KMGA in the News
|Posted by Teresa Simmons on September 21, 2011 at 11:40 AM||comments (12)|
KMGA was a major sponsor in making the 1st Annual 4-H & FFA Meat Goat show and Grand Drive a success. Around 130 market Meat Goats were exhibited by 4-H & FFA members across the state of Kansas on September 7th & 8th. The youth participated in Showmanship on Friday night and the show started at 8 a.m. on Saturday. The judge was Preston Faris from Texas.
Senior Showmanship winners were: 1. Blake Foraker, 2. Christopher Davis, 3. Lindsey Pease, 4. Shynia Peterman, 5. Aubrey Davis
Junior Showmanship winners were: 1. Grant Simpson, 2. Allyson Rudd, 3. Erin Falkenstien, 4. Ceann Greeson, 5. Hannah Talkington
Exhibiting the Grand Champion Meat Goat was Elizabeth Mercer from Cherokee County, whose champion heavyweight wether weighed 93 lbs.
Exhibiting the Reserve Champion Meat Goat was Grant Simpson, also from Cherokee Countyj, whose champion mid-weight weighed 91 lbs.
Here's the link to all the results from the show: Kansas State Fair Show Results
Congratulations to all the participants!
|Posted by Teresa Simmons on April 19, 2011 at 11:25 AM||comments (1)|
Art Howell & Carol Bachofer, President and Vice President of KMGA, were featured in the Winter 2011 issue of the Sunflower Living Magazine. Click HERE to read their story.