This year’s Canyon County Fair was held on July 23-26. Meridian FFA had members enter 40 animals to compete in the following areas: swine, sheep, beef, dairy, meat goat and dairy goat.
Sheep competitors that represented Meridian FFA were: Breanna Ball, Chelsie Ball, Kody Burch, Elise Cambell, Kirsten Forster, Alyssa Hernandez , Tyson Hernandez, Shelby Peugh, Alexa Phillips, Zach Putzier, Killian Rassumen, Karlyn Roberts, Ashton Shaul, Hannah Smith, Caydan Stirm, Dalton Turnbough, Dani Turnbough, Hayden Turnbough and Dino Vinci.
Meridian FFA meat goat showmen were: Maddie Bennett, Ryan Bennett, Maddie Boyd, Zoie Pagel, Kaitlyn Steppe, Jared Murphy, Stephanie Eliers and Katelyn Flake.
Ashton Shaul showed her beef heifer through Meridian FFA.
Dairy cattle FFA showmen included: Maddie Boyd, Kristin Nesbitt, William Stokes, Brandon Walton and Stephanie Eilers.
Cara Gonzales, Tanner Wilder, Zack Davis and Ashlee Bowen showed swine through Meridian FFA.
Kaitlyn Steppe showed her dairy goats through Meridian FFA.
The following four showmen, Cara Gonzales, Hannah Smith, Kristin Nesbitt and Breanna Ball, competed in this year’s large animal round robin. Round robin is a competition between all of the Grand and Reserve Champions of every species. Thank you to all buyers of Meridian FFA livestock at the 4-H/FFA Market Livestock Sale of the Canyon County Fair.