Press Releases

  • 2016 Releases
    10/9/2016
    OHIO HEIFER AND BULL CLAIM GRAND CHAMPION SHORTHORN TITLES AT 2016 KILE
    Sull Dream Lady 5445C ET, exhibited by Kinley Kreis from Adamsville, Ohio, took home Grand Champion Heifer at the Major Atlantic PACE Shorthorn Show on Saturday, Oct. 8, during the 2016 Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/9/2016
    MODEL HORSE SHOW BRINGS HOBBY TO KILE
    Like many hobbies, the world of model horses has fans who take their interest a step further, adding levels of detail and realism to bring miniatures to life and evoke the experience of their real-life counterparts. When those fans come together at competitions, it’s an opportunity to share techniques, experiences and laughs. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/9/2016
    WOOL: THE BINDING THREAD BETWEEN CHILDREN AND THEIR SHEEP AT THE 2016 KEYSTONE LEAD LINE COMPETITION
    Girls and boys decked out in their finest handmade wool fashions graced the runway as their parents cheered for them, on Saturday, October 8, at the Keystone Lead Line Contest during the 2016 Keystone International Livestock Exposition. The event was held at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/9/2016
    FRANKLIN CO., MASSACHUSETTS, NORTH CAROLINA YOUTH RECEIVE BEEF SCHOLARSHIPS AT KEYSTONE INTERNATIONA
    Young, future agricultural leaders were rewarded for their commitment to the beef industry with $1,000 scholarships as part of the Keystone International Livestock Expo (KILE), held at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. The three recipients hail from Pennsylvania’s Franklin County, as well as southcentral North Carolina and eastern Massachusetts. They received their awards preceding KILE’s club calf and prospect heifer sale on Saturday, Oct. 8. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/9/2016
    BREEDING EWE SPECTACULAR SALE
    The Keystone Bred Ewe Spectacular featured 10 different breeds of sheep during the 2016 Keystone International Livestock Exposition held on Saturday, October 8. The yearly sale provides youth and adult breeding sheep enthusiasts with the chance to purchase elite yearling ewes and ewe lambs. This sale, along with the Keystone International Livestock Exposition, was held at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/9/2016
    BOER GOATS CROSS THE SHAVINGS AT KILE FOR THIRD YEAR
    As part of the Keystone International Livestock Exposition’s (KILE) expanding First Weekend shows and activities on September 30, exhibitors showed more than 200 goats in a pair of nationally-accredited shows at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/9/2016
    MARYLAND CROSS-BRED TAKES OVERALL BARROW ON-FOOT OPEN SHOW AT 2016 KILE
    More than 90 animals representing nine different breeds hit the ring for the Barrow On-Foot Contest on Sunday, October 9, during the 2016 Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/9/2016
    OHIO MAINETAINER HEIFER, MARYLAND HEREFORD BULL NAMED SUPREME CHAMPIONS OF 2016 KILE
    Judges sorted nearly 1,000 cattle to select the Grand Champion Hereford Bull and Grand Champion Mainetainer Female as the Supreme Champion Bull and Supreme Champion Female of the 2016 Keystone International Livestock Exposition, held at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/9/2016
    PENN STATE TOPS COLLEGIATE DIVISION, VIRGINIA 4-H WINS JUNIOR DIVISION IN 2016 KILE JUDGING CONTEST
    Teams from across the eastern half of the United States gathered at the 60th Keystone International Livestock Exposition to test their animal evaluation skills in the Collegiate and Junior Livestock Judging Contest on Saturday, October 8, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/9/2016
    BREEDING SHEEP SHOWMANSHIP SHOWCASES YOUTH TALENT
    Young breeding sheep exhibitors vied for top honors in the youth showmanship contest at the 2016 Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/9/2016
    MERCER COUNTY EWE AND CHESTER COUNTY RAM WIN JUNIOR SHOW SUPREMES AT 2016 KILE
    Paige Clyde of Greenville, Mercer Co. exhibited the Cheviot named Supreme Champion Ewe, while Kyle MacCauley of Atglen, Chester County, showed the Suffolk named Supreme Champion Ram during the Junior Breeding Sheep Show, Sunday, October 9, during the 2016 Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show and Expo Center. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/9/2016
    PENNSYLVANIA TEAMS TAKE FIRST IN LIGHTWEIGHT AND HEAVYWEIGHT HORSE PULLS
    Draft horse teams from Columbia and Westmoreland counties won their divisions in the horse pulls that capped off evening equine events at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg, Pa. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/9/2016
    OHIO MAINETAINER, CHIANINA HEIFERS TAKE SUPREME SLOTS AT JR. BEEF SHOW AT 2016 KILE
    The Mainetainer heifer owned by Samantha VanVorhis of Wood County, Ohio, JSUL Rose Mary’s Song, was selected as Supreme Champion Heifer of the junior show during the Junior Breeding Beef Pageant Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016, as part of the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) at the PA Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/8/2016
    MONTOUR COUNTY YOUTH WIN BIG AT YOUTH DRAFT HORSE DECORATING AND SHOWMANSHIP COMPETITIONS
    Harrisburg, PA – The Youth Decorating and Showmanship Competition took place on Saturday, Oct. 8, at the 2016 Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/8/2016
    VIRGINIA, MARYLAND CATTLE CLAIM GRAND CHAMPION HONORS AT ROV ANGUS SHOW
    SCC Hara’s Dixie Erica 543C, exhibited by Gordon J. Mark of Gretna, Va., took home Grand Champion Heifer at the ROV Angus Show Saturday, Oct. 7, during the 2016 Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Farm Show Complex and Expo Center, Harrisburg. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/8/2016
    ARMSTRONG COUNTY’S STOCKDALE AND GOLDIE CLAIM CHAMPION MARKET STEER HONORS
    Rylee Stockdale, Dayton, Armstrong Co., and her steer Goldie took home Grand Champion Market Steer at the 2016 Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Saturday, October 8. Stockdale’s steer weighed in at 1,355lbs. Goldie was crowned champion heavyweight before claiming top honors. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/8/2016
    OHIO BROTHERS WIN FOUR, SIX HITCHES IN DRAFT HORSE AND DRAFT HAFLINGER HITCH SHOW
    Horses and drivers from across Pennsylvania and Michigan, New York, Ohio and beyond showcased the versatility of draft horses through a series of classes in the draft hitch show as part of the Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg, Pa. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/8/2016
    BBQ & BLUES BRINGS SMOKE BACK TO KILE
    Grill masters took center stage on Saturday, October 8, for the Keystone Classic Barbeque State Championship at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE). More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/8/2016
    MINNESOTA NATURAL COLORED RAM & PENNSYLVANIA DORSET EWE TAKE SUPREMES IN KILE SHEEP SHOW
    Supreme Champion honors in the sheep show went to a Minnesota Natural Colored Ram and a Pennsylvania Dorset Ewe Saturday, Oct. 8, during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/8/2016
    MISSOURI PERCHERONS TOPS SIX-HORSE HITCH CLASSIC COMPETITION AT 2016 KILE
    Blue Ribbon Days Farm of Farmington, MO, claimed top honors in the North American Six-Horse Hitch Classic Series show as part of draft horse hitch competitions held at the 2016 Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Saturday, October 8. The event was held the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/7/2016
    OHIO MAN SWEEPS CHAMPION FLEECE HONORS FOR SECOND YEAR
    Chris Smith’s Merino ram wool topped the wool competition at the 2016 Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) held at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/7/2016
    GINGERBREAD THE PERCHERON BESTS DRAFT BREEDS AT 2016 KILE
    Gingerbread Count on Sadie Lee, the Best of the Percheron Breed, exhibited by Albert, Jim and Cleve Day from Blue Ribbon Days Farm in Farmington, Mo., was selected as Supreme Champion of the draft horse halter show at the 2016 Keystone International Livestock Exposition. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/7/2016
    BERKSHIRE AND HAMPSHIRE BREEDS TAKE CHAMPION GILT AND BOAR AT THE KILE BREEDING SWINE SHOW
    A Berkshire and a Hampshire were the Supreme Champions during the open breeding swine show at the 2016 Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg, PA on October 6 and 7. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/7/2016
    FIVE YEARS AND GROWING – OPEN HORSE SHOW HAS GREAT SUCCESS STARTING OFF KILE’S FIRST WEEKEND
    Since its 2012 inception, the KILE Open Horse Show has added Friday evening classes and served as an anchor for additional equine-related activities over that first weekend. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/7/2016
    THIRD TIME’S A CHARM FOR BEDFORD COUNTY FFA MEMBER
    Heidi Barkley, of Manns Choice, Bedford Co., has competed in the Stockman’s Contest for the past three years but had never captured the top individual honors. The many hours spent preparing for the contest paid off in 2016. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/7/2016
    MARYLAND HEIFER AND BULL TOP NATIONAL HEREFORD SHOW AT 2016 KILE
    RJL LCC Miss Pokerface 5C ET, owned by Rhett Lowderman of Taneytown, Md., took home the Grand Champion Heifer title at the National Hereford Show on Friday, October 7, at the 2016 Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/6/2016
    20TH FARM CITY DAY BRINGS AGRICULTURE TO LIFE
