Geauga County Fair youth sell livestock for top dollar

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Fair Queen Meghan O'Reilly
Geauga Fair Queen Meghan O'Reilly gives the crowd her best royal wave while selling her market chicken pen during the small animal sale, Sept. 3.

Sept. 3, 2016
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Total sale:      $480,000
Total lots:     430

RABBITS

Number of lots: 11
Average w/champions: $46/pound
Average without champions: $16.71/pound

Grand champion exhibitor: Sarah Grinstead
Bid: $50 per pound        Weight: 13.74
Buyer: Geauga Vision Group

Reserve champion exhibitor: Dee Dee Soncrant
Bid: $42 per pound          Weight: 12.50
Buyer: Senator John Eklund

 

CHICKENS

Number of lots: 113
Average w/champions: $65/pound
Average without champions: $23.50/pound

Grand champion exhibitor: Phillip Montazzoli
Bid: $60 per pound    Weight: 38.51 pounds
Buyer: Hungry Bee

Reserve champion exhibitor: Dennis Bergansky
Bid: $70 per pound    Weight: 40.68 pounds
Buyer: Hungry Bee

 

TURKEYS

Number of lots: 73
Average w/champions: $51.50/pound
Average without champions: $23.50/pound

Grand champion exhibitor: Samantha Bergansky
Bid: $75 per pound    Weight: 50 pounds
Buyer: Cherokee Demolition

Reserve champion exhibitor: Anthony Surace
Bid: $67.50 per pound    Weight: 47 pounds
Buyer: Preston Superstore

Grand champion hen exhibitor: Alexander Maloney
Bid: $26 per pound    Weight: 30 pounds
Buyer: Hungry Bee

Reserve champion hen exhibitor: John Paul McIlroy
Bid: $37.50 per pound    Weight: 31 pounds
Buyer: Mac Plumbing

 

DUCKS

Number of lots: 23
Average w/champions: $92.50/pound
Average without champions: $27.64/pound

Grand champion exhibitor: RJ Jefferson
Bid: $105    Weight: 6.64 pounds
Buyer: Judy and Bob Meyer

Reserve champion exhibitor: Jena Clark
Bid: $80 per pound    Weight: 6.39 pounds
Buyer: Geauga Feed and Grain

 

HOGS

Number of lots: 114
Average w/champions: $7/pound
Average without champions: $3.34/pound

Grand champion exhibitor: Kate Hornyak
Bid: $10 per pound          Weight: 289 pounds
Buyer: ETNA Products Inc.

Reserve champion exhibitor: Angelina DiLillo
Bid: $11 per pound          Weight: 252 pounds
Buyer: Geauga Feed and Grain

 

MARKET GOATS

Number of lots: 8
Average w/champions: $14.25
Average without champions: $4.38/pound

Grand champion exhibitor: Mike Soltis
Bid: $18 per pound    Weight: 103 pounds
Buyer: Green Family Funeral Home

Reserve champion exhibitor: Max Soltis
Bid: $10.50 per pound     Weight: 91 pounds
Buyer: Del Davis Mechanical LLC

Auburn Dairymen dairy basket

The Auburn Dairymen sold their dairy basket for $3,500 to Pat Preston of Preston Superstore.
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Auburn Dairymen dairy basket

The Auburn Dairymen sold their dairy basket for $3,500 to Pat Preston of Preston Superstore.
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Best corn in the county

Joe Lausin of Thompson, Ohio, displayed the best of show corn at the Geauga County Fair.
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Junior Champion Brown Swiss

Colby Turner was all smiles when his Brown Swiss winter calf, Arabica, was named junior champion during the Brown Swiss show, Sept. 3, at the Geauga County Fair.
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Geauga Dairymen dairy basket

The Geauga Dairymen club sold its dairy basket for $4,000 to Ken Townsend of Townsend Machinery.
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Geauga grand champion duck

The Geauga County Fair grand champion duck, weighing 6.64 pounds, was shown by RJ Jefferson and purchased by Judy and Bob Meyer for $105 per pound.
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Geauga grand champion goat

The Geauga County Fair grand champion goat, weighing 103 pounds, was shown by Mike Soltis and purchased by Green Family Funeral Home, represented by David Green, Karen Boyle and Cameron Longsford, for $18 per pound.
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Geauga grand champion hog

The Geauga County Fair grand champion hog, weighing 289 pounds, was shown by Kate Hornyak and purchased by Ike Tripp, with Maryanne Golden, of ETNA Products Inc., for $10 per pound.
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Geauga grand champion lamb

The Geauga County Fair grand champion lamb, weighing 142 pounds, was shown by Anna Montazzoli and purchased by Craig Sirna, of Geauga County Farm Bureau, for $12 per pound.
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Geauga grand champion rabbit

The Geauga County Fair grand champion rabbit pen, weighing 13.74 pounds, was shown by Sarah Grinstead and purchased by John Bruening, of Geauga Vision Group, for $50 per pound.
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Geauga grand champion steer

The Geauga County Fair grand champion steer, weighing 1,246, was shown by Tatumn Poff and purchased by Todd, Cheryl, Isabell and Troy Brugmann, of Oscar Brugmann Sand and Gravel, for $6.45 per pound.
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Geauga grand champion turkey

