38th Annual MCA All-Breeds Junior Show Boasts Near Record Attendance - Over 600 Head Exhibited by More Than 350 Youth

| June 14, 2021

SEDALIA, MISSOURI (June 14, 2021) - The Missouri Cattlemen’s Association and the Missouri Junior Cattlemen’s Association hosted the 38th Annual MCA All-Breeds Junior Show June 11-13 at the Missouri State Fairgrounds in Sedalia, Missouri. 

According to the MCA Manager of Membership Sydney Thummel, participation was nothing short of impressive.   

“We are always proud of our junior members and the work they put into the projects. With 350 exhibitors and over 600 head of cattle, we once again had one of the largest shows on record,” Thummel said. “We could not have done it without the MJCA Board of Directors, MCA Youth Advisory Committee and the countless other volunteers helped throughout the weekend.”   

The show concluded on Sunday with judges Scott and Ty Bayer, TC Reds, selecting the supreme champions. Paisley Nelson of Platte City, exhibited the Supreme Champion Heifer, and Hailey Eads of Trenton, exhibited the Supreme Champion Market Animal. The Reserve Supreme Heifer was exhibited by Alexis Koelling of Curryville, and Reserve Supreme Market Animal was exhibited by Gabryelle Hapes of Chillicothe. Supreme Senior Showmanship went to Allena Allen of Trenton, and Reserve Senior Showman was Lucas Crutcher of Fair Grove. Sache Dowling of Fair Grove, was the Supreme Junior Showmanship winner and Cass Kleeman of Braymer, picked up reserve.  

Thanks to the following sponsors for their support of this event.  

Grand Champion Level: ADM Animal Nutrition/MoorMan's ShowTec and Showcoat Solutions 

Reserve Champion Level: H&H Show Supply; Sullivan Supply and Callaway-Montgomery County Cattlemen's Association 

Others: AgButler; Missouri Angus Association; Missouri Limousin Breeders Association; Mid-Mo Feeds; Lewis Cattle Oilers; Pearl’s Pics Photography; LAG Industries; Missouri State Fair Foundation; Missouri Simmental Association; Missouri State University Block and Bridle and Petey's Ice Cream For more results from the 2021 MCA All-Breeds Junior Show, stay tuned for the August Missouri Beef Cattleman feature.