    Students from 14 schools across four Pennsylvania counties were digging agriculture today at the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s 20th Farm City Day during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/6/2016
    OUTSTANDING PENNSYLVANIA YOUTH AWARDED $7,000 IN SCHOLARSHIPS AT 2016 KILE
    Eight livestock youth received $7,000 in scholarships rewarding their leadership development, showring success, scholastic merits, an interest in the livestock industry as a career path and participation in the Keystone International Livestock Exposition during the 60th show’s opening ceremonies Thursday, Oct. 6, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2016 Releases
    10/6/2016
    PERRY COUNTY STATE REPRESENTATIVE INDUCTED INTO PA LIVESTOCK HALL OF FAME
    For his dual passions for agriculture and public service, the Pennsylvania Livestock Association (PLA) inducted Pennsylvania State Representative Mark Keller of Landisburg, Perry County, into the Pennsylvania Livestock Hall of Fame for 2016. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/5/2015
    NATIONAL HAFLINGER AND HITCH PONY FINALS HEADLINE BREED’S COMPETITIONS AT 2015 KILE
    The 59th Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) hosted the nation’s best Haflinger and hitch pony teams during the Haflinger and Hitch Pony Championship Series Finals, held October 1-3, 2015, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/5/2015
    MICHIGAN STATE TOPS COLLEGIATE DIVISION, GEORGIA FFA WINS JUNIOR DIVISION IN 2015 KILE JUDGING CONTE
    Teams from across the eastern half of the United States gathered at the 59th Keystone International Livestock Exposition to test their animal evaluation skills in the Collegiate and Junior Livestock Judging Contest Saturday, October 3, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/5/2015
    INDIANA COUNTY, FAYETTE COUNTY YOUTH TAKE BARROW ON-FOOT OPEN SHOW AT 2015 KILE
    More than 90 animals representing seven different breeds hit the ring for the Barrow On-Foot Contest on Sunday, October 4, during the 2015 Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/4/2015
    JEFFERSON COUNTY RAM & ADAMS COUNTY EWE WIN JUNIOR SHOW SUPREMES AT KILE
    Harrisburg – Callie Taylor of Timblin, Jefferson County, exhibited the Border Leicester named Supreme Champion Ram, while Olivia Waggoner from East Berlin, Adams County, showed the Dorset named Supreme Champion Ewe during the Junior Breeding Sheep Show, Sunday, October 4, during the 2015 Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show and Expo Center. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/4/2015
    OHIO TEAM TOPS SIX-HORSE HITCH CLASSIC COMPETITION AT 2015 KILE
    Circle S Percherons of Dennison, Ohio, marked off a win in the North American Six-Horse Hitch Classic Series qualifying show as part of draft horse hitch competitions at the 2015 Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Saturday, October 4, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/4/2015
    GREENE COUNTY NATIVE LANDS GRAND CHAMPION JUNIOR MARKET STEER AT 2015 KILE
    Harrisburg – Julie Policz of Jefferson, Greene County, Pennsylvania landed the Grand Champion title during the Junior Market Steer Show, Saturday, October 3, during the 2015 Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/4/2015
    MARYLAND ANGUS HEIFER TAKES SUPREME AT JR. BEEF SHOW AT 2015 KILE
    A Laytonsville, Maryland, Hereford was selected as Junior Show Supreme Champion Heifer during the Junior Breeding Beef Pageant Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015, as part of the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) at the PA Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/4/2015
    MARYLAND ANGUS HEIFER, ILLINOIS HEREFORD BULL NAMED SUPREME CHAMPIONS OF 2015 KILE
    Judges sorted nearly 1,000 cattle to select the Grand Champion Hereford Bull and Grand Champion Angus Female as the Supreme Champion Bull and Supreme Champion Female of the 2015 Keystone International Livestock Exposition, held at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/4/2015
    YORK COUNTY TEAM TAKES OVERALL CHAMPIONSHIP HONORS AND MID-ATLANTIC BARBEQUE ASSOCIATION CUP AT KEYS
    Harrisburg, Pennsylvania – Despite cold temperatures and consistent rains, 57 grill masters and barbeque kings and queens fired up their pits to participate in the Eighth Annual Keystone Classic Barbeque State Championship competition. The two-day, event which ran October 4 – 5, took place as a part of the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) at the Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/3/2015
    VIRGINIA BORDER LEICESTER RAM, PENNSYLVANIA DORSET EWE TAKE SUPREMES IN KILE SHEEP SHOW
    Supreme Champion honors in the sheep show went to a Virginia Border Leicester ram and a Pennsylvania Dorset ewe Saturday, Oct. 4, during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/3/2015
    FULTON COUNTY CONSERVATIONIST, FARMER, VOLUNTEER JANA MALOT INDUCTED INTO PA LIVESTOCK HALL OF FAME
    For her long-standing commitment to Pennsylvania’s livestock industry through her professional career, her volunteer work and her personal life, the Pennsylvania Livestock Association (PLA) inducted Jana Malot of Harrisonville, Fulton County, Pennsylvania, into the Pennsylvania Livestock Hall of Fame for 2015. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/3/2015
    INDIANA HEIFER, OHIO BULL CLAIM GRAND CHAMPION SHORTHORN TITLES AT 2015 KILE
    CF Cumberland 472 RD X ET, exhibited by Clayton Boyert, of Modoc, Ind., took home Grand Champion Heifer at the Major Atlantic PACE Shorthorn Show Saturday, Oct. 3, during the 2015 Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Farm Show Complex and Expo Center, Harrisburg. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/3/2015
    FOUR YOUTH RECEIVE BEEF, OPEN HORSE SCHOLARSHIPS AT KEYSTONE INTERNATIONAL LIVESTOCK EXPO
    Harrisburg – Beef and horse exhibitors from Virginia and Pennsylvania’s Dauphin, Snyder and York counties received $1,000 scholarships as part of the Keystone International Livestock Expo (KILE), held at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/3/2015
    MARYLAND HEIFER, ILLINOIS BULL TOP NATIONAL HEREFORD SHOW AT 2015 KILE
    LCC TG BE MY MERRY TIME 7B, exhibited by Melissa Grimmel of Jarrettsville, Maryland, took home the Grand Champion Heifer title at the National Hereford Show on Friday, October 2, at the 2015 Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/2/2015
    BERKSHIRE BREED TAKES TOP HONORS FOR BOTH CHAMPION GILT AND BOAR AT THE KILE BREEDING SWINE SHOW
    Harrisburg –Two Berkshire hogs were chosen as Supreme Champions during the open breeding swine show at the 2015 Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg, PA. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/2/2015
    NORTH CAROLINA 4-H GRABS TOP STOCKMAN TEAM TITLE AT 2015 KILE
    Harrisburg – North Carolina 4-H team took top honors in the 38th Keystone Stockman’s Contest Friday, October 2, during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/2/2015
    ALLEBACH’S BENTLEY BESTS DRAFT BREEDS AT 2015 KILE
    The Percheron, Anderson’s Bentley, exhibited by Gerald Allebach of Windermere Farms, Spring Mills, Centre County, Pennsylvania, was selected as supreme champion of the draft horse halter show at the 59th Keystone International Livestock Exposition, held at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/1/2015
    BOER GOATS RETURN FOR SECOND DOUBLEHEADER SHOW AT KILE
    Harrisburg, PA - As part of the Keystone International Livestock Exposition’s (KILE) expanding First Weekend shows and activities on September 26, exhibitors showed more than 100 goats in a pair of nationally-accredited shows at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/1/2015
    CUMBERLAND, DAUPHIN, INDIANA, TIOGA, YORK COUNTY YOUTH RECEIVE $7,000 IN LIVESTOCK SCHOLARSHIPS AT 2
    Seven livestock youth received $7,000 in scholarships rewarding their leadership development, showring success, scholastic merits, an interest in the livestock industry as a career path and participation in the Keystone International Livestock Exposition during the 59th show’s opening ceremonies Thursday, Oct. 1, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/1/2015
    19TH FARM CITY DAY BRINGS AGRICULTURE TO LIFE FOR MORE THAN 1,300 STUDENTS
    Students from 15 schools across five Pennsylvania counties discovered agriculture today at the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s 19th Farm City Day during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/1/2015
    19TH FARM CITY DAY BRINGS AGRICULTURE TO LIFE FOR MORE THAN 1,300 STUDENTS
    Students from 15 schools across five Pennsylvania counties discovered agriculture today at the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s 19th Farm City Day during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    10/1/2015
    FOUR YEARS AND GROWING – OPEN HORSE SHOW SEES SUCCESS AS ANCHOR OF KILE’S FIRST WEEKEND
    The Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) is the largest livestock show on the East Coast and has traditionally featured four of the continent’s major livestock species: beef cattle, draft horses, sheep and swine. Despite the success of the heavy horse show and the North American Six-Horse Hitch Classic Series competition it brings to the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center, several growing sectors of Pennsylvania agriculture weren’t yet represented. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    9/23/2015
    FUN ACTIVITIES, FOOD AND CONTESTS MAKE KEYSTONE INTERNATIONAL LIVESTOCK EXPO A FAMILY DESTINATION
    Complete with Farm Show milkshakes, draft horse competitions, and opportunities for hands-on learning and up-close visits with livestock, the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) might seem like a fair-weather mini-Pennsylvania Farm Show. More...
