-Farm News photos by Hans Madsen
Alyson Bowden, 13, of Humboldt, helps wash Angel, a steer being shown at the Humboldt County Fair by her brother, Tyler Bowden. The pair was busy on the morning of July 26, grooming the calf for the beef show.
Courtney Melohn, 16, of Pocahontas, stops to chat with one of the horses at the Humboldt County Fair. She said she has two horses at home and found this one, “Hard to resist.”
Lynn Tokle, of Ames, tries out one of Virgil Davis’ swinging horses that he created from old tires and brought to the Humboldt County Fair the morning of July 26. Visitors could watch Davis, of Thor, while he made one at the fair that was auctioned to benefit the fair.
Jamie Egli, 13, of Humboldt, a member of the HDC Clovers 4-H Club, works on trimming her sheep, Mia, at the Humboldt County Fair on July 26. Her mother, Trish Egli, helps out at right.
Kyrah Larsen, 15, of Rutland, a member of the CDC Clovers 4-H Club, looks over the ribbons on her chair project in the exhibit building at the Humboldt County Fair.