Biggest Ram ‘Doc’ Wins State Fair Contest

Doc, Grand prize winner

DES MOINES – A Crossbred ram named Doc owned by Ron Willwerth of Webster City, Iowa tipped the scales at 457 pounds to win the Big Ram title at the 2018 Iowa State Fair.

Second place was claimed by Jason Seelow of State Center, Iowa. Their Rambouillet ram named Mr. Ed weighed in at 390 pounds.

The 2018 Iowa State Fair Big Ram show had 12 entries.

The Big Ram, along with the Big Boar and Super Bull, will be on display at the Iowa State Fair in the Sheep, Swine and Cattle Barns, respectively, through August 19.

 

Frequently ranked as one of the top events in the country, the Iowa State Fair is the single largest event in the state of Iowa and one of the oldest and largest agricultural and industrial expositions in the country. Annually attracting more than a million people from all over the world, the Iowa State Fair located at East 30th and East University, just 10 minutes from downtown Des Moines is Iowa’s greatest celebration with a salute to the best in agriculture, industry, entertainment and achievement. “Nothing Compares” to State Fair Moments, August 9-19, 2018. For more information, visit www.iowastatefair.org.