  • 2015 Releases
    9/23/2015
    BBQ & BLUES BRINGS SMOKE BACK TO KILE
    Culinary artists will bring the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) full circle Friday and Saturday, October 2-3, with the Keystone Classic BBQ Keystone Classic Barbeque State Championship at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/5/2014
    OHIO, NORTH CAROLINA TEAMS TAKE HOME TOP HONORS AT 2014 KILE LIVESTOCK JUDGING CONTESTS
    Harrisburg – Ohio State University and North Carolina 4-H claimed the highest honors during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition Collegiate and Junior Livestock Judging contests on Saturday, Oct. 4, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Exposition Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/5/2014
    INDIANA AND MARYLAND CROSS-BREDS TAKE BARROW ON-FOOT OPEN SHOW AT 2014 KILE
    Harrisburg – More than 108 animals representing seven different breeds hit the ring for the second Barrow On-Foot Contest Sunday, Oct. 5 during the 2014 Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the PA Farm Show Complex and Expo Center, Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/5/2014
    PENNSYLVANIA TEAMS TAKE FIRST IN LIGHTWEIGHT AND HEAVYWEIGHT HORSE PULLS
    Harrisburg – Charlie Brown from Acme, Pa. and his team of horses won the Heavy Weight Horse Pull Division during the 2014 Keystone International Livestock Exposition Saturday Oct. 4 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center, Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/5/2014
    NEW JERSEY, MARYLAND TEAMS NAMED MASTERS OF KILE’S BARBEQUE, BLUES AND BREWS
    Harrisburg – Pig Pen BBQ of Yardville, N.J., bested 53 barbeque entries to win the seventh-annual Keystone Classic Barbeque State Championship Saturday, Oct. 5, at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. Big Ugly’s BBQ of Perryville, Md., led by Chris Hall, took reserve champion honors. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/5/2014
    MARYLAND HEREFORD HEIFER TAKES SUPREME AT JR. BEEF SHOW AT 2014 KILE
    Harrisburg – A Jarrettsville, Maryland Hereford took home Junior Supreme Champion Heifer during the Junior Breeding Beef Pageant Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014 at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) at the PA Farm Show Complex and Expo Center. Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/5/2014
    EAGLE CREEK FARMS WINS BIG IN SIX-HORSE HITCH CLASSIC SERIES AT 2014 KILE
    Harrisburg – Eagle Creek Farms and its Percherons, owned by Barbara J. Watson from Montpelier, Ohio, took home the prestigious North American Six-Horse Hitch Classic Series win at the 2014 Keystone Internal Livestock Exposition on Saturday, Oct. 4 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/5/2014
    MIDWEST CATTLE SWEEP SUPREME AT 2014 KILE
    Harrisburg – A Monopoly daughter was named Supreme Champion Beef Female of the 2014 Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE), while a Hereford About Time son was named Supreme Champion Bull Sunday, Oct. 5, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center, Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/5/2014
    CRAWFORD COUNTY RAM, OHIO EWE WIN JUNIOR SHOW SUPREMES AT THE KEYSTONE INTERNATIONAL LIVESTOCK EXPOS
    Harrisburg – Derek Wilson of Titusville, Crawford County, exhibited the Southdown named Supreme Champion Ram, while Travis Johnson of Minerva, Ohio led the Border Leicester named Supreme Champion Ewe during the Junior Breeding Sheep Show, Sunday, Oct. 5, during the 2014 Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show and Expo Center. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/4/2014
    SHORTHORN HEIFER STEALS THE SHOW AT 2014 KEYSTONE INTERNATIONAL LIVESTOCK EXPO
    Harrisburg – CF Cumberland 334 SOL, exhibited by Adrianee Trennepohl, of Modoc, Ind., took home Grand Champion Heifer at the Shorthorn Show Saturday, Oct. 4, during the 2014 Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Farm Show Complex and Expo Center, Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/4/2014
    YORK COUNTY, NEW JERSEY, MARYLAND JUNIOR EXHIBITORS RECEIVE $1,000 BEEF SCHOLARSHIPS AT 2014 KILE
    Harrisburg – York County, New Jersey and Maryland beef exhibitors received educational scholarships sponsored by the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) Beef Committee at the annual show, Saturday, Oct. 4, during the 58th KILE on Thursday, Oct. 2, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/4/2014
    MARYLAND’S POOLE LANDS GRAND CHAMPION JUNIOR MARKET STEER AT 2014 KILE
    Harrisburg – Kenneth Poole, Union Bridge, Md., landed the Grand Champion title during the Junior Market Steer Show, Saturday, Oct. 4, during the 2014 Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/4/2014
    PENNSYLVANIA DRAFT HORSES SHOW STRONG AT 2014 KILE HITCH SHOW
    Harrisburg – Draft Horse Hitch exhibitors demonstrated their showmanship skills and teamwork of horses at hitch and on line during the 2014 Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center, Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/4/2014
    PROJECT RUNWAY KILE EDITION: KIDS IN WOOL STRUT THEIR STUFF AT THE KEYSTONE LEADLINE CONTEST
    Harrisburg – Girls and boys decked out in their finest handmade wool fashions graced the runway as their parents cheered them on, Saturday, Oct. 4, at the Keystone Leadline Contest during the 2014 Keystone International Livestock Exposition. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/4/2014
    OHIO TUNIS RAM, VIRGINIA HORNED DORSET EWE TAKE SUPREMES IN KILE SHEEP SHOW
    Harrisburg – Supreme Champion honors in the sheep show went to an Ohio Tunis ram and a Virginia Horned Dorset ewe Saturday, Oct. 4, during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/3/2014
    WINTER HEIFER CALF HAILS HIGHEST HONOR AT KILE HEREFORD SHOW
    LLC TG Merry Feeling 3158ET, exhibited by Melissa Grimmel of Jarrettsville, Md., took home the Grand Champion Heifer title at the National Hereford Show held on Friday, Oct. 3, at the 2014 Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/3/2014
    BEDFORD COUNTY FFA CHAPTER GRABS TOP STOCKMAN TEAM TITLE AT 2014 KILE
    Bedford County Technical School FFA took top honors in the 37th Keystone Stockman’s Contest Friday, Oct. 5, during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/3/2014
    CUMBERLAND, DAUPHIN, LANCASTER, YORK COUNTY YOUTH RECEIVE 4-H, FFA SCHOLARSHIPS AT 2014 KILE
    Four southcentral Pennsylvania livestock exhibitors received $1,000 scholarships from the Pennsylvania Livestock Association during the 58th Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) on Thursday, Oct. 2, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/3/2014
    TOP BERKSHIRE BOAR AND TOP CHESTER WHITE GILT WIN BEST AT KILE SWINE BREEDING SHOW
    A Chester White Gilt and a Berkshire Boar were chosen as Supreme Champions during the open breeding swine show at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/3/2014
    SHIRE MARE IS SUPREME DRAFT HORSE AT 2014 KILE
    The Shire 2 year old mare, Westwind Frances Anne, exhibited by Wabanose Ltd took home the Supreme Champion Honors during the Draft Horse Show held on Friday, Oct. 3, at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/3/2014
    WINTER HEIFER CALF HAILS HIGHEST HONOR AT KILE HEREFORD SHOW
    LLC TG Merry Feeling 3158ET, exhibited by Melissa Grimmel of Jarrettsville, Md., took home the Grand Champion Heifer title at the National Hereford Show held on Friday, Oct. 3, at the 2014 Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/2/2014
    YORK COUNTY COUPLE NAMED TO PENNSYLVANIA LIVESTOCK ASSOCIATION HALL OF FAME
    John and JoAnn Hausner of Dover, York County, was inducted into the Pennsylvania Livestock Association Hall of Fame Thursday, Oct. 2, during the 58th Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/2/2014
    FOUR STUDENTS EARN $1,000 SCHOLARSHIPS FROM PA LIVESTOCK ASSOCIATION
    Harrisburg – Four young livestock exhibitors received $1,000 scholarships from the Pennsylvania Livestock Association during the 58th Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) on Thursday, Oct. 2, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/2/2014
    NEARLY 1,200 STUDENTS DISCOVER AGRICULTURE AT 18TH FARM CITY DAY
    Agriculture came alive today for nearly 1,200 elementary school students during the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s 18th Farm City Day, held Thursday, Oct. 2 during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    10/1/2014
    LAWRENCE COUNTY EQUINE ENTHUSIAST RECEIVES OPEN HORSE SHOW SCHOLARSHIP AT KEYSTONE INTERNATIONAL LIV
    Natalie Styer of Pulaski, Lawrence County, received the first Open Horse Show Scholarship as part of activities on the first weekend of the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE), held at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    9/12/2014
    LIGHT, HEAVY HORSES TO TAKE CENTER RING AT KEYSTONE INTERNATIONAL LIVESTOCK EXPO
    The Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) will showcase the Mid-Atlantic’s equine talent from Sept. 27 – Oct. 5 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    9/9/2014
    2014 KILE TO FEATURE CLINICS, SALES, SHOWS THAT IMPROVE BEEF INDUSTRY
    Harrisburg – Beef clinics, sales and shows at the 2014 Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) will help improve the region’s beef industry. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    9/5/2014
    LEARN FROM INDUSTRY EXPERTS AT KILE AGRICULTURE FORUM
    Exhibitors and other producers at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) can learn the latest on animal diseases, nutrition tips and marketing through a free agriculture forum Friday, Oct. 3, and Saturday, Oct. 4, during the show at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    8/20/2014
    INAUGURAL BOER GOAT SHOW JOINS 2014 KEYSTONE INTERNATIONAL LIVESTOCK EXPOSITION
    Harrisburg, Pa. – The Keystone International Livestock Exposition is expanding its show in recognition of the importance and increasing popularity of meat goats in American agriculture, Agriculture Secretary George Greig said today. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    8/20/2014
    ENTRY DEADLINE NEARING FOR 2014 KEYSTONE INTERNATIONAL LIVESTOCK EXPOSITION
    Harrisburg, Pa. – Equestrians, stockmen, livestock youth and barbecue masters can be part of the East Coast’s largest livestock show by registering online or by mail, Agriculture Secretary George Greig said today. More...
