Eighteen youth competed in the 4-H Beef Show at the Saratoga County Fair on Thursday, July 20. This show has tripled in size over the past three years and continues to grow. The show mainly consists of Angus and Hereford beef cows.
The results are as follows:
Champion Showman: John Gannon
Reserve Champion Showman: Peter Schwartz
Best in Class Showmen were John Gannon (14-18 year olds), James Gannon (10-13 year olds), Alexandrea Smith (8-9 year olds)
Junior Champion Animal: Jay Gannon and his Junior Yearling Heifer
Senior Champion Animal: Margaret Schwartz and her Cow and Calf
Champion Female: Jay Gannon and his Junior Yearling Heifer
The judge was Phil Trowbridge from Trowbridge Farms in Ghent, NY.