Best of the Barns – Voting Now Open

Online voting is now open for the 2015 Best of the Barns Awards. All nominees were selected in a nomination process held December 7th-18th. If you don’t see your favorite be sure to nominate next year!

Hottest Breed of 2015

  • Simmental
  • Hereford
  • Angus
  • ShorthornPlus

Best Jr. College Livestock Judging Program

  • Hutchinson Community College
  • Black Hawk East
  • Blinn College
  • Butler Community College

Best Sr. College Livestock Judging Program

  • Oklahoma State University
  • Texas Tech University
  • Kansas State University
  • Colorado State University

Show Heifer of the Year

  • Jake Bloomberg
  • Becca Chamberlain
  • Sara Sullivan
  • Lillie Skilles

Show Steer of the Year

  • Shilo Schaake
  • Olivia Caldwell
  • Bayley Kroupa
  • Seth Tucker

Sire of the Year

  • Mr. HOC Broker (Simmental)
  • Monopoly (Club Calf)
  • Man Among Boys (Club Calf)
  • TR Mr Firewater (Charolais)
  • Silveiras Style (Angus)

Best State Fair

  • Tulsa State Fair
  • South Dakota State Fair
  • Iowa State Fair
  • Ohio State Fair

Best Major Livestock Show

  • Oklahoma Youth Expo
  • NAILE – Louisville
  • National Western Stock Show
  • Fort Worth Stock Show

Best New Product or Innovation

  • Virtual Herd from AgTown Technologies
  • Sullivan’s Sensation Curve
  • Principles for Success Lodestar Guidance from Weaver Leather Livestock
  • Sullivan’s First Class Show Halter with Texturized Showman’s Grip

Best Jr. National Week

  • North American Jr. Red Angus Event
  • Junior National Hereford Expo
  • National Junior Maine/Chi Show
  • National Junior Shorthorn Show

Best Livestock Show Publication

  • Pacific Showcase
  • The Show Circuit
  • The Showbox
  • The Showtimes

Best Purebred Cattle Operation

  • Purple Reign Cattle Co.
  • Seldom Rest Farms
  • Buck Cattle Co.
  • Circle M Farms

Best Industry Educational Clinic

  • McCullough Fitting Clinics
  • Stierwalt Cattle and Clinics
  • Stock Show University
  • McPeak’s Be A Champ Camp

Best Farm/Ranch Facebook Page

  • Matt Lautner Cattle
  • Steck Cattle/DJS Shorthorns
  • Vickland Show Cattle
  • Schaake Farms

Best Livestock Photographer

  • Show Champions
  • Kyla Copeland
  • Heidi Anderson
  • Pearl Walthall
  • Linde Sutherly

Best Cattle Feed Supplement

  • Stand Alone
  • Sure Champ
  • Sullivan’s Fresh and Feminine
  • Natural Stride

Best Online Sales Company

  • Breedersworld
  • CW Sales
  • SC Online Sales

Best Show Supply Company

  • Twisted South Show Supply
  • Sullivan Supply
  • Pro-Fit
  • Heart Felt Livestock Supply

Best Semen Sales Company

  • Cattle Visions
  • Rodgers Cattle Comapny
  • Matt Lautner Cattle
  • SEK Genetics

Best Graphic Designer

  • Showtimes Magazine, Brian & Lisa Reid
  • SCI Creations, Stephanie Steck
  • Designs by Arin, Arin Strasburg
  • Ranch House Designs

*All nominees were selected in a nomination process held December 7th-18th. If you don’t see your favorite be sure to nominate next year!


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