Alva Review-Courier -

Kansas woman fights to keep state fair champion lamb title


WASHINGTON, Kan. (AP) — A northern Kansas woman is fighting a decision by state fair officials to strip her champion lamb title and winnings because of alleged performance enhancement.

Kansas State University student Gabryelle Gilliam's market lamb was crowned grand champion at the Kansas State Fair in September, the Hutchinson News ( ) reported. But in January, Gilliam was officially disqualified for "unethical fitting."

The Kansas Department of Agriculture's Dr. Paul Grosdidier said he concluded after a carcass exam soon after the fair that a natural substance was i...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments(0)


Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2020