Aug 11 - 21, 2022
Sharon Krause of Waukee won first place and $75 in the Fresh Vegetable Creations competition, judged Saturday, August 21, at the 2021 Iowa State Fair.
Diane Rauh of Des Moines won second place and $25. Patty Hunt of Ankeny claimed third place.
Honorable mention was awarded to Bridget Lottman of Norwalk.
Entries were judged on taste, creativity and appearance.
The Iowa State Fair Food Department is the largest of any state fair in the country. There are 134 divisions, 603 classes and nearly 6500 entries at this year’s Fair. Food Department judging is held in the Elwell Family Food Center sponsored by Urban Air.