Angus entries competed for top honors at the 2009 Minnesota State Fair Angus Show, September 5 in Saint Paul, Minn. Scott Bayer, Ringle, Wis., evaluated the 113 entries, which included 81 females, 24 bulls and eight cow-calf pairs.

DA ES RO Frontier 8089 771 claimed grand champion bull honors. DA-ES-RO Angus Farms, Columbus Junction, Iowa, owns the March 2008 son of DA ES RO Frontier. He first claimed junior champion.

4WA Recon 94 was named reserve grand champion bull. Four Winds Angus, Kasson, Minn., owns the January 2009 son of TC Freedom 104 that earlier won junior calf champion.

JAF Bessie 906 captured grand champion female and junior calf champion for Cale Jensen, Plainfield, Iowa. She’s a January 2009 daughter of Exar Lutton 1831.

Ashley Hunter, Goodell, Iowa, claimed reserve grand champion female. JAF Erica 819 is a January 2008 daughter of Leachman Saugahatchee 3000C and first won junior champion.

Samantha Schermer, Latimer, Iowa, claimed the grand champion cow-calf pair. SCR Everelda Entense 705 is a January 2007 daughter of W C C Special Design L309. An April 2009 heifer calf sired by Buffalos Conclusive BN46 completes the winning pair.

Aaron Waugh, Goodhue, Minn., showed the reserve grand champion cow-calf pair. CVR Lass 4311 is a March 2004 daughter of V D A R Lucys Boy. A March 2009 bull calf sired by S A V Net Worth 4200 is at side.

A complete list of winners follows:

2009 MINNESOTA STATE FAIR ANGUS SHOW SAINT PAUL, MINNESOTA

Total number shown: 113

Judge: Scott Bayer, Ringle, Wis.

HEIFERS 81 Shown

Junior Heifer Calf Champion: JAF Bessie 906

Exhibitor: Cale Jensen, Plainfield, Iowa

Reserve Junior Heifer Calf Champion: J C C Jordans Daisy 137

Exhibitor: Brian Johnson, Fort Dodge, Iowa

Senior Heifer Calf Champion: Da Es Ro Erica 8127 315

Exhibitor: David Kiesewetter, Letts, Iowa

Reserve Senior Heifer Calf Champion: Elba 2146 of FAF

Exhibitor: Fair Acres Stock Farms, Waldorf, Minn.

Intermediate Champion Heifer: Champion Hill Georgina 6826

Exhibitor: Lyndsie Kaehler, Saint Charles, Minn.

Reserve Intermediate Champion Heifer: CVR Moriah 8528

Exhibitor: Taylor Waugh, Goodhue, Minn.

Junior Champion Heifer: JAF Erica 819

Exhibitor: Ashley Hunter, Goodell, Iowa

Reserve Junior Champion Heifer: Champion Hill Georgina 6533

Exhibitor: Lyndsie Kaehler, Saint Charles, Minn.

Senior Champion Female: Champion Hill Georgina 6326

Exhibitor: Lyndsie Kaehler, Saint Charles, Minn.

Reserve Senior Champion Female: BA Zara 750

Exhibitor: Butler Angus, Dodge Center, Minn.

Grand Champion Female: JAF Bessie 906

Exhibitor: Cale Jensen, Plainfield, Iowa

Reserve Grand Champion Female: JAF Erica 819

Exhibitor: Ashley Hunter, Goodell, Iowa

BULLS 24 Shown

Junior Bull Calf Champion: 4WA Recon 94

Exhibitor: Four Winds Angus, Kasson, Minn.

Reserve Junior Bull Calf Champion: J C C Lutton One 105

Exhibitor: Brian Johnson, Fort Dodge, Iowa

Senior Bull Calf Champion: DA ES RO IN Focus 8130 046

Exhibitor: DA-ES-RO Angus Farms, Columbus Junction, Iowa

Reserve Senior Bull Calf Champion: Marathon J-B 8008 of FAF

Exhibitor: Fair Acres Stock Farms, Waldorf, Minn., and Brian Weese, Buffalo, Minn.

Junior Champion Bull: DA ES RO Frontier 8089 771

Exhibitor: DA-ES-RO Angus Farms, Columbus Junction, Iowa

Reserve Junior Champion Bull: Buffalos Conclusive BN80

Exhibitor: W.G. Schermer Jr., Clarion, Iowa; Silveira Bros., Firebaugh, Calif.; and C W

Cattle Co., Harlan, Kan

Senior Champion Bull: DA ES RO Explorer 7099

Exhibitor: DA-ES-RO Angus Farms, Columbus Junction, Iowa

Reserve Senior Champion Bull: NONE

Grand Champion Bull: DA ES RO Frontier 8089 771

Exhibitor: DA-ES-RO Angus Farms, Columbus Junction, Iowa

Reserve Grand Champion Bull: 4WA Recon 94

Exhibitor: Four Winds Angus, Kasson, Minn.

COW-CALF PAIRS 8 Shown

Grand Champion Cow-Calf: SCR Everelda Entense 705

Exhibitor: Samantha Schermer, Latimer, Iowa

Reserve Grand Champion Cow-Calf: CVR Lass 4311

Exhibitor: Aaron Waugh, Goodhue, Minn.

GROUP CLASSES


Get-of Sire: B C Marathon 7022

Exhibitor: Goose Creek Ranch, Minnesota Lake, Minn.

Junior Get-of-Sire: B C Marathon 7022

Exhibitor: Goose Creek Ranch, Minnesota Lake, Minn.

Best Six Head: DA-ES-RO Angus Farms, Columbus Junction, Iowa