March 24 the first ever 4-H livestock quiz bowl competition took place in Kildee hall. There were 2 divisions: Mixed (ages 10-19) and Senior (ages 14 - 19). The winner of the senior division will represent Iowa at the nation 4-H contest held during Aksarben in Grand Island, Nebraska in September.
Participants answered questions about beef, goats, sheep, swine and current events. An-Cy Guides assisted with the event and graduate students Megan Abeyta and Carl Frame served as official judges. Thanks to Block and Bridle for helping develop the questions for the event.
Pictured above is the quiz bowl championship round. Below left is the quizbowl senior winners and quizbowl mixed winners. The senior winning team was from Boone County. Participants are Ebony Scott, Makenzie Weyhrich, Viatris Scott, McKayla Dozier and the team was coached by Lauren Britton. The mixed division team winner was the Bulldogs. Coaching the team is Heidi Rohrig and participants include Tucker Rohrig, Madison Suhr, Taylor Rohrig, Lukas James and Brady Alla.