Hannah Elines, Big Valley, AB won Grand Champion Steer at the Stettler & District Regional 4-H Show and Sale June 5th, judged by Danny Skeels. Her steer weighed 1,362 lb and sold for $4.70/lb to TJ Tankers, Stettler. Hannah’s brother Eric had the Reserve Grand Champion steer with one weighing 1,670 lb and sold for $2.60/lb to Hanna Motor Products, Hanna.
Brian & Doris Aitken of Bridor Charolais, Mount Forest, ON were added to the Canadian Charolais Association Honour Roll at the AGM banquet held June 9th in Collingwood. Brian and Doris have been very active in Charolais shows and sales for over 20 years and Doris has been the Ontario Charolais Association secretary since 2001. Tremendous promoters and volunteers for the Charolais breed.
A Charolais steer of Shaylin Stebeleski of Oakburn, MB won Grand Champion honours at the McConnell 4-H Show and Sale, June 11th at Hamiota. McConnell Beef Club is the oldest beef club in Canada. The steer weighed 1,376 lb and sold for $2.50/lb to Mast Electric, Hamiota, Chappell Seeds, Hamiota & Ken Slimmons, Deloraine. Shaylin also won Champion heifer, 1st in class with her heifer calf, 1st in class and Reserve Overall Champion Female with her mature cow/calf pair. The judge was Andre Steppler.