  • 2014 Releases
    5/28/2014
    NEW OPEN HORSE SCHOLARSHIP JOINS KEYSTONE INTERNATIONAL LIVESTOCK EXPOSITION BEEF SCHOLARSHIPS
    Youth involved in the beef or open horse shows at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) can apply for scholarships by submitting an application by June 15. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/11/2013
    PENNSYLVANIA, MICHIGAN HORSES DOMINATE KILE HAFLINGER SHOW
    Harrisburg – Haflinger horses and riders showcased their skills during the 2013 Keystone International Haflinger Show Oct. 5-6 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/11/2013
    CENTRE, CHESTER COUNTY YOUTH EXHIBIT SUPREME SHEEP AT KILE
    Harrisburg – Junior exhibitor Kyle MacCauley of Atglen, Chester County, Pa., exhibited the Tunis named Supreme Champion Ram, while Callie Taylor of State College, Centre County, Pa., led the Border Leicester named Supreme Champion Ewe during the Junior Breeding Sheep Show, held Sunday, Oct. 6, during the 2013 Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/6/2013
    OHIO, INDIANA TEAMS TAKE HOME TOP HONORS AT KILE LIVESTOCK JUDGING CONTESTS
    Harrisburg – Ohio State University and Indiana FFA claimed the highest honors during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition Collegiate and Junior Livestock Judging contests on Saturday, Oct. 5, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Exposition Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/6/2013
    OREGON, OHIO, PENNSYLVANIA TEAMS LEAD THE DRIVE AT KILE DRAFT HORSE HITCH SHOW
    Harrisburg – Draft Horse Hitch exhibitors showed their teamwork at the 57th Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/6/2013
    LANCASTER, CHESTER COUNTY TEAMS GRILL TO THE TOP IN SIXTH KEYSTONE CLASSIC BARBEQUE CHAMPIONSHIP
    Harrisburg – Flying Porkers barbeque team of Lancaster, Lancaster County, and HAWG Nation BBQ of Phoenixville, Chester County, took top honors in the sixth-annual Keystone Classic Barbeque State Championship Oct. 5 at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/6/2013
    KENTUCKY TEAM TAKES WIN IN KILE'S FIRST LIGHT HORSE PULL
    Harrisburg – Chris Hatfield of Cromwell, Ky., and his team of horses weighing in at 3,310 pounds, won the First Annual Light Horse Pulling contest on Friday, Oct. 4, by six feet, pulling a total of 9,650 pounds, at the 2013 Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/6/2013
    HEREFORD EARNS SUPREME SPOT AT JR. BEEF BREEDING CATTLE SHOW
    Harrisburg – Hereford heifer SHF Coyotte Done, exhibited by Melissa Grimmel, Jarrettsville, Md., stole the show, becoming the Supreme Female Championship title of the Jr. Beef Breeding Cattle Show Sunday, Oct. 6, at the 2013 Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/6/2013
    OHIO, PA CATTLE SWEEP SUPREME AT 2013 KILE
    Harrisburg – Shorthorn CF Boy Caroline 210 et, exhibited by Clayton Boyert, Seville, Ohio, swept up the Supreme Female Championship of the Breeding Cattle Beef Pageant Sunday, Oct. 6, at the 2013 Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/6/2013
    OHIO SHORTHORN SHINES AT BREEDING CATTLE SHOW
    Harrisburg – CF Boy Caroline 210 ET, exhibited by Clayton Boyert, Seville, Ohio, took home the Grand Champion title at the Major Atlantic PACE Shorthorn Show Friday, Oct. 4, at the 2013 Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/5/2013
    MASSACHUSETTS, OHIO SHEEP TOP KILE BREEDING SHOW
    Harrisburg – Exhibitor Sue Searle of Strawberry Fields Hampshires, Cummington, Mass., exhibited the Supreme Champion Ram during the Open Breeding Sheep Show, Saturday, Oct. 5, at the 2013 Keystone International Livestock Show in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/5/2013
    DELAWARE, PENNSYLVANIA AND OHIO YOUTH LEAD WOOL FASHION CONTEST AT 2013 KILE
    Harrisburg – Young sheep exhibitors strutted their stuff in homemade wool outfits during the Keystone Lead Line Competition, Saturday, Oct. 5, at the 2013 Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/5/2013
    ADAMS, YORK COUNTY JUNIOR BEEF EXHIBITORS EARN SCHOLARSHIPS AT KILE
    Harrisburg – Adams and York county beef exhibitors received educational scholarships sponsored by the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) Beef Committee at the annual show, Saturday, Oct. 6. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/5/2013
    PAINTER PLACES AT THE TOP WITH GRAND CHAMPION JUNIOR MARKET STEER AT 2013 KILE
    Harrisburg – Brandee Painter, took home the Grand Champion title during the Junior Market Steer Show Saturday, Oct. 6, at the 2013 Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/5/2013
    CHAMPION FLEECES AT KILE RESULT FROM A YEAR’S CAREFUL EFFORT
    “Genetics and management.” That’s what it takes to produce a top-quality fleece, according to Kenrick Smith of Jeromesville, Ohio. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/4/2013
    BEST BERKSHIRE BOAR AND YORKSHIRE GILT TOP KILE SWINE BREEDING SHOW
    Harrisburg – A Yorkshire Gilt and a Berkshire Boar were chosen as Supreme Champions during the open breeding swine show at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/4/2013
    OPEN HORSE SHOW SCORES SECOND-YEAR SUCCESS AT 2013 KILE
    Harrisburg – More than 240 exhibitors and 400 equines competed in the second annual Open Horse Show held Sept. 28-29 during the 2013 Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/4/2013
    MARYLAND SNAGS TOP STOCKMAN TITLE AT 2013 KILE
    Harrisburg – Aislinn Latham of Thurmont, Md., was named Keystone Junior Stockman of the Year, while her Maryland 4-H team took top group honors, at the 36th Keystone Stockman’s Contest Friday, Oct. 4, during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/4/2013
    CANADA’S HATFIELD LADY JEWEL TOPS KILE CLYDESDALE SHOW
    Harrisburg – Kim Smith of Westwind Farms, Oakville, Ontario, dominated the competition in several classes with his Clydesdale entries on Friday, Oct. 4, during the Clydesdale Eastern Regional Halter Show at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/4/2013
    CANADA’S HATFIELD LADY JEWEL REIGNS SUPREME AT KILE DRAFT HORSE SHOW
    Harrisburg – Kim Smith of Westwind Farms in Oakville, Ontario, Canada, earned Supreme Champion honors with her Clydesdale Hatfield Lady Jewel during the Draft Horse Show Friday, Oct. 4, at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/4/2013
    BEST BERKSHIRE BOAR AND YORKSHIRE GILT TOP KILE SWINE BREEDING SHOW
    Harrisburg – A Yorkshire Gilt and a Berkshire Boar were chosen as Supreme Champions during the open breeding swine show at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/3/2013
    MORE THAN 1,150 STUDENTS DISCOVER AGRICULTURE AT 17TH FARM CITY DAY
    Harrisburg – Agriculture came alive today for more than 1,150 elementary school students during the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s 17th Farm City Day, held during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/3/2013
    SOMERSET COUNTY MAN NAMED TO PENNSYLVANIA LIVESTOCK ASSOCIATION HALL OF FAME
    Harrisburg – Tom Calvert of Berlin, Somerset County, was inducted into the Pennsylvania Livestock Association Hall of Fame Thursday, Oct. 3, during the 57th Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/3/2013
    FOUR STUDENTS EARN $1,000 SCHOLARSHIPS FROM PA LIVESTOCK ASSOCIATION
    Harrisburg – Four young livestock exhibitors received $1,000 scholarships from the Pennsylvania Livestock Association during the 57th Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) on Thursday, Oct. 3, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    10/3/2013
