Best ever Fair Ribbon Auction

CRESCO - The 4-H and FFA ribbon auction at the 2021 Mighty Howard County Fair grossed $130,275 for the county youth this year.  The average ribbon was $1,002.12 for 130 ribbons sold.  This compares to $$613.55 for 131 ribbons sold in 2019 with a gross of $80375.
• There were 54 buyers with the highest ribbons as follows:
Nora Ryan’s Poultry Ribbon for $750 was purchased by Don Anderson Insurance.
Morgan Drilling’s Goat Ribbon for $800 was purchased by Marzolf Implement.
Heidi Mahr’s Horse Ribbon for $1,700 was purchased by Cresco Bank & Trust.
Cody Fett’s Beef Ribbon for $4,100 was purchased by AgVantage FS.
Kayla Malven’s Dairy Ribbon for $2,500 was purchased by George and Vernelle Malven.
Emily Church’s Rabbit Ribbon for $950 was purchased by Decorah NFO.
Ty Moudry’s Sheep Ribbon for $1,300 was purchased by Cresco Livestock Market.
Kylie Dvorak and Toni Thiele’s Swine Ribbons brought $1,700 and were purchased by Bob Dvorak and Schwarck Seeds.
• Buyers at the auction were as follows:
Christensen Seeds — one swine ribbon
Premier Ag Systems — one swine ribbon
N & K Contracting LLC — one swine and one horse ribbon
South Winn Vet — one dairy ribbon
Gordon Lockie — two beef ribbons
Reicks View Farms — one dairy and one swine ribbon
Schatz Dairy — two dairy ribbons
Trent Thiele — two goat ribbons
Jerry Wilson — one dairy and one swine ribbon
CUSB Bank — three poultry, one goat, three horse, two swine, five beef, three dairy, one rabbit and two sheep ribbons
Don Anderson Insurance —  one poultry and two horse ribbons
Norwegian Mutual Insurance — one poultry, one beef, three dairy and one rabbit ribbon
AgVantage FS — one beef ribbon
Koshatka Farm Equipment  — one beef, one dairy, one sheep and one swine ribbon
Darin and Michelle Burnikel — one horse ribbon.
Mehmert Tiling — one poultry, one goat, one horse, two beef, two dairy and two rabbit ribbons
Hacker Nelson — one beef and one swine ribbon
Farmer’s Mill — two beef, one dairy and one rabbit ribbon
Ken and Nancy Everman and Spent Brass — one poultry ribbon
Damon Gragert — one horse ribbon
Kirk Kunert — one poultry ribbon
H & H Dairy — two dairy ribbons
Bodensteiner Implement — two horse ribbons
Dave and Ruthie Fritcher — two beef ribbons
Cresco Bank & Trust — three poultry, one horse, one beef, three dairy and one swine ribbon
New Hampton Red Power — one dairy ribbon
George and Vernelle Malven  — two dairy ribbons
Trent Linkenmeyer — two beef ribbons
Jerry Ferrie — one dairy and one swine ribbon
Decorah NFO — one dairy and one rabbit ribbon
Marzolf Implement — one goat and two beef ribbons
D & E Carpet Sales — one poultry ribbon
Hanson Tire — one beef ribbon
Robert Dvorak — two swine ribbons
Alum-Line — one swine ribbon
CIA Insurance — one horse, one beef, one dairy, one rabbit and one swine ribbon
Farmer’s Win Coop — one dairy and one swine ribbon
A & J’s Construction — two beef ribbons
Art’s Mill — one beef ribbon
Cresco Livestock Market — one beef and one sheep ribbon
LaRita Pierce — one rabbit ribbon
Evan’s Memorial Home —  one dairy ribbon
Howe Construction — one horse, one beef and one dairy ribbon
Lanesboro Sales Commission — one dairy ribbon
Max Schmidt — one swine ribbon
KMAX — one swine ribbon
Compeer Financial — one dairy ribbon
Gerald Kach — one horse ribbon
Schwarck Seed — one swine ribbon
Cresco Building Service —  one dairy and one swine ribbon
Darland’s Auto Repair — two dairy ribbons
Nate’s Outdoor Recreation — one dairy and one swine ribbon
Diane Schmitt — one swine ribbon

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