The kickoff of the Central Iowa Beef Show was July 12. It began off with Brock Pieters receiving honors with a Champion Angus Heifer and Lauren Mosher receiving Reserve Champion.
Also, receiving Champion and Reserve Champion honors throughout the show were Gavin Simatovich, Hannah Slifer, Tamera Harre, Jarrin Goecke, Leah Mosher, Tylia Kaisand, Hannah Hibbs, Hunter Wilkening and Rosemary Thompson.
Top honor Grand Champion Market Animal of the show was Hunter Wilkening. Rosemary Thompson received honors being the Reserve Grand Champion Market Animal.