Judges

Judges

2023 Judges

Cattle

Steers: Parker Henley, OK
Heifers, Ring 1  (Shorthorn, Shorthorn Plus): Ernie Wallace, MO
Heifers, Ring 2 (Angus, Red Angus, Red Angus Percentage, Hereford): Barry Nowatzke, IN
Heifers, Ring 3 Saturday (Charolais, Percentage Charolais, Limousin): Barry Nowatzke, IN
Heifers, Ring 3 Sunday (Chianina, Maine, MainTainer, Simmental, Simmental Influence): Ernie Wallace, MO
Commercial Heifers: Jonathan Perry, TN
Other Registered Breeds: TBD

Goats

Market Wether Goats: Skylar Scotten, MO
Wether Dam Breeding Does: Austin Nauman, TX
Breeding Does: Cade Halfmann, TX
Market Goat Showmanship: Payton Dahmer, KS
Doe Showmanship: Austin Nauman, TX

Sheep

Market Lambs: Marvin Ensor, TX
Purebred Breeding Ewes: Caleb Boardman, TX
Commercial Breeding Ewes: Caleb Boardman, TX
Showmanship: Payton Dahmer, KS

Swine

Market Barrows: Andy Rash, IL
Market Barrows (Sift): Dan Hoge, IL
Purebred Breeding Gilts: Seth Swenson, IL & Adam Beck, IN
Dark Cross Commercial Breeding Gilts: Ben Bobell, IL
Light Cross Commercial Breeding Gilts: Chad Day, IN
Showmanship: Rick Neugebauer, CA

2022 Judges

Cattle

Steers: Jack Ward, MO
Heifers, Ring 1 (Chianina, Maine, MainTainer, Simmental, Simmental Influence): Charlie Boyd, KY
Heifers, Ring 2 (Angus, Red Angus, Red Angus Percentage, Hereford): Tyler Cates, IN
Heifers, Ring 3 Saturday (Charolais, Percentage Charolais, Limousin): Tyler Cates, IN
Heifers, Ring 3 Sunday (Shorthorn, Shorthorn Plus): Charlie Boyd, KY
Commercial Heifers: Jim Bloomberg, IL
Other Registered Breeds: Tyler Cates, IN

Goats

Market Goats: Kyle Smithwick, TX
Wether Dam Breeding Does: Skylar Scotten, MO
Breeding Does: Derrick Brown, CO
Market Goat Showmanship:
Doe Showmanship: Skylar Scotten, MO

Sheep

Market Lambs: Brent Jennings, NC
Purebred Breeding Ewes: Evan Snyder, PA
Commercial Breeding Ewes: Evan Snyder, PA
Showmanship: Evan Snyder, PA

Swine

Market Barrows: Mark Hoge, IL
Market Barrows (Sift): Jessie Heimer, MO
Purebred Breeding Gilts: Seth Swenson, IL
Purebred Breeding Gilts (Sift): Adam Beck, IN
Commercial Breeding Gilts: Miles Toenyes, IL
Commercial Breeding Gilts (Sift): Will Hilty, PA
Showmanship: John Mendes, CA

2021 Judges

Cattle

Steers: Jack Ward, MO
Heifers, Ring 1: Tyler Winegardner, OH
Heifers, Ring 2: Frank Ward, CA
Commercial Heifers: Graham Blagg, KS
Other Registered Breeds: Graham Blagg, KS

Goats

Market Goats: Mark Hoge, IL
Wether Dam Breeding Does: Lane Halfmann, TX
Breeding Does: Lane Halfmann, TX
Market Goat Showmanship: Austin Nauman, TX
Doe Showmanship: Derrick Brown, CO

Sheep

Market Lambs: Craig Beckmier, IL
Purebred Breeding Ewes: Josh Cody, TX
Commercial Breeding Ewes: Josh Cody, TX
Showmanship: Josh Cody, TX

Swine

Market Barrows: Brian Arnold, IN
Market Barrows (Sift): Blaine Evans, IN
Purebred Breeding Gilts: Miles Toenyes, IL
Purebred Breeding Gilts (Sift): Will Hilty, PA
Commercial Breeding Gilts: Andy Rash, IL
Commercial Breeding Gilts (Sift): Troy Sloan, MO
Showmanship: John Mendes, CA