Wise Wins Grand Champion

Published 10:15 am Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Tanner Wise, of Poplar View Farm LLC and a rising seventh grader at Buckingham County Middle School, competed at the Piedmont Area Jr. Livestock Show on May 28, at the Blackstone Livestock Market, showing a Market Goat, Two Market Lambs, and a Ewe Lamb.

Wise won 1st place & Grand Champion with his Market Lamb Pair, 1st place & Grand Champion Ewe Lamb, 1st place Ewe Lamb (135-150 lb. weight class), 1st place Market Lamb (140-150 lb. weight class), 2nd place in Intermediate Lamb Showmanship, 2nd place Market Goat class, and Reserve Champion & 2nd place Goat Showmanship.

Wise is a member and Vice President of the Buckingham 4-H Livestock Club where he has been showing livestock for four years. Tanner is the son of David and Sherri Wise of the Willis Mountain area of Buckingham County.