Iowa State Fair

Sheep: Dorset

August 25, 2021

MHW Farms of Colfax earned top honors in the Dorset Sheep show judged at the 2021 Iowa State Fair, taking home Champion Ram and Champion Ewe.

Dennis Loenser of Geneseo, Ill., earned the Reserve Ram Premier Exhibitor title. Hilltop Dorsets of Monroe received Reserve Champion Ewe.

The Premier Exhibitor award is presented to the exhibitor earning the highest point total in individual classes of competition.

Complete results below (name, hometown and animal identification):

DORSET

Yearling Ram

1) Kendrick Dorsets, Astoria, Ill., Kendrick Dorsets 1925, 10/2/2019, P742047

2) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill., D LOENSER, 9/1/2019, P743711

3) MHW Farms, Colfax, 0613, 10/8/2019, P742115

Shorn Yearling Ram

1) Werners' Hilltop Farm, Grinnell, Dorset, 2/8/2020, P742577

2) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill., REYNOLDS STOCK FARM, 10/2/2019, P742299

Fall Ram Lamb

1) MHW Farms, Colfax, 2021, 9/3/2020, P747060

2) Kendrick Dorsets, Astoria, Ill., Kendrick Dorsets 2035 FiRe StoRm, 9/11/2020, P746670

3) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill., FRUECHTE FAMILY DORSETS, 9/8/2020, P746777

4) Hilltop Dorsets, Monroe, Max Bid, 10/2/2020, P747409

5) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill., POPE DORSETS, 9/5/2020, P747031

January Ram Lamb

1) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill., DUANE ALDRICH, 1/6/2021, P749019

2) MHW Farms, Colfax, 0739, 1/19/2021, P749192

February Ram Lamb

1) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill., D LOENSER, 2/15/2021, P750186

2) Hilltop Dorsets, Monroe, B2, 2/2/2021, P749015

Shorn Ram Lamb -- All Ages

1) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill., D LOENSER, 10/1/2020, P749379

2) Hilltop Dorsets, Monroe, Opie, 9/12/2020, P748200

Pair of Ram Lambs

1) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill.

2) Hilltop Dorsets, Monroe

Yearling Ewe

1) MHW Farms, Colfax, 02, 2/3/2020, P742877

2) Hilltop Dorsets, Monroe, Haas, 9/9/2019, P742314

3) Kendrick Dorsets, Astoria, Ill., Razzle Stunkel 3351, 1/15/2020, P747196

4) MHW Farms, Colfax, 1939, 9/3/2019, P742879

5) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill., PINE KNOB, 9/10/2019, P742022

6) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill., DUANE ALDRICH, 2/4/2020, P743553

7) Hilltop Dorsets, Monroe, March Yearling, 2/16/2020, P749016

8) Kendrick Dorsets, Astoria, Ill., Fancy Reynolds Stock Farm 2040, 2/4/2020, P745288

Shorn Yearling Ewe

1) Hilltop Dorsets, Monroe, Karen, 2/16/2020, P743368 Ewe

2) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill., DON KERS, 3/2/2020, P744884

Pair of Yearling Ewes

1) Hilltop Dorsets, Monroe

2) MHW Farms, Colfax

3) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill., DUANE ALDRICH, 1/8/2020

4) Kendrick Dorsets, Astoria, Ill.

Fall Ewe Lamb

1) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill., D LOENSER, 9/25/2020, P749378

2) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill., D LOENSER, 9/1/2020, P749375

3) Hilltop Dorsets, Monroe, Fal Ewe, 10/2/2020, P748201

4) MHW Farms, Colfax, 0756, 10/14/2020, P747300

5) Kendrick Dorsets, Astoria, Ill., Kendrick Dorsets 2040, 10/10/2020, P746672

6) MHW Farms, Colfax, 803, 9/2/2020, P746747

January Ewe Lamb

1) Hilltop Dorsets, Monroe, Dolly, 1/16/2021, P748204 Ewe

2) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill., D LOENSER, 1/18/2021, P750179

3) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill., D LOENSER, 1/9/2021, P749021

4) MHW Farms, Colfax, 418, 1/2/2021, P747930

5) MHW Farms, Colfax, 2106, 1/6/2021, P748198

February Ewe Lamb

1) MHW Farms, Colfax, 0255, 2/18/2021, P749032

2) Hilltop Dorsets, Monroe, Feb Ewe, 2/15/2021, P748202

3) MHW Farms, Colfax, 0684, 2/6/2021, P748945

March & After Ewe Lamb

1) Hilltop Dorsets, Monroe, March Ewe, 3/4/2021, P750913

2) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill., D LOENSER, 3/1/2021, P750811

Shorn Ewe Lamb -- All Ages

1) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill., D LOENSER, 10/1/2020, P749380

2) Werners' Hilltop Farm, Grinnell, Dorset, 1/29/2021, P748454

3) Trace Hol, Oskaloosa, WIEBE LIVESTOCK 2110, 1/20/2021, P748980 Ewe

Pair of Ewe Lambs

1) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill.

2) Hilltop Dorsets, Monroe

3) MHW Farms, Colfax

Pair of Lambs

1) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill.

2) Hilltop Dorsets, Monroe

3) Kendrick Dorsets, Astoria, Ill.

4) MHW Farms, Colfax

Young Flock

1) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill.

2) Hilltop Dorsets, Monroe

3) MHW Farms, Colfax

Flock

1) MHW Farms, Colfax

2) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill.

3) Hilltop Dorsets, Monroe

Champion & Reserve Ram

Champion) MHW Farms, Colfax, 2021

Reserve) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill., D Loenser

Champion & Reserve Ewe

Champion) MHW Farms, Colfax, 02

Reserve) Hilltop Dorsets, Monroe, Karen

Premier Exhibitor

1) Dennis Loenser, Geneseo, Ill.

2) MHW Farms, Colfax

3) Hilltop Dorsets, Monroe