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The vegetable show was the big attraction at the Warren County Fair last night. No it wasn't -- that was the figure eight races. But there were some anxious moments as judge Barb Osborn, Iowa...
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We have an old-fashioned county fair, and we love it. The Warren County Fair kicked off this week with the queen contest. Caroline was one of eight outstanding contestants, and the crown went to...
When livestock shows are in full swing around the country, many animals are tested for drug residues. Be aware of the drug protocol guidelines for your show.
Radio interview source: Dr. Jodi Sterle, Animal Science Professor, Iowa State University Listen here to the radio story (mp3) or read below   Livestock are given medications:...
When you're living the country life, fair time is a huge deal! Here are some favorite fair photos from our readers and staff.
Living the Country Life Radio Program with Betsy Freese
Work with other exhibitors Click here to listen to this radio show. Radio interview source: Glen Arnold, Extension specialist, Ohio State University Why is it the hottest days of the year...
Keeping animals cool, barns should be properly ventilated to minimize heat stress
Fair Time It's county fair time, and many of you are sweating out your animal projects. Why is it that the hottest temperatures of the year always spike when the country fair comes to town?...