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Sibley farm is home to Chianina Heifer of Iowa award winner

August 22, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

SIBLEY, Iowa When Cassandra Gradert traveled to southern Iowa last fall to choose a heifer calf for her final year of competition in the FFA beef show circuit, she had no idea she would be walking away from the Iowa State Fairgrounds with a grand champion banner, hoards of purple ribbons and the honor of showing the Overall Chianina Heifer of Iowa, an award given only to animals born and raised in the state. Continue Reading

4-H’er builds beef herd with Rolling Hills Heifer Project

August 12, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

READING Showing livestock at the fair is a lot of work for 4-H members especially for those involved in the beef project. Continue Reading