Dairy Milk Sold at 4-H Auction:
4-H member Elisabeth
Jones, sophomore at Chesterton High School, is shown with her Reserve Grand
Champion Holstein which produced Dairy Milk for this year’s 4-H Celebration
Sale. The gallon of milk was sold for $250 and was purchased by Jack Rust, of
Porter County Farm Bureau. Elisabeth also took honors in best herd, best
udder, best dam and daughter, Champion in Jr. holstein calf, Reserve Champion
Sr. holstein, and Reserve Grand Champion holstein. Elisabeth’s cows as well
as many of the cows in 4-H belong to John Sanders of Liberty Township.
(Tribune photos by Dana Gilbertson)
Shady Lawn Florist buys Steer:
Owners of Shady Lawn Florist of Chesterton purchased a steer
at this year’s P.C. Fair Celebration Sale. The steer was sold by 4-H member
Stephanie Chaplin for $1.25 a pound. Pictured left to right is Jim Chaplin,
owner of Shady Lawn, Stephanie Chaplin, 4-H member and cousin Megan Keating,
Lake Erie Land Company buys steer:
LEL of Chesteron
helped in supporting 4-H at this year’s 2007 P.C. Fair Celebration Sale.
Pictured left to right is P.C. Fair Queen, Karlie Schultz, purchaser LEL
Project Manager, Keith Sharpe, his son Kyle, 4-H member Megan Sutter owner of
the Reserve Grand Champion Swine, Reserve Achievment Embassidor, Breanne
Combs, and Achievment Ambassador, Whitney Della. The swine was purchased for
$6.50 per pound.
Local Buyers: RV Sutton Excavating Inc., of Chesterton
purchased two Reserve Champion Pen Swine at this year’s Porter County Fair
4-H Celebration Sale held on Thursday evening. The Swine were sold for $3.00
a pound by 4-H member Adam Tofte-Patrick at far left, of Jackson Township.
Also pictured left to right are Karlie Schultz, Porter County Fair Queen,
buyers Rudy, Spencer, and Nancy Sutton, of RV Sutton Inc., Breanne Combs,
Reserve Achivement Ambassador, and Whitney Della, Achievement Ambassador.
(Tribune photo by Dana Gilbertson)
4-H Auction at Porter County Fair: The Darnell family of
Chesterton purchased a Crossbred steer owned by 4-H member Christopher
Chaplin at this years Porter County Fair 4-H Celebration Sale. The steer was
purchased for $1.25 per pound. Pictured left to right are Christopher
Chaplin, and buyers Mike, Randy and Roy Darnell of Chesterton. Not pictured
is Sharon Darnell member of the Chesterton Town Council.(Tribune photo by Dana Gilbertson)