    OUTSTANDING PENNSYLVANIA LIVESTOCK 4-H AND FFA MEMBERS RECOGNIZED AT KILE
    Harrisburg – Four outstanding Pennsylvania 4-H and FFA members received scholarships from the Pennsylvania Livestock Association during the 57th Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) on Thursday, Oct. 3, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    9/24/2013
    PUBLIC INVITED TO ENJOY KEYSTONE CLASSIC BARBEQUE STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
    Harrisburg – Featuring barbeque and blues, the 6th annual Keystone Classic Barbeque Championship returns Oct. 4-5 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    9/18/2013
    LEARN FROM INDUSTRY EXPERTS AT KILE LIVESTOCK AND EQUINE FORUM
    The Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) will offer a free livestock and equine forum Thursday, Oct. 3 – Saturday, Oct. 5, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2013 Releases
    9/17/2013
    KEYSTONE INTERNATIONAL LIVESTOCK EXPO TO FEATURE NEW EVENTS, SHOWCASE NATION’S BEST LIVESTOCK
    Harrisburg – The 57th Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE), the East Coast’s largest livestock show, will host new competitive open and junior shows and special events from Sept. 28 – Oct. 6 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2012 Releases
    10/7/2012
    OHIO, ILLINOIS TEAMS TAKE HOME TOP HONORS AT KILE LIVESTOCK JUDGING CONTESTS
    Harrisburg – Ohio State University and Illinois 4-H rose to the top to claim the highest honors during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition Collegiate and Junior Livestock Judging contests on Saturday, Oct.6, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Exposition Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2012 Releases
    10/7/2012
    MARYLAND TEAMS GRILL TO THE TOP IN FIFTH KEYSTONE CLASSIC BARBEQUE CHAMPIONSHIP
    Harrisburg – Maryland teams Black Cat BBQ and Pepper Monkey BBQ took top honors in the fifth-annual Keystone Classic Barbeque State Championship Oct. 6 at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2012 Releases
    10/7/2012
    GALDWIN JUBILEE REIGNED SUPREME AT KILE DRAFT HORSE SHOW
    Harrisburg – Kim Smith of Oakville, Ontario, took home Supreme Champion honors during the Draft Horse Show held Friday, Oct. 5, at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2012 Releases
    10/7/2012
    ANGUS, RED ANGUS RISE TO THE TOP OF 2012 KILE JUNIOR BREEDING BEEF SHOW
    Harrisburg – The Angus breed shines above the rest at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Sunday, Oct. 7, at the Pennsylvania State Farm Show Complex and Exposition Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2012 Releases
    10/7/2012
    SHORTHORN SWEEPS SUPREME SPOT AT BREEDING BEEF PAGEANT
    Harrisburg – Shorthorn heifer CF Margie 119 Sol ET, exhibited Autumn Robison, Markle, Ind., swept up the Supreme Female Championship title of the Breeding Cattle Beef Pageant held on Sunday, Oct. 7, at the 2012 Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2012 Releases
    10/6/2012
    KILE YOUTH STRUT THEIR STUFF IN THE SHEEP LEAD LINE CONTEST
    Harrisburg – Young fashionistas showed off their handmade wool creations during the Keystone Lead Line on Saturday, Oct. 6, at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2012 Releases
    10/6/2012
    ADAMS, CENTRE COUNTY YOUTH TAKE TOP SHEEP HONORS AT KILE
    Harrisburg – Young shepherds took home top honors during the Open Breeding Sheep Show at the 2012 Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2012 Releases
    10/6/2012
    LEESBURG ‘LEROY’ LANDS GRAND CHAMPION JUNIOR MARKET TITLE
    Harrisburg – Kelsi Lawson of Starlight Farms, Leesburg, Va., landed the Grand Champion title during the Junior Market Steer Show held on Saturday, Oct. 6, at the 2012 Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2012 Releases
    10/6/2012
    HEREFORD HEIFER HAILS HIGHEST HONOR AT BREEDING CATTLE SHOW
    Harrisburg – LCC Kee Wee 208X, exhibited by Lowderman Cattle Company, Macomb, Ill., took home the Grand Champion title at the Hereford Breeding Cattle Show held on Friday, Oct. 5, at the 2012 Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2012 Releases
    10/6/2012
    ADAMS, YORK COUNTY JUNIOR BEEF EXHIBITORS EARN SCHOLARSHIPS AT KILE
    Harrisburg – Adams and York county youth beef exhibitors were awarded educational scholarships sponsored by the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) Beef Committee at the annual show, Saturday, Oct. 6. More...
  • 2012 Releases
    10/5/2012
    KILE SHOW ‘OPENS’ NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR EQUINE ENTHUSIASTS
    Harrisburg – More than 225 equine enthusiasts flocked to the new Open Horse Show held September 29-30 during the 2012 Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2012 Releases
    10/5/2012
    SUPERIOR SPOT BOAR AND CHESTER WHITE GILT TOP KILE SWINE BREEDING SHOW
    Harrisburg – A Chester White Gilt and a Spot Boar were chosen as Supreme Champions out of 241 animals during the open breeding swine show at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2012 Releases
    10/5/2012
    NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY TEEN NAMED KILE STOCKMAN OF THE YEAR
    Harrisburg – Eric Shoop of Dalmatia, Northumberland County, and Dauphin County 4-Her was named Keystone Junior Stockman of the Year in the 35th Keystone Stockman’s Contest held Friday, Oct. 5, during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2012 Releases
    10/4/2012
    NEARLY 700 STUDENTS DISCOVER AGRICULTURE AT 16TH FARM CITY DAY
    Harrisburg – Agriculture came alive today for nearly 700 students during the Department of Agriculture’s 16th Farm City Day, held during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2012 Releases
    10/4/2012
    SIX YOUTH EARN $1,000 SCHOLARSHIPS FROM PA LIVESTOCK ASSOCIATION
    Harrisburg – Six youth exhibitors received $1,000 scholarships from the Pennsylvania Livestock Association during the Opening Ceremony of the 56th Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) on Thursday, Oct. 4, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center. More...
  • 2012 Releases
    10/4/2012
    OUTSTANDING PENNSYLVANIA LIVESTOCK 4-H AND FFA MEMBERS RECOGNIZED AT KILE
    Harrisburg – Four outstanding Pennsylvania 4-H and FFA youth were awarded scholarships from the Pennsylvania Livestock Association during the 56th Keystone International Livestock Exposition Opening Ceremony on Thursday, Oct. 4, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center. More...
  • 2012 Releases
    10/4/2012
    YORK COUNTY SENATOR NAMED TO PENNSYLVANIA LIVESTOCK ASSOCIATION HALL OF FAME
    Harrisburg – Senator Mike Waugh of Shrewsbury Township, York County, was inducted into the Pennsylvania Livestock Association Hall of Fame Thursday, Oct. 4, during the Opening Ceremonies of the 2012 Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2012 Releases
    9/25/2012
    HORSES TO TAKE CENTER RING AT KEYSTONE INTERNATIONAL LIVESTOCK EXPO
    Harrisburg – The nation’s top equine competitors will showcase their talents during the 56th Keystone International Livestock Exposition, set for More...
  • 2012 Releases
    9/25/2012
    LEARN FROM LIVESTOCK EXPERTS AT NEW KILE LIVESTOCK AND EQUINE FORUM
    The Keystone International Livestock Exposition will host a new livestock and equine forum offering the latest information from experts in animal management and regulation compliance. More...
