Iowa Public Television


Butter Cow | Iowa State Fair 2013

posted on August 14, 2013

600 pounds of buttery goodness. The Butter Cow sculpture has been part of the Fair since 1911. Learn what's new with this grand tradition.


Tags: animals butter butter cow cows dairy Des Moines entertainment Fair 2013 food Iowa Iowa State Fair sculptures state fair statues


blog comments powered by Disqus

Comment Policy

Iowa Public Television encourages conversation and debate around issues, events and ideas related to program topics.

  • The editorial staff of Iowa Public Television reserves the right to take down comments it deems inappropriate.
  • Profanity, personal attacks, off-topic posts, advertisements and spam will not be tolerated.

Find out more about's privacy policy and terms of use.