BILLINGS, MONT. - This year the Northern International Livestock Show added a new event to its cattle show lineup, the Supreme Row. The Supreme Row is made up of the grand champion bull and female from each breed show held throughout the NILE, and from that lineup the overall supreme champion bull and female are selected. This year, the show was held on Saturday, October 20 at 4:00pm and selections were made by judges, Kyle Conley of Sulphur, OK, Travis Pembrook of Fairview, OK and Jared Murnin of Billings, MT. The Supreme Row was later featured in the Rodeo arena during a break in the final evening of professional rodeo competition, where the champions were announced for the first time. The Supreme Champion bull and female each received a $1,000 check along with the highly coveted NILE boot trophy.
Supreme Champion Female: Angus
EXAR Envious Blackbird 1760
Sired by - Dameron First Class
Eagle Point, OR
Supreme Champion Bull: Hereford
NJW 73S W18 Homegrown 8Y ET
Sired by - SHF Wonder M326 W18 ET
Ned and Jan Ward
For more information and a complete calendar of events, visit www.TheNile.org.