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FFA: Breeding Swine

FFA: Breeding Swine

September 02, 2021

One hundred and thirty-nine exhibitors entered 191 pigs into the FFA Breeding Swine class and 174 exhibitors entered 225 pigs into the FFA Commercial Gilt class. The show took place Thursday, August 12 in the Swine Barn at the 2021 Iowa State Fair.

Nicholas Edwards of Ballard FFA, Huxley won Champion Commercial Gilt and Ellie Neil of Wapsie Valley FFA of Fairbank won Reserve Champion Commercial Gilt.

Additional results below:

Champion Berkshire Gilt: Gavin Branderhorst; Diamond Trail FFA, Monroe

Reserve Champion Berkshire Gilt: Hayden Meinders; Bison FFA, Buffalo Center

Champion Chester White Gilt: Jace Smith; Diamond Trail FFA, Monroe

Reserve Champion Chester White Gilt: Kolby Hulett, Creston FFA, Creston

Champion Duroc Gilt: Tate Lettow; Woodward Granger FFA, Woodward

Reserve Champion Duroc Gilt: Quin McCollom; Colo-Nesco FFA, Colo

Champion Hampshire Gilt: Brooke Snider; West Marshall FFA, State Center

Reserve Champion Hampshire Gilt: Keeley Kehrli; East Buchanan FFA, Winthrop

Champion Landrace Gilt: Katelyn Foglesong; Creston FFA, Creston

Reserve Champion Landrace Gilt: Emily Harold; West Branch FFA, West Branch

Champion Poland China Gilt: Dalayna Brugman, Sioux Center FFA, Sioux Center

Reserve Champion Poland China Guilt: Reagan Gibson, Panorama FFA, Panora

Champion Spotted Gilt: Kyle Hughes; Greene County FFA, Jefferson

Reserve Champion Spotted Gilt: Brady Hamilton, Clarion-Goldfield FFA, Clarion

Champion Yorkshire Gilt: Ashley Kahler; Ballard FFA, Huxley

Reserve Champion Yorkshire Gilt: Kabe Boysen; Wapello FFA, Wapello

Other Breeds Gilt- Hereford- Champion: Creigh Rourke; Mid-Prairie FFA, Wellman

Other Breeds Gilt- Hereford- Reserve Champion: Madelyn Morningstar; North Cedar FFA, Clarence

Other Breeds Gilt- Tamworth- Champion: Riley Gibson; Panorama FFA, Panora

Other Breeds Gilt- Tamworth- Reserve Champion: Riley Gibson; Panorama FFA, Panora

Chapter Awards

  • Ballard FFA, Huxley
  • Iowa River FFA, Garner
  • Woodward Granger FFA, Woodward
  • Wilton FFA, Wilton
  • West Branch FFA, West Branch
  • Agri-Power FFA, Eddyville
  • Creston FFA, Creston
  • Nevada FFA, Nevada
  • Winterset FFA, Winterset
  • 10) Humboldt FFA, Humboldt


The Iowa State Fair is one of the oldest and largest agricultural and industrial expositions in the country and the single largest event in the state. The Fair began over 160 years ago and is now considered one of the best events in the nation, attracting more than one million Fairgoers every year from all over the world. The Fairgrounds are located at East 30th and East University, just off the interstate and minutes from Downtown Des Moines. How Do You Fair? August 12-22, 2021. For more information, visit