Iowa State Fair

Sheep: Big Ram

August 12, 2021

Bigshot, the Suffolk ram shown by Fisher Farms of Mercer, Mo, tipped the scale at 418 pounds to claim the Champion title at the Iowa State Fair Big Ram Contest, judged Thursday, August 12, at the 2021 Iowa State Fair.

Reserve Champion honors were won by Sparkplug, a Southdown from Werner's Hilltop Farm of Grinnell who weighed in at 391 ½ pounds.

This year's competition featured 10 contestants, the most in over a decade.