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4-H Sheep Project

Fun Fact- The core of a baseball is wrapped with 150 yards of wool yarn.

Resource Leaders

Kevin Ketterhagen- Superintendent, Cloverview 4-H Club

Ric Isaacson- Superintendent

Gerhardt Schattner- County Resource Leader

Richard Bonner- Burlington Back 40 4-H Club

Kris Endemann- Sunnyside 4-H Club

Chris Gassenhuber- Tucker 4-H Club

Denice Gassenhuber- Tucker 4-H Club

Jacob Isaacson- Burlington Back 40 4-H Club

William Kitzrow- Yorkville 4-H Club

Daniel Koldeway- Burlington Back 40 4-H Club

Julie Minikowski- Sunnyside 4-H Club

Melissa Nelson- Tucker 4-H Club

Linda Ratkovec- Norway 4-H Club

Nancy Torres- Kan-Do 4-H Club

Project Goals

The sheep project supports good sportsmanship, cooperation and an ability to communicate through activities around the ideas of wool, meat, and production through exhibits and demonstrations.

Key Terms/Project Areas

Ewe- Female sheep

Ram- male sheep

Hogget- one-year old sheep

Two-Tooth- two-year old sheep

 

2014 Sheep results:

Champion Any Other Breed Pen of Market Lambs – Gavin Morawetz

Reserve Champion Any Other Breed Pen of Market Lambs – Jared Swantz

Champion White Face Pen of Market Lambs – Nichole Hougard

Reserve Champion White Face Pen of Market Lambs – Hunter Celeste

Champion Black Face Pen of Market Lambs – Braden Drinkwine

Reserve Champion Black Face Pen of Market Lambs – Makenzie Schaal

Grand Champion Pen of Market Lambs – Braden Drinkwine

Reserve Champion Pen of Market Lambs – Gavin Morawetz

Champion Any Other Breed Market Lamb – Cullen Kruser

Reserve Champion Any Other Breed Market Lamb – Gavin Morawetz

Champion White Face Market Lamb – Cory Klunk

Reserve Champion White Face Market Lamb – Lily Buchholz

Champion Black Face Market Lamb – Maddy Hansen

Reserve Champion Black Face Market Lamb – Olivia Spaight

Grand Champion Market Lamb – Maddy Hansen

Reserve Champion Market Lamb – Olivia Spaight
1st Year Showmanship Winner – Gavin Morawetz

11-12 Year Old Showmanship Winner – Makenzie Schaal

13-14 Year Old Showmanship Winner – Nicholas Popp

15-16 Year Old Showmanship Winner – Madeline Spaight

Senior Showmanship Winner – Lily Buchholz

 

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