The Geauga County Fair reserve champion turkey pen, weighing 47 pounds, was shown by Anthony Surace and purchased by Preston Superstore, represented by Todd Sherrill, for $67.50 per pound.
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Horse showmanship

Horse exhibitors put their best foot forward to impress the judge during horse showmanship at the Geauga County Fair, Sept. 3.
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Caught him snoozin'

Geauga County Fair King Daniel Takacs takes a quick nap outside the junior fair small animal sale tent while he waits for his turn to sell.
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A good scratchin'

Amanda Ray and Nick Karolczak take turns scratching the head of a friendly goat at the Geauga County Fair, Sept. 3.
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Give them the wave

Geauga Fair Queen Meghan O'Reilly gives the crowd her best royal wave while selling her market chicken pen during the small animal sale, Sept. 3.
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Geauga reserve championduck

The Geauga County Fair reserve champion duck was shown by Jena Clark and purchased by Kevin O’Reilly, of Geauga Feed, for $80 per pound.
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Geauga reserve champion goat

The Geauga County Fair reserve champion goat, weighing 91 pounds, was shown by Max Soltis and purchased by Mark Shaver of Del Davis Mechanical LLC, for $10.50 per pound.
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Geauga reserve champion hog

The Geauga County Fair reserve champion hog, weighing 252 pounds, was shown by Angelina DiLillo and purchased by Kevin O’Reilly, of Geauga Feed and Grain, for $11 per pound.
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Geauga reserve champion lamb

The Geauga County Fair reserve champion lamb, weighing 153 pounds was shown by Logan McQuerry and purchased by Green Family Funeral Home, represented by David Green, Karen Boyle and Cameron Longsford, for $6.50 per pound.
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Geauga reserve champion steer

The Geauga County Fair reserve champion steer, weighing 1,224, was shown by Kate Hornyak and purchased by Pete Sugarman and Jolie Chapman, of Chagrin and Middlefield Napa, for $4 per pound.
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Geauga reserve champion turkey

The Geauga County Fair reserve champion turkey pen, weighing 47 pounds, was shown by Anthony Surace and purchased by Preston Superstore, represented by Todd Sherrill, for $67.50 per pound.
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Thompson Ledge Dairy basket

Thompson Ledge Dairy sold its dairy basket for $5,000 to Ken Townsend of Townsend Machinery.
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Geuaga reserve champion chicken

The Geauga County Fair reserve champion chicken pen, weighing 40.68 pounds, was shown by Dennis Bergansky and purchased by Kimberly and Jimmy Gibson of Hungry Bee for $70 per pound.
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Geauga grand champion chicken

The Geauga County Fair grand champion chicken pen, weighing 38.51 pounds,was shown by Phillip Montazzoli and purchased by Kimberly and Jimmy Gibson of Hungry Bee, for $60 per pound.
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Geauga reserve champion rabbit

The Geauga County Fair reserve champion rabbit pen, weighing 12.50 pounds, was shown by Dee Dee Soncrant and purchased by Sen. John Eklund for $42 per pound.
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Geauga grand champion hen

The Geauga County Fair grand champion hen, weighing 30 pounds, was shown by Alexander Maloney and purchased by Kimberly and Jimmy Gibson of Hungry Bee, for $26 per pound.
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Geauga reserve champion hen

The Geauga County Fair reserve champion hen, weighing 47 pounds, was shown by John Paul McIlroy and purchased by Bob McIlroy, of Mac Plumbing, for $37.50 per pound.

LAMBS

Number of lots: 42
Average w/champions: $9.25/pound
Average without champions: $4.16/pound

Grand champion exhibitor: Anna Montazzoli
Bid: $12 per pound          Weight: 142 pounds
Buyer: Geauga County Farm Bureau

Reserve champion exhibitor: Logan McQuerry
Bid: $6.50 per pound          Weight: 153 pounds
Buyer: Green Family Funeral Home

 

STEERS

Number of lots: 35
Average w/champions: $5.23/pound
Average without champions: $3.73/pound

Grand champion exhibitor: Tatumn Poff
Bid: $6.45 per pound    Weight: 1,246
Buyer: Oscar Brugmann Sand and Gravel

Reserve champion exhibitor: Kate Hornyak
Bid: $4 per pound          Weight: 1,224 pounds
Buyer: Chagrin and Middlefield Napa

 

DAIRY BASKETS

Auburn Dairymen basket: $3,500
Buyer: Preston Superstore

Geagua Dairymen basket: $4,000
Buyer: Townsend Machine

Thompson Ledge Dairy basket: $5,000
Buyer: Townsend Machine

Auctioneers and ringmen:
Pete Howes, Mike Davis, Heath Davis, Dave Rennolds, Tim McCaskey and Aaron Mast

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Catie Noyes lives in Ashland County and earned a bachelor's degree in agriculture communications from The Ohio State University. She enjoys photography, softball and sharing stories about agriculture. Formerly a reporter for the Farm and Dairy, Catie is now pursuing her master's degree in education.

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