  • 2012 Releases
    8/28/2012
    KEYSTONE LIVESTOCK EXPO TO FEATURE NEW AND FAVORITE EVENTS, ENTRY DEADLINES APPROACHING
    Harrisburg – Several new and returning events are set for the Keystone International Livestock Exposition, or KILE, to be held Sept. 29 – Oct. 7, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/9/2011
    MICHIGAN, KENTUCKY TOP COMPETITORS AT KILE LIVESTOCK JUDGING CONTESTS
    Harrisburg – After a long day of evaluating beef, swine and sheep, Michigan State University and Kentucky 4-H earned top honors in the Keystone International Livestock Exposition Collegiate and Junior Livestock Judging contests. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/9/2011
    MARSHALL AND RED FIGHT FOR A CURE FOR LOU GEHRIG’S DISEASE
    Harrisburg – Marshall Allison, from Georgetown, Beaver County, is a typical high school senior in many ways. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/9/2011
    SINKING SPRING STALLION SOARS TO TOP OF CLASS AT KILE PASO FINO SHOW
    Harrisburg – Belagio del Cedro, exhibited by Beaverrlea Manderbach of Sinking Spring, Pa., took home tops honors under both judges during the Paso Fino Show held during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Oct. 9, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/9/2011
    YOUTH EXHIBIT MORE THAN 200 CATTLE IN KILE JUNIOR BEEF SHOW
    Harrisburg – Exhibitors ages 21 and under showed more than 200 cattle entries in the Junior Beef Show at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Sunday, Oct. 9, in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/9/2011
    INDIANA FEMALE, BULL NAMED SUPREME CHAMPIONS AT 2011 KILE
    Harrisburg – HSC Nikki Minaj 102, a Sim Solution owned by Schaeffer Show Cattle of Hagerstown, Ind., was named Supreme Champion Beef Female at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Sunday, Oct. 9. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/8/2011
    SUPREME SWEPT BY WISCONSIN, PENNSYLVANIA SHEEP AT KILE
    Harrisburg – Supreme Champion Ewe and Ram were selected from Pennsylvania and Wisconsin at the 2011 Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg, on Saturday, Oct. 8, from 607 entries and 13 breeds of sheep. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/8/2011
    AGRI-OLYMPICS TEST KIDS COMPETITIVE SPIRIT AT KILE
    Harrisburg – Children got competitive during the Agri-Kid Olympics at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center, on Saturday, Oct. 8. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/8/2011
    KILE YOUTH STRUT THEIR STUFF IN THE SHEEP LEAD LINE CONTEST
    Harrisburg – Seven youth in three age divisions competed in the Keystone Lead Line Sheep Show on Saturday, Oct. 8, at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/8/2011
    WINDERMERE WINNING STREAK CONTINUES AT KILE DRAFT SHOW
    Harrisburg – Windermere Farms of Springmills, Pa., continued their week long winning streak during the Draft Horse Hitch Show at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Saturday, Oct. 8. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/8/2011
    SOMERSET STEER SEES KILE VICTORY
    Harrisburg – Jancy Lynn of Garrett, Somerset County, exhibited the Grand Champion Steer, Charles, in the Junior Market Steer Show, held Saturday, Oct. 8, at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg, Pa. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/8/2011
    FRANKLIN, JUNIATA COUNTY JUNIOR BEEF EXHIBITORS EARN SCHOLARSHIPS AT KILE
    Harrisburg – Franklin and Juniata county college students were awarded educational scholarships sponsored by the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) Beef Committee at the annual show, Saturday, Oct. 8. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/8/2011
    WYOMING DRAFT BREEDER WINS ALL AT NORTH AMERICAN 6-HORSE HITCH CLASSIC
    Harrisburg – Jackson Fork Ranch, Bondurant, Wyo. took home the most prestigious award, the North American All Breeds 6-Horse Hitch Classic, at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Saturday, Oct. 8. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/8/2011
    IT’S ‘APORKALYPSE NOW’ FOR THE FOURTH-ANNUAL KILE BARBECUE CONTEST
    Harrisburg – Mike Fay and Andy Sawran, the two-man team behind “Aporkalypse Now,” bested 47 other teams in the fourth-annual Keystone Classic Barbecue Competition on Oct. 8 at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/7/2011
    GEORGIA HAFLINGER PUTS ON THE ‘RITZ’ AT KILE
    Harrisburg – Brenda Green-Vaughn returned home to Sparta, Georgia, with her Grand Champion Haflinger mare Ritzy JPH on Saturday, Oct. 1, after earning the title during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/7/2011
    OHIO BREEDER SWEEPS BELGIAN REGIONAL HORSE SHOW
    Harrisburg – John Cush of New Philadelphia, Ohio, swept the competition during the Belgian Regional Draft Horse Show during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/7/2011
    BRADFORD COUNTY HORSES HAS ‘REAL HORSE POWER’ AT KILE CLYDESDALE SHOW
    Harrisburg – Tom Young of Young’s Real Horse Power, Bradford County, dominated the competition in several classes with his Clydesdale entries on Thursday, Oct. 6, during the Clydesdale Eastern Regional Halter Show at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/7/2011
    TEAMWORK PULLS AHEAD OF THE REST AT KILE DRAFT HORSE HITCH SHOW
    Harrisburg – Draft Horse Hitch exhibitors got a chance to show off their teamwork during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/7/2011
    NEW HAMP-‘SHIRES’ WIN GRAND CHAMPION STALLION AT KILE SHOW
    Harrisburg – Northeast Shires from Epsom, N.H., dominated the Shire Show at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Friday, Oct. 7, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/7/2011
    CHESTER, YORK COUNTY YOUTH EARN HIGH STOCKMAN HONORS AT KILE
    Harrisburg – A 4-H team from Chester and York counties took home top honors during the 34th Keystone Stockman’s Contest held Friday, Oct. 7, during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/7/2011
    PICTURE-PERFECT POLAND CHINA GILT AND DASHING DUROC BOAR WIN SUPREME CHAMPION AT KILE
    Harrisburg – A Poland China gilt and Duroc boar topped a field of 319 animals in the open the breeding swine show at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Friday, Oct. 7. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/7/2011
    OHIO JEWEL SHINES SUPREME AT KILE DRAFT HORSE SHOW
    Harrisburg – John Cush of New Philadelphia, Ohio, took home Supreme Champion honors during the Draft Horse Show held Friday, Oct. 7, More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/7/2011
    TEAMWORK PULLS AHEAD OF THE REST AT KILE DRAFT HORSE HITCH SHOW
    Harrisburg – Draft Horse Hitch exhibitors got a chance to show off their teamwork during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/7/2011
    PENNSYLVANIA PERCHERONS PUSH TO TOP IN KILE SHOW
    Harrisburg – Household name in horses Gerald L. Allebach of Windermere Farms, Spring Mills, Centre County, once again dominated the competition during the Percheron Halter Horse Show held at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Friday, Oct. 7. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/6/2011
    NEARLY 600 STUDENTS DISCOVER AGRICULTURE AT 15TH FARM CITY DAY
    Harrisburg – Lessons about agriculture came to life today for nearly 600 students during the Department of Agriculture’s 15th Farm City Day, held at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/6/2011
    PENNSYLVANIA LIVESTOCK 4-H AND FFA MEMBERS RECOGNIZED AT KILE
    Harrisburg – Four outstanding Pennsylvania 4-H and FFA youth were awarded scholarships from the Pennsylvania Livestock Association (PLA) during the 55th Keystone International Livestock Exposition Opening Ceremony on Thursday, Oct. 6, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/6/2011
    MILLER NAMED TO PENNSYLVANIA LIVESTOCK ASSOCIATION HALL OF FAME
    Harrisburg – Ronald Miller of Bernville, Berks County, was awarded the Pennsylvania Livestock Association Hall of Fame Award Thursday, Oct. 6, during the Opening Ceremonies of the 2011 Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    10/6/2011
    SIX YOUTH RECEIVE $1,000 SCHOLARSHIPS FROM PA LIVESTOCK ASSOCIATION
    Harrisburg – Six outstanding youth received $1,000 scholarships from the Pennsylvania Livestock Association (PLA) based on leadership skills, a keen interest in the livestock industry, involvement in the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) and support of PLA. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    9/28/2011
    PUBLIC INVITED TO ENJOY, JUDGE BARBEQUE AT KEYSTONE CLASSIC CHAMPIONSHIP
    Harrisburg – More than 40 barbeque teams will vie for $8,600 in prize money and the Pennsylvania State Cup during the fourth-annual Keystone Classic Barbeque State Championship, held Oct. 7-8 during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    9/28/2011
    AGRICULTURE SECRETARY INVITES PUBLIC TO 55TH KEYSTONE INTERNATIONAL LIVESTOCK EXPOSITION
    Harrisburg – Agriculture Secretary George Greig today invited the public to visit the 55th Keystone International Livestock Exposition, or KILE, to be held Oct. 1-9 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    8/23/2011
    ENTRY DEADLINES APPROACHING FOR KEYSTONE INTERNATIONAL LIVESTOCK EXPOSITION
    Harrisburg – Keystone International Livestock Exposition entry deadlines are rapidly approaching. Cattle, sheep and swine are due by Wednesday, Aug. 31, and horse entries are due by Friday, Sept. 9. More...
