Polka Town Hog Show Results 26 Mar 12

The 39th annual Polka Town Market Hog Show was held on Saturday at the Brown County Youth Coliseum in New Ulm. The show is sponsored by the Brown County Pork Producers Association. This year’s big winner was Madison Maras of Jeffers, who won Champion Gilt, Junior Showmanship, and Overall Championship titles. Her Champion Gilt weighed 276 pounds. Ryan Strobel of Pemberton had the Overall Reserve Champion Barrow, which also weighed 276 pounds. He also showed the Champion Barrow and won Senior Showmanship. Keith Thurston of Madelia won the Reserve Barrow title. Clay Berra of Genoa, Wisconsin won the Reserve Gilt title. Jackson County 4H won the team title with 712 points, with the Springfield FFA following with 679 points.