Iowa State Fair

Swine: Big Boar

August 12, 2021

The Irish Cowboy, the 5½-year-old crossbred of Bryan and Tricia Britt of Monticello, won first place in the Big Boar Contest judged Thursday, August 12, at the 2021 Iowa State Fair, tipping the scales at 1288 pounds.

Brutus, the 6-year-old crossbred shown by Marvin Reitema of Sioux Center, claimed second place weighing in at 1258 pounds.

Complete results follow:

1) 1288 lbs. - The Irish Cowboy, Bryan and Tricia Britt, Monticello

2) 1258 lbs. – Brutus, Marvin Reitema, Sioux Center

3) 1134 lbs. – Magic Mike, Tyler and Amanda Snakenberg, Sigourney

4) 1058 lbs. – Cupid, Greg Lily, Greenfield

5) 1004 lbs. – Reggie, Patrick O'Brien, Polo, Ill

6) 856 lbs. – Mickey, Fly "N" V family Farms, Runnells

7) 828 lbs. – P&R6 Fireworks, Randy Schmidt, Williamsburg