Dows hog tabbed as FFA reserve champ market hog at state fair

     Ben Jacobsen of Dows exhibited the FFA Reserve Champion Market Hog at the 2013 Iowa State Fair. Ben’s parents are Corey and Kim Jacobsen of Dows.

     The prize-winning animal was purchased by The Machine Shed; ADM Alliance Nutrition/ShowTee; APC, Inc.; and Newsham Choice Genetics with support from Morgan Genetics, Latham Seeds, Woolstock Equipment and Mike Fischer for $27,500 a new record in the 25th annual Iowa State Fair Sale of Champions on Saturday, Aug. 17.

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