2012 Market Steer shown by Lindsey Bicknell
from New Generation Livestock, Bethel purchased by the
Clermont County Township Association. The steer
weighed 1175 pounds and sold for $1.65 per pound for a total
sale price of $1,938.75.
The 2012 Feeder Steer above was raised by
member of Rump Roast Riders, Felicity. It weighed 383 pounds
and sold for $1.75 per pound for a total sale price of $670.25.
The Feeder Steer was purchased by the Township Association with the
winner of the raffle Clinton Liming in photo above. (see story below).
During the Feeder Steer sale the Township
Association purchased a Feeder Steer.
At the end of the sale, the Township
Association raffled off this feeder steer to a 4H or FFA member from
Clermont County under the
condition that he/she show it at the fair next year in the Market
Steer Category. The winner of the raffle
was Clinton Liming from the Ultimate 4-H'ers pictured above right
with the feeder steer. Clinton Liming is 14 years old and
entering 9th grade at Felicity-Franklin High School. He has been
showing in 4-H and in the Clermont County Fair for 6 years now. He
shows beef and hogs. His parents are Mark and Tricia Liming and he
has a younger brother Brett who also is in 4-H.
Last years raffle winner, Kelsee Lee, from the New
Generation Livestock Club, Hamersville, received her steer when it weighed 454
pounds. When she showed it this year, it weighed 1188 pounds and
was 5th overall and was first in rate of gain.