Minnesota State Fair | Northern Throwdown

Justin Mente puts the finishing touches on a belly.

The Hawkins family enjoying Weston Hawkins Foundation Simmental being selected as Champion Overall Breeding Heifer.

The unmistakable voice on the mic of the Minnesota beef show Kent Thiesse recognizes Meta Tewes as the 4th Overall Market Beef Animal.

Taylor Lacek holds back tears after being selected as the Champion Overall Market Beef.

Taite Goodman jams out while working in product with his Sullivans Air Express Blower.

Lane Jab starts on a hind leg with his Teflon Doublestuff comb and a can of Sullivans Tail Adhesive.

The boys of the Jackson Family celebrate after being named 5th Overall Breeding Heifer.

Weston Hawkins’ cheering section ROARED after gaining the Champion Overall Breeding Heifer honors.

Alex Kellen shapes up a showside with his Sullivans Tail Adhesive, and Powder’ful.

Judge Dave Allen gives the shake to Jameson Reed as he selects the Champion Slick Shorn Steer.