Iowa State Fair

Sheep: Oxford Down

August 25, 2021

Rocky Hill Farm of Elizabeth, Ill., took top honors in the Oxford Down Sheep show judged at the 2021 Iowa State Fair. The farm was awarded the Champion Ewe and Champion Ram banners.

Hamilton Sheep of Bryant received Reserve Champion Ram and Ewe.

Lillibridge Oxfords of Plainfield earned the Premier Exhibitor award.

Additional results below (names, hometowns, animal identification):

OXFORD DOWN

Yearling Ram

1) Rocky Hill Farm, Elizabeth, Ill., Rocky HIll 2017, 2/22/2020, 304880

2) Lillibridge Oxfords, Plainfield, Lillibridge193, 4/6/2020, 304153

January Ram Lamb

1) Jay Franzen, Indianola, Weber 1002, 1/6/2021, 304233

February Ram Lamb

1) Hamilton Sheep, Bryant, Henry, 2/13/2021, 304806

2) Lillibridge Oxfords, Plainfield, Lillibridge 203 Bases Loaded, 2/10/2021, 314807

March & After Ram Lamb

1) Lillibridge Oxfords, Plainfield, Lillibridge CGL 205 "Grand Slam", 3/1/2021, 304808

Pair of Ram Lambs

1) Lillibridge Oxfords, Plainfield

Yearling Ewe

1) Rocky Hill Farm, Elizabeth, Ill., Rocky Hill 2006, 2/4/2020, 304040

2) Lillibridge Oxfords, Plainfield, Lillibridge 200, 3/9/2020, 304160

3) Hamilton Sheep, Bryant, Daisy, 2/24/2020, 303888

4) Hamilton Sheep, Bryant, Petunia, 3/2/2020, 303889

5) Lillibridge Oxfords, Plainfield, Lillibridge 201, 3/12/2020, 304161

6) Rocky Hill Farm, Elizabeth, Ill., Rocky Hill 2011, 2/14/2020, 304042

Shorn Yearling Ewe

1) Lillibridge Oxfords, Plainfield, Lillibridge 194, 2/14/2020, 304154

2) Hamilton Sheep, Bryant, ZA Lady, 3/9/2020, 303842

3) Van Roekel Family Livestock, Wellman, VR 1958, 10/23/2019, 303605

Pair of Yearling Ewes

1) Lillibridge Oxfords, Plainfield

2) Hamilton Sheep, Bryant

3) Rocky Hill Farm, Elizabeth, Ill.

Fall Ewe Lamb

1) Lillibridge Oxfords, Plainfield, Shrout 2126, 11/14/2020, 304403

January Ewe Lamb

1) Rocky Hill Farm, Elizabeth, Ill., Rocky HIll 2 Pink, 1/30/2021, 304881

2) Van Roekel Family Livestock, Wellman, EVFO 623, 1/7/2021, 304547

3) Lillibridge Oxfords, Plainfield, Lillibridge 210, 1/31/2021, 304813

February Ewe Lamb

1) Hamilton Sheep, Bryant, ZA MS Mary, 2/15/2021, 304323

2) Rocky Hill Farm, Elizabeth, Ill., Rocky HIll 5 Black, 2/16/2021, 304882

3) Lillibridge Oxfords, Plainfield, Lillibridge 204, 2/20/2021, 304817

4) Lillibridge Oxfords, Plainfield, Lillibridge 207, 2/28/2021, 304539

5) Van Roekel Family Livestock, Wellman, VR 2108, 2/3/2021, 304413

6) Van Roekel Family Livestock, Wellman, VR 2112, 2/20/2021, 304415

March & After Ewe Lamb

1) Rocky Hill Farm, Elizabeth, Ill., Rocky HIll 4 Pink, 3/18/2021, 304883

2) Lillibridge Oxfords, Plainfield, Lillibridge 209, 3/5/2021, 304812

3) Rocky Hill Farm, Elizabeth, Ill., Rocky Hill 8 Yellow, 3/24/2021, 304885

4) Lillibridge Oxfords, Plainfield, Lillibridge 208, 3/5/2021, 304811

5) Van Roekel Family Livestock, Wellman, VR 2116, 3/2/2021, 304417

Shorn Ewe Lamb -- All Ages

1) Lillibridge Oxfords, Plainfield, Lillibridge 1636, 3/7/2021, 304337

2) Van Roekel Family Livestock, Wellman, VR 2107, 2/2/2021, 304412

3) Van Roekel Family Livestock, Wellman, VR 2103, 1/25/2021, 304410

Pair of Ewe Lambs

1) Rocky Hill Farm, Elizabeth, Ill.

2) Lillibridge Oxfords, Plainfield

3) Van Roekel Family Livestock, Wellman

Pair of Lambs

1) Hamilton Sheep, Bryant

2) Lillibridge Oxfords, Plainfield

Young Flock

1) Lillibridge Oxfords, Plainfield

Flock

1) Rocky Hill Farm, Elizabeth, Ill.

2) Lillibridge Oxfords, Plainfield

Champion & Reserve Ram

Champion) Rocky Hill Farm, Elizabeth, Ill., Rocky Hill 2017

Reserve) Hamilton Sheep, Bryant, Henry

Champion & Reserve Ewe

Grand) Rocky Hill Farm, Elizabeth, Ill., Rocky Hill 2006

Reserve) Hamilton Sheep, Bryant, ZA MS Mary

Premier Exhibitor

1) Lillibridge Oxfords, Plainfield

2) Rocky Hill Farm, Elizabeth, Ill.

3) Van Roekel Family, Wellman