Articles Posted in the " steer " Category


  • Stampede Junior Steer Classic champion set for next challenge in life

    For seven years Cody Lafrentz has had a routine every day that included taking care of steers so that he could take them to shows including the Calgary Stampede. And while his future no doubt has livestock and cattle in it, this past Junior Steer Classic was the last time he will show a steer at the event. He made the most it taking home the title of Grand Champion of the show.



  • 4-H on Parade Charity steer to raise money for family who lost father/husband

    In the Fall of 2017, the community of Balzac lost a dedicated community member in Garth Bishop. In the wake of the tragedy, Stanley Jones and the Balzac Beef club decided to raise this year's 4-H on Parade charity steer and will be donating the money raised from the steer's sale to his young family. Bishop was an alumnist of the Balzac Beef Club. The steer will be auctioned off around 12 p.m. on Sunday, June 3, 2018.