Results from the 4-H shows on Thursday and Friday of the Crow Wing County Fair week are listed below:
The Cloverbud Pet Show included 4-H members who completed kindergarten through grade 2. Audrey Bock, Baxter Sandpipers, showed a chicken; Shane Carlson, Daggett Brook, showed his rabbit; Isabella and Nathan Chaussee, Long Lake Beavers, both had lambs; MaryEmma Reeser, Daggett Brook, showed her dog; and Jack Weindhandl, Black Bear, showed his dog. Cloverbuds receive a green participation ribbon.
In the Cat Show Kaelyn Spencer was awarded Grand Champion (GC) and Elsa Overland received Reserve Champion (RC).
In the Pet Show GC went to Payton Wicklund, Black Bear, and RC was awarded to Reese Wicklund, Black Bear, for their babies bunnies. Other exhibitors were Conner Becker, Daggett Brook, blue for his guinea pig, Dexter; Shelby Reeser, Daggett Brook, blue for her guinea pig; and Abby Schreier, Black Bear, blue for her fish, Gilbert.
Fashion Revue was held on Thursday with Rylie Young, Eagles, receiving a Grand Champion, Isabel Glover, Eagles, was awarded Reserve Champion, and Morena Hammer, Black Bear, received a blue ribbon.
Friday’s Demonstration Day featured seven public presentations which included; Aaron Sopelle, GC Pelican Lakes, demonstrated “How to Make a Smoothie”; Esther Kreutfeldt RC, Independent member, showed “How to Weave”, and Angela, Elizabeth, and Hannah Studniski, Daggett Brook, explained “Project Bowl.” Julianna and Lillian Landis, Independent members, gave a talk about horses.
Livestock demonstrations included; “Who Wants to be a Rabbit Breeder” by Katie Fillbrandt and Matthew Lagaard, Independent members- GC; Peyton Wicklund, Black Bear, RC- talked about her new rabbit family; Jessica Otto, Daggett Brook, demonstrated how to get your rabbit started in agility; and Abby Schreier explained about the Beveren breed of rabbits.