|The 101st Pennsylvania Farm Show: Our Commonwealth's Blue Ribbon Experience!|
We're celebrating the diversity of agriculture in the Keystone State through the largest indoor agricultural event in the nation. Nearly 6.000 animals, 10,000 competitive exhibits and 300 commercial exhibitors have been part of this 23-acre complex for the past nine days.
Results were available Monday on the Results section of the Farm Show website. Please contact the Press Office for any assistance with finding results through this new system.
101st Pennsylvania Farm Show Press Releases
BERKS COUNTY JERSEY TAKES SUPREME IN OPEN DAIRY SHOW
Andrew Youker from Fleetwood, Berks Co. and his five-year-old Jersey cow, Milk & Honey Minister Shirley, had a memorable first trip to the Pennsylvania Farm Show. Milk & Honey was named Supreme Champion Dairy Cow. More...
IMPORTANCE OF AGRICULTURE HISTORY, FARM PRESERVATION HIGHLIGHTED DURING CENTURY, BICENTENNIAL FARM AWARDS
Pennsylvania’s rich agricultural heritage took the spotlight Friday when Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding recognized four Pennsylvania families for their contributions to the commonwealth’s agriculture industry during the 101st Pennsylvania Farm Show: Our Commonwealth’s Blue Ribbon Experience. More...
AGRICULTURE SECRETARY RUSSELL REDDING LEADS THE WAY AT CELEBRITY COW MILKING CONTEST AT 101ST PA FARM SHOW
Twenty local celebrities gathered around the milking stool for the Celebrity Cow Milking Contest on Friday, Jan. 13, at the 101st Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg. More...
LEHIGH COUNTY WOMAN BRINGS HOME THE STICKY BUN BLUE RIBBON
Bakers from across the commonwealth showed off their sticky bun baking skills to Farm Show judges as they participated in the Sticky Bun Contest on Friday, Jan. 13, at the 101st Pennsylvania Farm Show. Lorrie Rauch of Allentown, Lehigh County was awarded sticky bun champion honors this year after “baking from eight am to two pm.” More...
DAIRY EXHIBITORS COMPETE IN 2016 SHOWMANSHIP CONTEST
FFA and 4-H junior exhibitors went head to head, demonstrating their presentation skills in the Junior Dairy Showmanship Contest on Friday, January 14 at the 101st Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg. More...
Saturday at the PA Farm Show
Tomorrow is your last chance to visit the 101st Pennsylvania Farm Show.
Check out the livestock judging, including sheep judging in the Small Arena, Boer Goat judging in the North West Hall, Horse Pulls in the New Holland Arena, and the Pennsylvania Equine Showcase in the Equine Arena. The Great Ice Cream Scooper Challenge starts at 1:00 p.m. at the Culinary Connection Stage located in the main hall.
Start your day at 8:30 a.m., with an Antique Tractor Restoration Presentation at the Lancaster Farming Stage located behind the Food Court. And plan to end the day at the PRCA Circuit Finals Rodeo, beginning in the New Holland Arena at 5:00 p.m.
In between, at the Culinary Connection Stage in the main hall, it is Dairy Day! The Great Ice Cream Scooper Challenge starts at 1:00 p.m. at the Culinary Connection Stage. Come see and sample from a series of cooking demonstrations at the Culinary Connection Stage, featuring Jason Clark at 11 a.m., Tina Jackson at noon, Christopher Mohr at 2 pm, and Jason Viscount at 3 pm. The final Cooking Demonstration of the 2017 Farm Show will begin at 4:00 p.m. with Chad Brumbaugh.
Don’t miss your last chance to take in a short class – or a half dozen short classes – at the Farm Show’s new educational sensation: the AG 101 experience! Modern Agriculture Production takes the stage first, with sessions beginning at 9 a.m., 10 a.m., 11 a.m., and then again at 1 p.m. For all things barns, visit the AG 101 sessions at noon the grand finale at 2 p.m.
Need your apple a day? Don’t leave the Farm Show without attending the apple auction at 3 pm in the main hall! This popular event gives Farm Show fans a chance to buy Pennsylvania apples by the bag, just like at the farmers market. These apples are sweet and crispy, so take some home to eat or bake.
We’re looking forward to having YOU help send off the 2017 Pennsylvania Farm Show with a bang!
We're looking forward to seeing YOU at the 2017 PA Farm Show!