Keystone Hereford champions named
Purple Rosie 44Z and RS 45P Magnum 91Y topped the Keystone International Livestock Exposition National Hereford Show in Harrisburg, Pa., Oct. 4. Jirl Buck, Madill, Okla., judged the 134-head show.
The champion female, Purple Rosie 44Z, was exhibited by Kyle Lemmon, Manchester, Md. The March 2012 daughter of Purple MB Womanizer 14U ET was first named champion spring yearling heifer. Reserve champion female was also reserve champion spring yearling, SHF Coyotte Done, an April 2012 daughter of LCC Back N Time ET, owned by Melissa Grimmel, Jarrettsville, Md. Grimmel’s heifer went on to win the junior Hereford show on Oct. 6 and was then named supreme junior heifer over all breeds.
Chosen champion in the bull grand drive was RS 45P Magnum 91Y, owned by Lowderman Cattle Co., Macomb, Ill.; Rylee Stockdale, Dayton, Pa.; and Behrends Farms, Mason City, Ill. The bull is a May 2011 son of NJW FHF 9710 Tank 45P. Judge Buck followed with the champion yearling bull, DLL Nick of Time, a January 2012 son of CRR About Time 743 owned by Doug LeTourneau, Gallatin, Tenn.
Just like last year, Lowderman Cattle Co. dominated the group awards, being named premier exhibitor, premier breeder and exhibited best six head.
To view complete results of the 2013 KILE Hereford Show visit Hereford.org. The “Shows” menu on the left includes “National Show Results.” Champion photos are available upon request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional division results
Spring calf champion heifer—Austin Howe, Wagontown, Pa., with DJF Arista 48A ET by TH 75J 243R Bailout 144U ET.
Reserve spring calf champion heifer—Lindsey Pugh, Louisville, Ohio, with Showtime Harley 325 ET by H Excel 8051 ET.
Junior calf champion heifer—Lowderman Cattle Co. with LCC FBF She’s All Mine 328A ET by TH 89T 743 Untapped 425X ET.
Reserve junior calf champion heifer—Jala Murphy, Eagle Bridge, N.Y., with TP Precious 01A ET by CRR About Time 743.
Fall calf champion heifer—Rylee Stockdale, Dayton, Pa., with RS Bailey 95Z by TH 75J 243R Bailout 144U ET.
Reserve fall calf champion heifer—NS Polled Herefords, Mason, Ohio, with NS 4037 Duranna 221 by THM Durango 4037.
Champion intermediate heifer—Logan Schmitt, Nichols, Iowa, with Showtime Ramsey Island Girl by H Excel 8051 ET.
Reserve intermediate champion heifer—Kurtis Pepin, Goshen, Conn., with Pepin Lil Lady 223 223Z by C Reno 6142 ET.
Junior yearling champion heifer—Doug LeTourneau, Gallatin, Tenn., with DLL Emmas Sugar Time by CRR About Time 743.
Reserve junior yearling champion heifer—Kelsey Diehl, Fairfield, Pa., with Bye-Vista About Time 15Z by CRR About Time 743.
Champion senior yearling heifer—Walker Dunn, Cochranton, Pa., with WD 196T Maybeline 1214 ET by Harvie Dan T-Bone 196T.
Reserve senior yearling champion heifer—Kaylie Shelton, Frederick, Md., with H RW Lady Cracker Jack 1195 by AH JDH Cracker Jack 26U ET.
Champion cow-calf pair—Oak Ledge Farm, Belmont, N.H., with KEB Holly B Hard Rock 5073W by SR CG Hard Rock 5073 with calf at side by TH 223 71I Conquer 409X ET.
Reserve champion cow-calf pair—Kelsey Diehl, Fairfield, Pa., with KD Queen of Hearts 11Y ET by DeLHawk KO Cash 0803 ET, with calf at side by CRR About Time 743.
Spring calf champion bull—Tara Hausner, Thomasville, Pa., with HCC Truth or Dare A24 by PHH PCC 812 True Grit 002.
Reserve spring calf champion bull—Lowderman Cattle Co. with LCC BL Portfolio 307A ET by KH HVH 33N Redeem 485T ET.
Champion junior bull calf—Lowderman Cattle Co. with LCC 4R Argo 3211 by MSU TCF Revolution 4R.
Reserve junior calf champion bull—Kenneth Poole, Union Bridge, Md., with KTM Go Daddy-20X ET by GO 3196 Advance S109.
Fall calf champion bull—NS Polled Herefords with NS Zenith 218 by THM Durango 4037.
Reserve fall calf champion bull—Thomas Smith, Hamlin, N.Y., with TP Red Zone Z14 ET by STAR TRF Independence 26P ET.
Intermediate champion bull—Frogtown Acres, Edinburg, Va., and Locust Hill Farm LLC, Middleburg, Va., with FTA Fullback 1205.
Reserve champion yearling bullÂ—Cash Langford, Okmulgee, Okla.; Albin Farms, Newman, Ill.; and Whispering Pine Farms LLC, Kimball, Minn., with Langfords 2020 Vision by BR DM TNT 7010 ET.
Reserve champion senior bull—Stockdale Hereford Farm, Dayton, Pa., with DS Swagger 56Y by Remitall New Year 89U.