Sale of Champions at Kentucky State Fair

During the prestigious Kentucky State Fair Sale of Champions, eight 4-H and FFA exhibitors sell their champion livestock to hometown and national supporters. The animals represent the Grand and Reserve Grand Champions in each of their respective species as selected during the Fair’s livestock show. The Kentucky State Fair features one of the most esteemed livestock shows in the nation and winning a class is highly coveted.

Grand Champ Steer Grand Champion Steer
Exhibited by:
A.K. Phillips, Fleming County FFA
Purchased by:
Kentucky Farm Bureau Insurance, Kentucky Cattlemen’s Association, Cargill, Southern States of Maysville & Flemingsburg, Hinton Mills, Michael & Julie Peterson
$21,000

 

Reserve Grand Champ SteerReserve Champion Steer
Exhibited by:
Dalton Anderson, Kenton County 4-H
Purchased by:
Centerplate, Inc., Kentucky 4-H Foundation, Carney’s Feedmill, VitaLix, Alison Lundergan Grimes
$20,000

 

Grand Champ Market HogGrand Champion Hog
Exhibited by:
Ruth Ann Myers, Boyle County FFA
Purchased by:
Kentucky Pork Producers, Kentucky Soybean Board, Fifth Third Bank, Hilton Garden Inn, Sam Moore
$13,000

 

Reserve Grand Champ Market HogReserve Champion Hog
Exhibited by:
Gary Nelson Barger, Meade County FFA
Purchased by:
Kentucky Corn Growers Association, Ed and Pat Jenkins, Farm Credit Mid-America, Judah Real Estate Group, Friends of the Sale
$11,000

Grand Champ Market LambGrand Champion Lamb
Exhibited by:
Jackson Campbell, Logan County FFA
Purchased by:
North American Midway Entertainment, Kentucky FFA Foundation, PNC Bank, Kentucky Livestock Improvement Association
$10,000

 

Reserve Grand Champ Market LambReserve Champion Lamb
Exhibited by:
Allison Breeze, Mason County FFA
Purchased by:
Galt House & Crowne Plaza, Kentucky Association of Fairs & Horse Shows, Central Farm Supply, Monsanto, Continental Industries
$9,000
Grand Champ Market GoatGrand Champion Market Goat
Exhibited by:
Blake Quiggins, Hart County FFA
Purchased by:
Ron & Lynn Carmicle, Tom & Wendy Schifano, Bill Malone, Kentucky Kingdom and Hurricane Bay, Green Hill Productions
$11,000

Reserve Grand Champ Market GoatReserve Champion Market Goat
Exhibited by:
Chesney Soileau, Bourbon County FFA
Purchased by:
Kentucky Goat Producers Association, Paris Stockyards, Jefferson County Farm Bureau, Braxton & Hampton Burghy, Jack Henry, Lucy & Hadley Szydlowski, Ann Bakhaus, Bourbon County Farm Bureau
$10,000

 

 


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