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Fair 2009: FFA Market Swine

(Aug 18, 2009)
Fair 2009: FFA Market Swine
In the Swine Barn, the young folks from FFA are working to make their animals look good for the judge. 03:58 Read More »

Fair 2008: Dairy Goat Celebrity Milking Contest

(Aug 21, 2008)
Fair 2008: Dairy Goat Celebrity Milking Contest
More people in the world drink goat's milk than any other kind. We wonder if they have as much trouble getting it as the celebrities with Jeneane Beck. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2008: 4-H Grand Champion Steer

(Aug 21, 2008)
Fair 2008: 4-H Grand Champion Steer
At the Livestock Pavilion, it's the 4-H Grand Champion steer judging. This is not only a highlight for some 4-H competitors but for the Iowa livestock industry as well. 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2008: Big Pumpkin Contest

(Aug 17, 2008)
Fair 2008: Big Pumpkin Contest
At the Fair, bigger is often better. Take, for example, the quest for the Blue Ribbon for the biggest pumpkin. We find the big pumpkins just outside of the Agriculture Building. 02:30 Read More »

Fair 2008: FFA Student

(Aug 15, 2008)
Fair 2008: FFA Student
For Iowa’s young people in FFA, the Fair isn’t just about competition. It’s also about all the work and learning that lead up to the big day in Des Moines. 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2008: Governor's Charity Steer Show

(Aug 13, 2008)
Fair 2008: Governor's Charity Steer Show
Over 25 years, the Governor's Charity Steer show has donated more than one million dollars to the Ronald McDonald Houses in Iowa. Each year, celebrities and dignitaries, including Iowa's governors, become animal exhibitors for a day.... 04:00 Read More »

Fair 2008: FFA Parade of Champions (in all events)

(Aug 12, 2008)
Fair 2008: FFA Parade of Champions (in all events)
Every year thousands of young Iowans are involved with FFA projects through their local chapters. Though it isn't possible to see the judging of every project it is possible to see those who received top honors in 2008. Watch all the pageantry... 04:00 Read More »

Fair 2008: FFA Swine Judging

(Aug 12, 2008)
Fair 2008: FFA Swine Judging
One of the things that makes the Iowa State Fair so great is our young people. For exhibitors at the FFA Swine Show, this is the culmination of months of preparation. 04:30 Read More »

Fair 2008: Raising and Showing Goats

(Aug 12, 2008)
Fair 2008: Raising and Showing Goats
Raising goats for meat is a growing industry nationally and in Iowa. We learn about a popular breed from the Thorps of rural New Sharon, Iowa. They raise and show Boer goats. 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2008: The Big Animals

(Aug 11, 2008)
Fair 2008: The Big Animals
Join IPTV at the weigh-ins for the biggest bull, boar and ram at the 2008 Iowa State Fair. 04:30 Read More »

Fair 2008: A 4-H Family

(Aug 11, 2008)
Fair 2008: A 4-H Family
Competing at the Fair is a family tradition for some. The Welters of Gowrie, Iowa have been exhibiting 4-H projects at their county and the State Fair for nearly 50 years. 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2008: Tall Corn Contest

(Aug 11, 2008)
Fair 2008: Tall Corn Contest
The corn harvest not only came early in some places, but some of the crop by-passed the local elevator and was delivered straight to the Iowa State Fair. Enjoy the tall corn contest at Pioneer Hall. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2008: Dairy Cattle Show

(Aug 11, 2008)
Fair 2008: Dairy Cattle Show
The dairy industry is an important part of Iowa agriculture. The sale of milk, cull cows and calves contributes more than 500 million to the state’s economy. Good reason to stop by the Livestock Pavilion for the Dairy Cattle Show. 04:30 Read More »

Fair 2007: Sale of Champions

(Aug 21, 2007)
Fair 2007: Sale of Champions
Hard work and perseverance are rewarded as the winners of the 4-H and FFA animal events sell their prize winning entries at the Iowa State Fair’s annual auction-style sale. 06:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: 4-H Grand Champion

(Aug 21, 2007)
Fair 2007: 4-H Grand Champion
It’s one of the high points for the young 4-H folks at the Fair. Everyone is excited when the 4-H Grand Champion is chosen at the Livestock Pavilion. 05:00 Read More »
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