Results from the sixth annual Fat Cattle Show and Sale – Bucyrus, OH

United Producers Inc. held its sixth annual Fat Cattle Show and Sale at its Bucyrus, Ohio, facility on June 27. There were 120 pen of three entries from 54 consignors at this year’s show and over 320 head of cattle sold. Holstein steers brought a high of $110.50 CWT, beef steers brought a high of $132.00 CWT and beef heifers brought a high of $131.25 CWT.

Scott Acker, Terry Blythe and Trent Ward judged pens of three beef steers, beef heifers and Holstein steers based on a desirable combination of muscling and finish. Plaques and cash were awarded to the top three pens in each category.

Winners are as follows:

Grand Champion Steers: Alvin Horst Jr. of Shelby, Ohio
Reserve Grand Champion Steers: Andy Stirm of Bucyrus, Ohio
Third Place Steers: Tom Henline of Pemberville, Ohio and Andy Witker of Bradner, Ohio

Grand Champion Heifers: Andy Thomas of Plain City, Ohio
Reserve Grand Champion Heifers: Hartley Grain Farm of Bellevue, Ohio
Third Place Heifers: Bass Beef LLC of Ada, Ohio

Grand Champion Holstein: Kaple Farm of Tiro, Ohio
Reserve Grand Champion Holsteins: Jeff and Tyler Cramer of New Washington, Ohio
Third Place Holsteins: Jason Wiles of Creston, Ohio

Special thank you to all of the sponsors that made this event possible!

Gold Sponsors: Barhaven Trucking, Burkhart Farm Center, Crawford County Cattlemen’s Association, Huron County Cattlemen’s Association, Morrow County Cattlemen’s Association, North Central Veterinary Services, Ohio Cattlemen’s Association, S & F Transport and United Producers Credit Services

Silver Sponsors: Ashland County Cattlemen’s Association, Hardin County Cattlemen’s Association and Marion County Cattlemen’s Association.

Bronze Sponsors: Richland County Cattlemen’s Association