Angus exhibitors showed 184 entries at the 2003 Iowa Beef Expo's Angus Show and Sale, in Des Moines.
Jim Pipkin, Republic, MO, evaluated the 131 bulls and 53 females before selecting champions.
Emily Hartzell, Wilton, IA, led the grand champion bull, EJ Hartz Prosecutor 274. The April, 2002, son of SVF Siebrings Forever Russ first won late junior bull calf champion.
S F Foreward claimed reserve grand champion bull honors for Ronald Skarda, Afton, IA. The February, 2002, son of Connealy Forefront first won intermediate junior bull calf champion.
Curtis Thelen, Afton, IA, won grand champion female and early junior heifer calf champion honors. S F Faith 227 is a February, 2002, daughter of Connealy Forefront.
Knops Rosana 206-411 captured reserve grand champion female for Cody Knop, Ida Grove, IA. The February, 2002, daughter of Knops Discovery 006-574 first won reserve early junior heifer calf champion.