The junior Limousin show at the North American International Livestock Exposition was held Saturday, November 12 in Louisville, Ky. Judge Jeff Bedwell, Isabella, Okla., sorted the junior entries.
In NAILE tradition, all breed champions in the junior show compete for the title of supreme champion junior heifer. This year, the grand champion Limousin female, exhibited by Madison Ratliff, Westphalia, Kan, was named junior show supreme champion breeding female. The heifer, Riverstone Charmed, is a January 31, 2015 born, purebred female, sired by TMCK Durham Wheat 6030X.
The reserve champion Limousin female was ETGC Candy Apple, shown by Abigail Tipton, Greenback, Tenn. She’s a November 22, 2015 born, 84 percent female, sired by TASF Aristotle 752A.
The grand champion bred and owned Limousin female was HNRW Meredith, an April 12, 2015 daughter of CLLL Norris 311W, shown by Hannah Williamson, Warsaw, Ohio.
A complete list of winners follows.
2016 NAILE Junior Limousin Show
November 12, 2016
Judge: Jeff Bedwell, Isabella, Okla.
Grand champion Limousin female and supreme champion: Riverstone Charmed, 1/31/15, purebred, sired by TMCK Durham Wheat 6030X, exhibited Madison Ratliff, Westphalia, Kan.
Reserve champion Limousin female: ETGC Candy Apple, 11/22/15, 84% Limousin, TASF Aristotle 752A, exhibited by Abigail Tipton, Greenback, Tenn.
Grand champion bred and owned Limousin female: HNRW Meredith, 4/12/15, sired by CLLL Norris 311W, exhibited by Hannah Williamson, Warsaw, Ohio
Junior heifer division winners:
Division I champion: TASF Dignity 035D, 4/3/16, 81% Limousin, sired by RLBH Air Force One, exhibited by Lonnie Thomas, Boonsboro, Md.
Division I reserve: AUTO Darlin 204D ET, 1/20/16, 50% Lim-Flex, sired by EXAR Blue Chip 1877B, exhibited by Keely Shultz, Danielsville, Ga.
Division II champion: ETGC Candy Apple, 11/22/15, 84% Limousin, shown by Abigail Tipton, Greenback, Tenn.
Division II reserve: TASF Clarity ET, 10/2/15, 81% Limousin, sired by MAGS Anchor, shown by Lonnie Thomas, Boonsboro, Md.
Division III champion: Riverstone Charmed, 1/31/15, purebred, sired by TMCK Durham Wheat 6030X, exhibited by Madison Ratliff, Westphalia, Kan.
Division III reserve: DHIL Luvly 5023C, 5/18/15, 62% Lim-Flex, sired by LH Xpress Freight 136X, exhibited by Kylee Kelley, Yukon, Okla.
Division IV champion: LS Bouncing Betty 089B, 9/18/14, 67% Lim-Flex, sired by EF Zoom Zoom 471Z, exhibited by Liam Steward, Raymond, Ill.
Cow-calf champion: WLBL Blackcap 433B, 4/1/14, 68% Lim-Flex, sired by MAGS Xyloid, exhibited by Will Blaydes, Midway, Ky.