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Open Sheep Show Next Weekend

Posted: Saturday, June 29th, 2013 at 6:23 am
Author: Sally Y. Hart - KCII News

In memory of longtime sheep producer and mentor, Pat Greiner, an open sheep show is being held next Sunday at the Washington County Fairgrounds. In memory of longtime sheep producer and mentor, Pat Greiner, an open sheep show is being held next Sunday. Greiner was a lifetime resident of Keota and was active in the Washington County Fair and 4-H for 35 years and was inducted into the Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame in 2010. His family has been involved with showing sheep at the county, state and national level and raising club lambs.

Registration and weigh-in are from 9 to 11 a.m. with the show starting at 1 p.m. Entry fee is $20 per head and prizes and payout will be given to Grand and Reserve Champion Market Lamb and Grand and Reserve Champion Commercial Lamb. For more information on the open sheep show contact Fletcher Flynn at 319-330-2385, Corey Happel at 319-240-4560 or visit http://www.heartlandyouthshowlambcircuit.com/shows.htm.