Results for Purdy livestock show announced

Wednesday, August 22, 2012
Grand champion Democrat Photo by Jared Lankford Sophie Wagner and her prize winning dairy calf "Cupcake" enjoyed a great time at the Purdy Livestock Show and Purdy Festival. Wagner is in her second year of showing animals.

Winners have been named in the various competitions during the Purdy FFA Alumni Livestock Show, held on July 21 at Purdy High School.

Results for each division are as follows.


* Senior Showmanship Champion: Ashley Bailey

* Supreme Champion Female: Ashley Bailey

* Supreme Champion Male: Ashley Bailey

* Grand Champion Simmental Bull: Ashley Bailey

* Reserve Grand Champion Simmental Male: Doni Craig

* Grand Champion Simmental Female: Ashley Bailey

* Grand Champion Angus Bull: Drew Boursheski

* Grand Champion Angus Female: Sara Boursheski

* Reserve Grand Champion Angus Female: Drew Boursheski

Fierce competition Democrat Photo by Jared Lankford Competition was fierce during the Dorper sheep class at the Purdy Livestock Show. From left are: Kroyten Blisard, Makayla Harvey and Kory Harvey.

* Grand Champion Chariolais Female: Briar Meek

* Grand Champion Hereford Bull: Jessica Schad

* Grand Champion Limousin Female: Hayley Long

* Reserve Grand Champion Limousin Female: Taylor Long

* Market Beef Grand Champion: Kyle Rodder, Crane FFA

* Market Beef Reserve Grand Champion: Chelsea Mareth, Purdy FFA

* Rate of Gain- Robby Moody, Purdy FFA Chapter won the SWMO Cattlemans Association Rate of Gain contest with a gain of 3.62 pounds per day


* Senior Showmanship: Josh Eddy

* Junior Showmanship: Parri McCroskey

* Pee Wee Showmanship: Galvin McCroskey

* Alpine Grand Champion Junior: Audrey Shockley

* Alpine Reserve Grand Champion Junior: Jamison Nichols

* Alpine Grand Champion Senior: Sarah DeShazer

* Alpine Reserve Grand Champion Senior: Audrey Shockley

* Lamancha Grand Champion: Clifford Stewart

* Lamancha Reserve Grand Champion: Brady Powers

* Nigerian Dwarf Grand Champion: Clifford Stewart

* Nigerain Dwarf Reserve Grand Champion: Tammy Stewart

* Nubian Grand Champion: Lovella Blangger

* Nubian Reserve Grand Champion: Samantha Blangger

* Oberhasli Grand Champion: Lexi Keeling

* Oberhasli Reserve Grand Champion: Braiden Stewart

* Saanan Grand Champion: Brady Powers

* Toggenburg Grand Champion: Tammy Stewart

* Toggenburg Reserve Grand Champion: Tammy Stewart

* Boer Grand Champion Doe: Shasta Sanders

* Boer Reserve Grand Champion Doe: Shasta Sanders

* Boer Grand Champion Buck: Brittany Bricker

* Boer Reserve Grand Champion Buck: Braiden Stewart

* Wether Grand Champion : Shasta Sanders

* Wether Reserve Grand Champion: Jason Ball

Dairy Cattle

* Senior Showmanship: Shania Hogan

* Junior Showmanship: Samantha Blangger

* Brown Swiss Grand Champion Female: Shania Hogan

* Brown Swiss Reserve Grand Champion Female: Shania Hogan

* Guernsey Grand Champion Female: Stephanie Kaiser

* Guernsey Reserve Grand Champion Female: Stephanie Kaiser

* Jersey Grand Champion Female: Samantha Blangger


* Senior Showmanship: Makayla Harvey

* Junior Showmanship: Kory Harvey

* Dorper Grand Champion Female: Kroyton Blisard

* Dorper Reserve Grand Champion Female: Makayla Harvey

Award winner Democrat Photo by Jared Lankford Shania Hogan won Grand Champion in the Brown Swiss division at the Purdy Livestock Show.

* Dorper Grand Champion Male: Kory Harvey

* Dorper Reserve Grand Champion Male: Makayla Harvey


* Market Hogs over 221 lbs. Grand Champion: Jonathon Gregory

* Market Hogs under 220 lbs. grand Champion: Jarett Hinson

Market sale

This year, the show featured inaugural terminal market sale. Eight head were sold in the sale. Total gross sales were $13,650, with an average of $1.706 per animal.

Billie House, of the Purdy FFA, had the top selling beef at $2,225.

Terminal buyers were as follows:

* Kip Cullers and Kevin Keeling, of K& K Farms; Gary Schad; Duane Hammen, of Hammen Trucking; Bill House; Mareth Enterprise; and Joplin Regional Stockyards.

The following business contributed for add-on money to the youth: Purdy FFA Alumni; First State Bank; Mareth Enterprise; Reliable Poultry; Joplin Regional Stockyards; Tyson Inc. of Monett; Farm Pro and Joplin Regional Stockyards provided the auction service.

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