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Iowa State Fair 2017

August 21, 2017

DES MOINES-With a final swing of the gavel, the Iowa Foundation for Agricultural Advancement (IFAA) raised $352,600 for the 16 exhibitors of 4-H and FFA Grand and Reserve [...]

Iowa State Fair 2017

August 21, 2017

DES MOINES-Nothing compares to the Iowa State Fair, and the 2017 Iowa State Fair was a chart topper. For eleven nearly perfect days for an August in Iowa, an estimated, [...]

Iowa State Fair 2017

August 21, 2017

DES MOINES-FFA members competed in the Photography contest judged Wednesday prior to the start of the 2017 Iowa State Fair. Sidney Friest of Radcliffe received Best of Show [...]

Iowa State Fair 2017

August 21, 2017

DES MOINES-Eighty four FFA members displayed 473 exhibits in the Farm Crops contest judged Thursday at the 2017 Iowa State Fair. Complete results below: Premier Exhibit Award [...]

Iowa State Fair 2017

August 21, 2017

DES MOINES-Roni Coughlin, 5 of Albia earned first place in the Children’s Joke Telling contest judged Friday at the 2017 Iowa State Fair. Second place went to Lily [...]

Iowa State Fair 2017

August 21, 2017

DES MOINES-Webster Farms of Walker was awarded the Grand Champion Bull banner in the Angus Show judged Tuseday at the 2017 Iowa State Fair. Schroeder Angus of Clarence [...]

Iowa State Fair 2017

August 21, 2017

DES MOINES-Susan Hanke of Clive won first place in the Vegetarian Soups Competition, judged Friday at the 2017 Iowa State Fair. Jenna Brady of Runnells earned second place [...]