Braden Muhlenkamp won grand champion for meat production. (The Commercial Review/Chris Schanz)
Braden Muhlenkamp won grand champion for meat production. (The Commercial Review/Chris Schanz)
Braden Muhlenkamp and Garrett Mann took two of the top awards July 6 at the Jay County 4-H Poultry Show.
Muhlenkamp took grand champion honors for meat production, and Mann showed the grand champion turkey.
Zoe Brotherton also was a big winner, showing the overall bird at the fair, as well as grand champion bantam male, bantam female, large fowl exhibition breeding pen, large fowl exhibition male and large fowl exhibition female.
Laurann Schoenlein won for overall waterfowl and grand champion duck.
Winners of the showmanship competition included Zac Brotherton for beginner showmanship, Asilyn Davis for junior showmanship and Travis Osterholt for senior showmanship.
Other results were as follows:

Egg shells
Grand champion: Asilyn Davis
Reserve grand champion: Grace Morgan

Meat tom
Reserve grand champion: Klarisa Hemmelgarn

Breeding turkeys
Grand champion: Madeline Ardizzone
Geese
Grand champion: Eryn Robinette
Reserve grand champion: Tiffany Robinette


Pigeon
Grand champion: Logan Muhlenkamp
Reserve grand champion: Zac Brotherton
Guineas
Grand champion: Seth Zorn
Reserve grand champion: Jade Zorn


Duck
Grand champion: Laurann Schoenlein
Reserve grand champion: Cheyenne Harker
Drake
Grand champion: Logan Muhlenkamp
Reserve grand champion: Isaac Moller


Broilers
Grand champion: Braden Muhlenkamp
Reserve grand champion: Jeb Roberts
Roasters
Grand champion: Maria Dirksen
Reserve grand champion: Sheldon Eley

Meat production
Reserve grand champion: Maria Dirksen

Egg production
Grand champion: Alex Ardizzone
Reserve grand champion: Alaina Weaver

Dual purpose female
Grand champion: Alaina Weaver
Reserve grand champion: Madeline Ardizzone

Large fowl
exhibition female
Grand champion: Zoe Brotherton
Reserve grand champion: Travis Osterholt

Large fowl
exhibition male
Grand champion: Zoe Brotherton
Reserve grand champion: Asilyn Davis

Large fowl exhibition breeding pen
Grand champion: Zoe Brotherton
Reserve grand champion: Gabi Paxson

Bantam female
Grand champion: Zoe Brotherton
Reserve grand champion: Cheyenne Harker

Bantam male
Grand champion: Zoe Brotherton
Reserve grand champion: Asilyn Davis

Bantam breeding pen
Grand champion: Asilyn Davis
Reserve grand champion: Cole Robinette