited the Columbiana County Fair reserve champion goat fudge basket. Weighing 4.88 pounds, the basket sold for $800 to County Recorder Theresa Bosel. 26 View Columbiana Grand LambThe 2016 Columbiana County Fair grand champion market lamb was raised by Lainey Mercure. Weighing 154 pounds, the lamb sold for $10 per pound to Dave and Chrissy Norris for NDC Heating and Cooling. 27 View Columbiana Reserve LambThe reserve champion market lamb, raised by Kiersten Burton, weighed 144 pounds. At $7 per pound, the lamb sold to Paris and Washington Insurance, represented by Hunter Palmer. 28 View Columbiana Grand Carcass LambSarah Jarvis raised the 2016 Columbiana County Fair grand champion carcass lamb. With a live weight of 123 pounds, it sold for $3.75 per pound to Deerfield Farm Services, represented by Doug Jarvis. 29 View Columbiana Reserve Carcass LambThe Columbiana County Fair reserve champion carcass lamb was raised by Ashley Hahn. Weighing 130 pounds, it sold for $3.25 per pound to Diane Kiko for Kiko Meats. 30 View Columbiana Grand HogKamryn Kiko exhibited the Columbiana County Fair grand champion market hog. At 267 pounds, the hog sold for $10 per pound to Sarchione Chevy, represented by Joe Sarchione. 31 View Columbiana Reserve HogThe 2016 Columbiana County Fair reserve champion market hog was raised by Natalie Kornbau. Weighing 271 pounds, it sold for $6.50 per pound to Spencer and Dan Rohr for RL Landscape Group Inc. and Row Services, LLC. 32 View Columbiana Grand Carcass HogThe grand champion carcass hog was exhibited by Bodey Kiko. With a live weight of 255 pounds, the hog sold for $4.50 per pound to Kelly Palmer and Associates, represented by Hunter Palmer. 33 View Columbiana Reserve Carcass HogLainey Mercure raised the reserve champion carcass hog, which had a live weight of 222 pounds. The carcass hog sold for $4 per pound to Crabb Insurance, represented by Dave Mollenkopf. STAY INFORMED. SIGN UP!
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