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Fair 2009: Food Judging - Cookies

(Aug 19, 2009)
Fair 2009: Food Judging - Cookies
Sesame Street’s Cookie Monster would love this story. It’s the cookie judging at the Elwell Family Food Center. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: FFA Parade of Champions

(Aug 19, 2009)
Fair 2009: FFA Parade of Champions
For young people in FFA, the Fair is a very special time, especially when they end up leading a winner at the Parade of Champions in the Livestock Pavilion. 04:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Queen Interview

(Aug 19, 2009)
Fair 2009: Queen Interview
Meet Caine Westergard from Plymouth County, the 2009 Iowa State Fair Queen. 02:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Iowa State Fair Queen Contest

(Aug 19, 2009)
Fair 2009: Iowa State Fair Queen Contest
Before the State Fair Queen is chosen, we meet all the 103 competitors representing their respective county fairs. 06:30 Read More »

Fair 2009: Dairy Cattle

(Aug 19, 2009)
Fair 2009: Dairy Cattle
Iowa’s dairy farmers have over 200,000 milk cows in production. See the best of the best at the dairy cattle show in the Livestock Pavilion. 04:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Cake Creation

(Aug 18, 2009)
Fair 2009: Cake Creation
One purpose of the food competitions is education. For the finer points of making a chocolate opera cake, we went to a long-time Fair competitor, Eileen Gannon. 04:48 Read More »

Fair 2009: Fancy Poultry

(Aug 18, 2009)
Fair 2009: Fancy Poultry
Raising poultry doesn’t seem that difficult, right? Well, it’s different with some birds. Jenny and Mike Linton of Sioux City win awards with some pretty “fancy” poultry that takes some "fancy" work. 04:49 Read More »

Fair 2009: Pies - Tricks of the Trade

(Aug 18, 2009)
Fair 2009: Pies - Tricks of the Trade
Pie is the All-American dessert. Meet a winning pie maker getting ready for the Fair and recruiting future pie makers. 04:46 Read More »

Fair 2009: Jacobson Exhibition Center

(Aug 18, 2009)
Fair 2009: Jacobson Exhibition Center
The Iowa State Fair is a wonderful blend of old and new, from the contests and exhibits to the buildings. Here's a preview of a new exhibit hall that will be open next year, the Jacobson Exhibition Center. 04:15 Read More »

Fair 2009: Draft Horses

(Aug 18, 2009)
Fair 2009: Draft Horses
Harnessing the power of one, two, four or more horses, each weighing around a ton, takes both experience and finesse. 04:49 Read More »

Fair 2009: Photography Salon

(Aug 18, 2009)
Fair 2009: Photography Salon
Over the decades, the technology of taking photographs has changed radically. But at the Cultural Center, it’s still the “art” of the photo that brings home a ribbon. 02:54 Read More »

Fair 2009: Big Animals

(Aug 18, 2009)
Fair 2009: Big Animals
After 39 years covering the Iowa State Fair, we’ve just run out of words for the next contest. We'll just say, it's BIG. 04:56 Read More »

Fair 2009: Tall Corn Contest

(Aug 18, 2009)
Fair 2009: Tall Corn Contest
The Iowa Corn song identifies Iowa as the state where the tall corn grows. So we decided to learn what was the tallest corn stalk ever entered. Then we stopped by Pioneer Hall to check out just how tall it got at this year's tall corn contest. 05:04 Read More »

Fair 2009: Flowers on the Fairgrounds

(Aug 18, 2009)
Fair 2009: Flowers on the Fairgrounds
Preparing the Iowa State Fairgrounds for visitors is a lot of work. And many may not even notice the foliage that's all over the grounds. But Flower Power does make a difference. 04:22 Read More »

Fair 2009: Cowgirl Queen

(Aug 18, 2009)
Fair 2009: Cowgirl Queen
They’re stomping on the bleachers, and hooting and hollering at the Livestock Pavilion. The crowd’s encouraging the Cowgirl Queen contestants as they give the cowgirl salute. 04:24 Read More »
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