Breed Shows held at 2024 Ohio Beef Expo

| March 27, 2024


More than 30,000 cattle industry enthusiasts gathered at the Ohio Expo Center March 14-17 for the annual Ohio Beef Expo in Columbus, Ohio. 

Hosted by the Ohio Cattlemen’s Association (OCA), the event included breed shows, sales, displays, and parades that featured cattle from nine breeds. The following are the results of the four breed shows:


Judge – Taylor Feickert, Millersburg, OH 

Champion Bull – 4G Corbin 31Z - 4 Herefords, New Enterprise, PA 

Reserve Champion Bull – Creek 2504 914 Clemson 237K - Creek Bottom Farms, Navarre, OH 

Champion Female – WCH 6H Redskin 1K -  Hileman Farms, Harison, MI 

Reserve Champion Female – KT Patches 305L - Cramer Cattle Co, Ada, OH 

Champion Cow/ Calf Pair – EML Zelda IS Custom Made J012 w/ bull calf by KT Small Town Kid - Emma Lewis, Litchfield, OH 

Reserve Champion Cow/ Calf Pair –  WPM Queen Kate 18B K7 w/ heifer calf by NJW Long Haul 36E - McDonald Polled Herefords, Lost Creek, WV   

Miniature Hereford 

Judge – Jake Osborn, Lynchburg, OH 

Champion Bull – THF Up North 326 - Brenna Thorson, Rudolph, WI 

Reserve Champion Bull – LOV Elvis - LOV Mini Herefords, Shelby, OH 

Champion Prospect Steer – HMH Diamond Jim - Hoban Miniature Herefords, Detroit Lakes, MN 

Reserve Champion Prospect Steer –HI John 1L - Havenar Livestock, Piqua, OH 

Champion Female – KLD Ella Louise - Ameila’s Dream Farm, Martinsville, IN 

Reserve Champion Female – THF Blossom Rae 217 - Havenar Trucking, Piqua, OH 

Champion Market Steer - KMF Nash Bohannon - PigMoo Farm, Mount Sterling, OH   

Murray Grey 

Judge – Aaron Arnett, Galion, OH 

Champion Bull – Circle S Rip – Circle S Stock Farm, Endeavor, WI 

Reserve Champion Bull – Stoney Creek Larceny – Kristy Peters, Kenashum, WI 

Champion Female – Snyder Kalico Dove – Snyder Livestock, Burghill, OH 

Reserve Champion Female – Circle S Rip – Circle S Stock Farm, Endeavor, WI   


Judge – Brad Winegardner, Lima, OH 

Champion Shorthorn Bull – CCS Pay Weight 226L - Cagwin Farms, Virginia, IL 

Reserve Champion Shorthorn Bull – BF Lightening 27/L - Brennstuhl Farms, Danville, OH

Champion Shorthorn Plus Bull – CCS Won’t Stop 110L - Cagwin Farms, Virginia, IL 

Reserve Champion Shorthorn Plus Bull – Rainy Day Ace - Rainy Day Shorthorns, Jerusalem, OH 

Champion Shorthorn Female – Paradise Proud Fool 2304 - Paradise Cattle Company, Ashville, OH

Reserve Champion Shorthorn Female – GG’s Hazel Rose 1207 - C & S Hetick Show Cattle, Fremont, OH 

Champion Shorthorn Plus Female – SMCK Ali Lil Lady - McKay Farms, Holly, MI

Reserve Champion Shorthorn Plus Female – SMCK Peaches Y29 - McKay Farms, Holly MI