Troxel’s win National Champion Ram and Ewe
Troxel Columbias, Plainfield, had a successful National Columbia Sheep Show and Sale at Fairmont, MN, in June. The farm won National Reserve Champion Ram and National Reserve Champion Ewe with fall born lambs. They entered five different classes and had five first place animals. Exhibitors also awarded the family the Consigners Choice Award. In addition, Sara was elected president of the Columbia Sheep Breeders Association Board of Directors. Troxel Columbias currently have 65 breeding ewes. David and Mary Troxel, along with their daughter, Sara, and husband, Chris Hildebrandt, and their children, Courtney and Seth, operate the sheep farm.