  • 2011 Releases
    8/23/2011
    FIRST ALL-BREED HEIFER SHOWCASE SALE TO BE HELD DURING KEYSTONE INTERNATIONAL LIVESTOCK EXPO
    Harrisburg – Beef producers and exhibitors are invited to submit consignments to the first all-breed Keystone Heifer Showcase Sale, slated Saturday, Oct. 8, at 3 p.m., at the 2011 Keystone International Livestock Exposition, or KILE, in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/3/2010
    MISSOURI, KENTUCKY TEAMS SCORE HIGH IN LIVESTOCK JUDGING CONTESTS AT KILE
    HARRISBURG – The University of Missouri and the Kentucky 4-H teams swept the competition in the Intercollegiate and Junior Livestock Judging contests, held Saturday, Oct. 2 at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/3/2010
    KILE YOUTH ‘LEAD’ THEIR WAY TO THE TOP IN SHEEP COMPETITION
    HARRISBURG – Youth in three different divisions competed for titles during the Keystone Lead Line Sheep Show on Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/3/2010
    INDIANA FEMALE, PENNSYLVANIA MALE NAMED 2010 KILE SUPREME CHAMPIONS
    HARRISBURG – CF Augusta Pride 925 BS ET, the Shorthorn owned by Cates Farms and Simons Farms of Modoc, Ind., was named Supreme Champion Female of the beef show at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition, held Sunday, Oct. 3 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/2/2010
    PENNSYLVANIA HAFLINGERS EARN TOP HONORS AT KILE SHOW
    HARRISBURG – Two Pennsylvania breeders dominated the Haflinger Show during the 2010 Keystone International Livestock Exposition, held Sept. 27-28, at the Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/2/2010
    SOMERSET COUNTY’S ‘BILLY’ NAMED GRAND CHAMPION STEER AT KILE
    HARRISBURG – Lacey Murray of Garrett, Somerset County, exhibited the Grand Champion Steer, Billy, at the Junior Market Steer Show, held Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg, Pa. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/2/2010
    PENNSYLVANIA, MARYLAND JUNIOR BEEF EXHIBITORS AWARDED SCHOLARSHIPS AT KILE
    HARRISBURG – Educational scholarships sponsored by the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) Beef Committee were awarded to a Pennsylvania and Maryland college students who exhibited beef cattle at the expo, held annually at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/2/2010
    YOUTH PUT FORTH BEST EFFORT TO BECOME AG-OLYMPIANS
    HARRISBURG – Kids under the age of 10 had the chance to show off their athletic skills in the Agri-Kid Olympics and Pedal Pull on Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/2/2010
    PENNSYLVANIA, MINNESOTA SHEEP BREEDERS TAKE TOP HONORS AT KILE
    HARRISBURG – Supreme Champion Ewe and Ram were selected from Minnesota and Pennsylvania at the 2010 Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg on Saturday, Oct. 2, from among 671 entries and 13 breeds of sheep. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/2/2010
    CENTRE COUNTY FARM WINS PERCHERON SHOW AT KILE
    HARRISBURG – Exhibitor Gerald L Allebach, of Windermere Farm in Springmills, Centre County, Pa., took top honors at the Percheron Show, held Wednesday, Sept. 29 at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition. Allebach had Grand Champion Stallion and Grand Champion Mare of the show. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/2/2010
    DRAFT HORSES TROT THEIR WAY THROUGH COMPETITION
    HARRISBURG – Several breeds of horses competed in the Draft Horse shows held Sept. 29 - Oct.1, during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/2/2010
    CANDACE SWEEPS BELGIAN SHOW FOR SECOND YEAR IN A ROW
    HARRISBURG – Mountaineer Candace, exhibited by Tom and Tim Lemley of Waynesburg, Pa., won the Best of Breed Belgian at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. ‘Candace’ was awarded Champion Senior Mare and Grand Champion Mare earlier in the show. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/2/2010
    ONE-MAN TEAM TAKES CONTROL OF THIRD ANNUAL KILE BARBEQUE CONTEST
    HARRISBURG – Gone Hoggin’, a one-man barbeque team from Bear, Del., bested 45 other master “Q’ers” during the Keystone Classic Barbeque Competition, winning top honors during the third annual event on Oct. 2 at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg, Pa. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/2/2010
    PENNSYLVANIA PASOS PASS COMPETITORS IN KILE HALTER, PERFORMANCE COMPETITION
    HARRISBURG – Springtime Triunfo, owned by TNT Paso Finos, Reading Pa., walked away with the title of Paso Performance Champion under both judges during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition, Oct. 2, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg, Pa. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/1/2010
    BERKS, CHESTER COUNTY TEAMS SMOKE THE COMPETITION DURING KILE BARBEQUE CONTESTS
    HARRISBURG – Hawg’s Gone Smokin’ and 3 Dumb Dutchmen barbeque teams took home top honors in the Keystone Classic Barbeque Competition, held Friday, Oct. 1, during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/1/2010
    ANNUAL KILE FARM CITY DAY BRINGS YOUTH TO AGRICULTURE
    HARRISBURG – Nearly 30 vendors brought the agriculture story to elementary students during the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s 14th annual Farm City Day, held in conjunction with the Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Thursday, Sept. 30. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/1/2010
    SUPREME SWINE TITLES GO TO WASHINGTON COUNTY BOAR, PERRY COUNTY GILT
    HARRISBURG – A Duroc gilt and Yorkshire boar topped a field of 239 animals in the open the breeding swine show at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Friday, Oct. 1. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/1/2010
    NORTH CAROLINA CONTINUES WINNING STREAK IN KILE STOCKMAN’S CONTEST
    HARRISBURG – For the eighth consecutive year, a North Carolina team has taken first place at the Keystone Stockman’s Contest held Friday, Oct. 1, at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/1/2010
    MICHIGAN CLYDESDALES WIN CHAMPIONSHIP MARE AND STALLION AT KILE
    HARRISBURG – Greenwood Farms from Richmond, Mich., took home grand champion honors in the Mare and Stallion divisions of the Clydesdale Show during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Thursday, Sept. 30, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/1/2010
    VERMONT STALLION LEAVES AN ‘IMAGE’ DURING KILE SHIRE SHOW
    HARRISBURG – Turie Sorrell of Concord, Vt., led Legacy’s Image to the Grand Champion Shire Stallion title on Wednesday, Sept. 29, during the Regional Shire Halter Show at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/1/2010
    PENNSYLVAINA TEAM WINS ALL-BREED CLASSIC SIX-HORSE HITCH AT KILE
    HARRISBURG – A team of Pennsylvania Percherons won the All Breed Classic Series 6-Horse Hitch during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Friday, Oct. 1 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    10/1/2010
    CHAMPION FEMALE ‘POWERS’ TO THE TOP AT KILE NATIONAL HERERFORD SHOW
    HARRISBURG – MSC Ramseys Sylvia Powerload, owned by Matthew Compton of Greenfield, Ind., was named Grand Champion Female of the National Hereford Show, held Friday, Oct. 1, at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    9/30/2010
    COLVIN CHOSEN FOR PENNSYLVANIA LIVESTOCK ASSOCIATION HALL OF FAME
    HARRISBURG – Louis M. “Mick” Colvin, of West Salem, Ohio, was awarded the Pennsylvania Livestock Association Hall of Fame Award Thursday, Sept. 30, during Opening Ceremonies of the 2010 Keystone International Livestock Exposition. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    9/30/2010
    BLAIR, SOMERSET COUNTY YOUTH AWARDED LIVESTOCK SCHOLARSHIPS
    HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Livestock Association (PLA) awarded $1,000 scholarships to two outstanding young individuals at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Thursday, Sept. 30, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    9/30/2010
    PENNSYLVANIA’S OUTSTANDING LIVESTOCK 4-H AND FFA MEMBERS RECOGNIZED AT KILE
    HARRISBURG – For the 34th year, the Pennsylvania Livestock Association (PLA) awarded outstanding Pennsylvania 4-H and FFA youth with scholarships at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition Opening Ceremony on Thursday, Sept. 30, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    9/27/2010
    AGRICULTURE SECRETARY INVITES PUBLIC TO 54TH KEYSTONE INTERNATIONAL LIVESTOCK EXPOSITION
    HARRISBURG – Agriculture Secretary Russell C. Redding today invited the public to visit the 54th Keystone International Livestock Exposition, or KILE, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg from Sept. 27 - Oct. 3. KILE is the largest livestock show on the East Coast. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    8/26/2010
    AGRICULTURE SECRETARY INVITES STUDENTS TO DISCOVER AGRICULTURE AT FARM CITY DAY
    Harrisburg – Agriculture Secretary Russell C. Redding today invited school and community groups to discover Pennsylvania agriculture through engaging, educational activities at the 13th Farm City Day on Thursday, Sept. 30 in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    8/25/2010
    KEYSTONE CLASSIC BARBEQUE CONTEST ENTRY DEADLINE IS AUG. 31
    Harrisburg – Barbeque enthusiasts have until Aug. 31 to enter this year’s Keystone Classic Barbeque State Championship. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    8/24/2010
    ENTRY DEADLINES APPROACHING FOR KEYSTONE INTERNATIONAL LIVESTOCK EXPOSITION
    Harrisburg – Keystone International Livestock Exposition entry deadlines are quickly approaching. Cattle, sheep and swine entries are due by Tuesday, Aug. 31, and horse entries are due by Friday, Sept. 3. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    5/27/2010
    KILE BEEF SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINE APPROACHING, DUE JUNE 15
    Harrisburg – Youth beef exhibitors at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition, or KILE, are reminded that applications are due by June 15 for the Junior Beef Exhibitor Scholarship, the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture announced today. More...
  • 2010 Releases
    2/18/2010
    STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR JUNIOR LIVESTOCK EXHIBITORS
    Harrisburg – Youth exhibitors at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition, or KILE, can apply for several scholarship opportunities through the KILE Beef Committee and the Pennsylvania Livestock Association, the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture announced today. More...
  • 2009 Releases
    10/4/2009
    ILLINOIS COLLEGIATE, 4-H JUDGING TEAMS DOMINATE KILE COMPETITION
    HARRISBURG – Livestock judging teams from Illinois State University and Illinois 4-H excelled to win the Livestock Judging Contest on Saturday, Oct. 3, at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2009 Releases
    10/4/2009
    BUTLER COUTY QUARTER HORSE IS KEYSTONE CHAMPION
    HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania Quarter Horse RL Cocos Version, exhibited by Lindsey Stevenson of Renfrew, Butler County, was named Grand Champion Gelding in the Quarter Horse Show on Oct. 3 at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition. More...
  • 2009 Releases
    10/3/2009
    CHESTER, DAUPHIN COUNTY JUNIOR BEEF EXHIBITORS EARN SCHOLARSHIPS
    HARRISBURG – Educational scholarships sponsored by the Keystone International Exposition (KILE) Beef Committee were awarded to two Chester and Dauphin county college students who exhibited beef cattle at the expo, held annually at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center. More...
  • 2009 Releases
    10/2/2009
    NORTH CAROLINA TAKES KILE STOCKMAN’S CONTEST FOR SEVENTH YEAR
    HARRISBURG – For the seventh consecutive year, a North Carolina team has taken first place at the Keystone Stockman’s Contest held Friday, Oct. 2 at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2009 Releases
    9/25/2009
    GOVERNOR RENDELL INVITES PUBLIC TO 53RD KEYSTONE INTERNATIONAL LIVESTOCK EXPO
    HARRISBURG – Governor Edward G. Rendell today invited the public to visit the largest livestock show on the East Coast as the 53rd Keystone International Livestock Exposition, or KILE, is held at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center in Harrisburg, Sept. 28 - Oct. 4. More...
