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Pioneer Hall: Tall Corn Contest

Pioneer Hall: Tall Corn Contest

August 13, 2021

This year's battle for corn stalk supremacy has been claimed by Urbandale's Owen Ginther.

Ginther's entry of 14 feet 3 inches won first place in the Tall Corn Contest judged Wednesday, August 11, prior to the start of the 2021 Iowa State Fair.

Ephraim Van Zante of Fremont claimed second place with a 13 feet 6 ½ inches and Ron Zelle of Waverly earned third place with an entry of 13 feet 6 inches.

All entries in the Tall Corn Contest are on display in Pioneer Hall.