August 14, 2017 posted by Candace & Helge By

Charcross Steers Sweep Okanagan 4-H Stock Show

Elsie Rawlings, Armstrong, BC won Grand Champion steer at the Okanagan 4-H Stock Show and Sale held July 4-8th in Armstrong. The 25 steers were judged by Kevin &  Kailey Wirsta. The steer weighed 1,470 lb and sold for $3.75 lb/lb to Beachcomber Home and Leisure, Vernon. The steer was purchased from Kay-R Charolais.

The Reserve Grand Champion steer was won by Mariah Mitchell, Armstrong with a 1,430 lb steer purchased from Squaw Valley Ranch, Lumby,  that sold for $4.30/lb to Associated Ready-Mix, Armstrong. The sale continued to strengthen and averaged a record $5 plus/lb with at high of over $7.