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Fair 2009: Yodeling & Whistling

(Aug 27, 2009)
Fair 2009: Yodeling & Whistling
Some people can yodel or whistle, some can't. Its just seems to be one of those things. But everyone can get in on the fun when they whistle and yodel at Pioneer Hall. 03:30 Read More »

Fair 2009: Food Judging - Jams and Jellies

(Aug 27, 2009)
Fair 2009: Food Judging - Jams and Jellies
Good cooking is an art and a science. And it takes both to win ribbons. At the Elwell Family Food Center the jam and jelly jars are popping open. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Tractor Pull - Pro Stocks & Super Stocks

(Aug 27, 2009)
Fair 2009: Tractor Pull - Pro Stocks & Super Stocks
It's the "battle of the behemoths"... and you know what that means. It’s smoke-belching, ear-splitting, heavy metal time at the Grandstand Track. 06:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Ladies' Nail Driving

(Aug 27, 2009)
Fair 2009: Ladies' Nail Driving
At Pioneer Hall, they have a board, some nails, a hammer, and there are women. Sounds like a basic recipe for a competition. It's the Ladies' Nail Driving Contest. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: The Demolition Derby

(Aug 27, 2009)
Fair 2009: The Demolition Derby
Americans and Iowans seem to have a love/hate relationship with the automobile. Just witness the Demolition Derby on the Grandstand Track. 04:30 Read More »

Fair 2009: 4-H & FFA Sale of Champs

(Aug 27, 2009)
Fair 2009: 4-H & FFA Sale of Champs
In a salute to hard work and perseverance, 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 2009: Meet an FFA Exhibitor

(Aug 27, 2009)
Fair 2009: Meet an FFA Exhibitor
FFA challenges young people in many skills. And it takes a lot of work to master one’s choice. Winner of the FFA modified restored class at the 2008 State Fair, Randy Wickman and his father Marvin worked from December to July preparing two... 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Fishing Friendzy

(Aug 26, 2009)
Fair 2009: Fishing Friendzy
On Expo Hill, there’s a new attraction for kids. They can catch a fish and learn about angling at Fishing Friendzy. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: 4-H Grand Champion Steer

(Aug 26, 2009)
Fair 2009: 4-H Grand Champion Steer
The dream of many 4-H students who show beef cattle at the Iowa State Fair is to have their steer selected as Grand Champion in the Livestock Pavilion. 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Art Judging - Wood Carving

(Aug 26, 2009)
Fair 2009: Art Judging - Wood Carving
Wood carving is both a skill and an art that people have used to express themselves for thousands of years. No wonder it’s in the "Cultural" Center at the Fair. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Dairy Goats

(Aug 26, 2009)
Fair 2009: Dairy Goats
Iowa has the third largest number of dairy goats in the country. It stands to reason then, that Iowa also has some of the best dairy goat farmers in the country. Meet The Schwennen family of Timberland Acres Dairy Farm in northeast Iowa. 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Side Roads - 24 Hours

(Aug 26, 2009)
Fair 2009: Side Roads - 24 Hours
The Dinner Bell at the Fairgrounds is the only eatery open 24 hours a day. Paul Berge took a Side Road to check out the action. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Veterans' Day Parade

(Aug 26, 2009)
Fair 2009: Veterans' Day Parade
It’s the Veterans' Day at the Fair Parade on the Grand Concourse. And it’s our opportunity to honor the people who make it possible for us all to celebrate our Fair. 03:30 Read More »

Fair 2009: Tractor Pull - Modifieds

(Aug 25, 2009)
Fair 2009: Tractor Pull - Modifieds
It’s time for more gear-grinding pulling at the Grandstand Track. As drivers pit unbridled horsepower against immovable objects, the smoke and dirt fly. 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Outhouse Races

(Aug 24, 2009)
Fair 2009: Outhouse Races
It takes team work and top physical conditioning to win this challenge. On the Grand Concourse, the Outhouses are getting ready to start. 03:30 Read More »

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