  • 2009 Releases
    1/27/2009
    LUZERNE COUNTY QUEEN ‘FAIRS’ WELL; WINS STATE COMPETITION
    HARRISBURG – A 17-year-old Luzerne County student has been crowned the 2009 Pennsylvania Fair Queen. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/7/2008
    MARYLAND HEIFERS WIN NATIONAL HEREFORD SHOW
    HARRISBURG – A pair of heifers from Maryland topped the National Hereford show on Friday, Oct. 3, at the Keystone International Livestock Show in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/6/2008
    YOUTH EXHIBITOR BREEDING SHEEP AND BEEF AT KILE
    HARRISBURG - Junior livestock exhibitors vied for top honors in breeding beef and sheep on Saturday, Oct. 4, and Sunday, Oct. 5, at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition held at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/5/2008
    PENNSYLVANIA STEER ‘LACES’ UP A VICTORY AT KILE
    HARRISBURG – Lacey Murray of Garrett, Pa., exhibited the Grand Champion Steer at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Sunday, Oct. 5, in Harrisburg, besting more than 30 steers from three states. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/5/2008
    CHAROLAIS AND SIMMENTAL WIN IT ALL AT THE SUPREME CHAMPION BEEF SHOW
    HARRISBURG – The stately parade of the Beef Supreme Champion Pageant marked the end of the 2008 Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) beef breeding show. The top female beef winner received a cash prize and the year-long use of a cattle trailer from EMM Sales & Service, Inc. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/5/2008
    OHIO BELGIANS ‘HAMMER’ OUT A VICTORY IN SIX HORSE HITCH
    HARRISBURG - Craig and Chris Hammersmith of Defiance, Ohio, won the All-Breeds North American Six-Horse Hitch Classic Series Class for the second year in a row. With their team of six Belgian horses, the Hammersmiths competed against 22 other teams from across North America. The team also competed in the World Finals 6-Horse Hitch Series Classic, taking second place. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/5/2008
    AMES PERCHERONS DOMINATE IN SIX-HORSE HITCH WORLD FINALS AT KILE
    HARRISBURG - Six Percheron horses, exhibited by Ames Percheron Farm, Inc. of Jordan, Minn., won the 2008 World Finals of the 6-Horse Hitch Classic Series on Oct. 3 at the Keystone International Livestock Expo in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/5/2008
    PENN STATE UNIVERSITY, MARYLAND 4-H DOMINATE LIVESTOCK JUDGING CONTEST AT KILE
    HARRISBURG - Livestock judging teams from Penn State University and Maryland 4-H excelled to win the Livestock Judging Contest on Saturday, Oct. 5, at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/4/2008
    KEYSTONE CLASSIC BARBEQUE TEMPTS TASTE BUDS AT KILE
    HARRISBURG – The Keystone Classic Barbeque Contest made its debut at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Saturday, Oct. 4. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/4/2008
    HARRISBURG, BETHLEHEM GRILLERS SIZZLE IN INAUGURAL BURGER COOK-OFF
    HARRISBURG – The Appalachian Brewing Company’s owner Artie Tafoya and chef James Russell smoked out the competition with their award winning Switchback Burger in the professional division, and Tom Feil of Bethlehem, Pa., took home top prize for his Italian-themed burger in the non-professional division, during the inaugural “PA Preferred Best Burger Grill-Off.” More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/4/2008
    UNDEFEATED RAM AND EWE KEEP THE STREAK ALIVE AT KILE
    HARRISBURG - Supreme Champion Ewe and Ram were selected at the 2008 Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) Saturday, Oct. 5, 2008 from among 1,388 entries and 14 breeds of sheep. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/4/2008
    NEW YORK MARES WIN HAFLINGER SHOW
    HARRISBURG- Dave Ayers of Caledonia, N.Y., and Jill Wagner of Rochester N.Y., both had an outstanding day on Tuesday, Sept. 30, at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition, receiving champion honors with their Haflingers. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/4/2008
    UNDEFEATED RAM AND EWE KEEP THE STREAK ALIVE AT KILE
    HARRISBURG - Supreme Champion Ewe and Ram were selected at the 2008 Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) Saturday, Oct. 5, 2008 from among 1,388 entries and 14 breeds of sheep. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/4/2008
    BRENDA RAINS BRINGS LOVE OF BREED, ART TO YOUTH AUCTIONS
    HARRISBURG - For some people, glory comes from seeing their name in lights or hearing a thank you mentioned over the loud speaker. For others, satisfaction is found by doing something positive to support what they love. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/4/2008
    ‘BESS’ IS BEST BELGIAN FOR THE THIRD YEAR IN A ROW
    HARRISBURG- Green Meade Bess, exhibited by Donald E. Patterson of Waynesburg, Pa., won the Best of Breed Belgian at the Keystone International Livestock Expo for the third year in a row. The Grand Champion Mare, Bess also won a number of other classes. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/4/2008
    TEXAS CLYDESDALES TAKE KEYSTONE TITLES
    HARRISBURG - Clydesdales from the Lone Star State topped the breed halter show during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Oct. 3 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/3/2008
    HOG SHOW AT KILE IS NO ‘BOAR’
    HARRISBURG – A Duroc boar and Yorkshire gilt bested 363 breeding hogs shown at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Friday, Oct. 3. Along with the accolades, the two champions each received $250 from EMM Sales & Service, Brownstown, Pa. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/3/2008
    ‘DEIDRA’ TOPS PERCHERON HALTER SHOW, NAMED SUPREME HALTER HORSE
    HARRISBURG- Gerald Allebach, of Springmills, Pa., had a stellar day in the Percheron Halter Show on Oct. 2, at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center in Harrisburg. After topping 11 classes, he took home the trophy for Supreme Halter Horse and Grand Champion Stallion. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/3/2008
    ‘AWESOME’ APPALOOSA WINS TOP PRIZE AT KILE
    HARRISBURG – Authentic Awesome, exhibited by Paco Villalpanda of Harrisburg, Pa., was the Grand Champion Stallion of the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) Appaloosa show, Sept. 27 and 28, in Harrisburg. The Reserve Grand Champion Stallion was Hot N Uff, exhibited by Karen Dodge of Pittsfield, N.H. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/3/2008
    ‘CHARASMATIC’ QUARTER HORSE TAKES TOP HONORS
    Judges John and Betsy Tuckey unanimously named Charasmatic Nugget, exhibited by Suzanne Kiser of Nessener, N.C., the Grand Champion Stallion on Sunday, Sept. 28 at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) held at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center in Harrisburg, Pa. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/3/2008
    SKELTON SOPHIE SWEEPS NATIONAL SHIRE SHOW
    HARRISBURG - Tom Taylor of Lisle, N.Y., won Best of Breed in the National Shire Show with his mare, Skelton Sophie, at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition on Oct. 2 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center, Harrisburg. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/3/2008
    MORE THAN 1,000 STUDENTS DISCOVER AGRICULTURE AT 12TH ANNUAL FARM-CITY DAY
    HARRISBURG – Lessons on agriculture came to life today for more than 1,000 students and 200 adults during the Department of Agriculture’s 12th annual Farm City Day, held in conjunction with the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/3/2008
    NORTH CAROLINA TAKES STOCKMAN’S CONTEST FOR SIXTH YEAR
    HARRISBURG – For the sixth consecutive year, a North Carolina FFA team took first place at the Tony Dobrosky Memorial Stockman’s Contest on Friday, Oct. 3, during the Keystone International Livestock Exposition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/3/2008
    LEBANON, BERKS COUNTY NATIVES AWARDED KILE JUNIOR BEEF EXHIBITOR SCHOLARSHIP
    HARRISBURG – Educational scholarships sponsored by the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) Beef Committee were awarded to two Lebanon and Berks county college students who exhibited beef cattle at the expo, held annually at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center in Harrisburg on Oct. 3. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/2/2008
    OUTSTANDING PENNSYLVANIA 4-H AND FFA MEMBERS RECOGNIZED AT KILE
    HARRISBURG – For the 32nd year, the Pennsylvania Livestock Association (PLA) awarded outstanding Pennsylvania 4-H and FFA youth with scholarships at the Keystone International Livestock Exposition Opening Ceremony on Thursday, Oct. 2 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center in Harrisburg. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/2/2008
    CENTRE COUNTY MAN NAMED TO PENNSYLVANIA LIVESTOCK ASSOCIATION HALL OF FAME
    HARRISBURG – Dr. Harold W. Harpster was named the 40th Pennsylvania Livestock Association’s (PLA) Hall of Fame winner at the Opening Ceremony of the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE) at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center on Thursday, Oct. 2. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    10/2/2008
    PENNSYLVANIA LIVESTOCK ASSOCIATION PRESENTS FOUR YOUTH $1,000 SCHOLARSHIPS
    HARRISBURG – Four outstanding livestock youth received $1,000 scholarships from the Pennsylvania Livestock Association (PLA) based on leadership skills, a keen interest in the livestock industry, involvement in the Keystone International Livestock Exposition (KILE), and support of PLA. More...
  • 2008 Releases
    9/25/2008
    GOVERNOR RENDELL ANNOUNCES START OF 52ND KEYSTONE INTERNATIONAL LIVESTOCK EXPOSITION
    HARRISBURG – Governor Edward G. Rendell today invited the public to attend the largest livestock show in the eastern United States as the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center stages the 52nd annual Keystone International Livestock Exposition, Sept. 27 – Oct. 5. More...