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The Sun Has Set On IFA’s First Cowboy Poetry Competition

Thank you to everyone who participated in the first ever IFA Cowboy Poetry Contest. We are no longer accepting entries but we are grateful for the stories and poems that have been shared with us.


Congratulations to each of our winners. Thanks for 100 years of growing the things you love. We hope to continue helping you grow for the century to come.

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Meet Our Overall Winners

Adult Division

1st Overall: Marty M. 

"Ribbons of Youth"

2nd Overall: Rik G.

"Gift From a Lusty Holstein"

3rd Overall: Darrell H.


Intermediate Division

1st Overall: Savannah S.

"My Princess"

2nd Overall: Tessa H.


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3rd Overall: Brooklyn R.

"Humble Cowboy"

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Youth Division

1st Overall: KC Harwood


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2nd Overall: Rylen S.

"The Day Banner Became a Bird Dog"

3rd Overall: Gracey M.

"My Farm/Ranch Life"

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Meet Our Local Winners

Adult Division:

American Fork

1st: Hal A. with "Carl"

2nd: Mindy S. with "Grandpup"

Cedar City

1st: Rick H. with "Buckaroo"

2nd: Gayla C. with "Our Star"


1st: Darrell H. with "Lambs"

2nd: Dallan H. with "Farewell to Heaven"


1st: Julie J. with "Leaving the Farm"

2nd: Stanley M. with "Name Your Horse"

3rd: Jamie F. with "The Dinner Bell"

Las Vegas

1st: Susan B. with "Horse"

2nd: Sam B. with "Melody of Snow"


1st: Marty M. with "Ribbons of Youth"

2nd: Dexton L. with "The Call"

3rd: Jacob B. with "Crazy Sorrel"


1st: Kate W. with "Cowboy's Dream"

2nd: Douglas D. with "Memories"


1st: Rik G. with "Gift From a Lusty Holstein"

2nd: Ryan S. with "Ol' Gus"

3rd: G.N. Davenport with "Cowboy"


1st: Greg C. with "Just One Acre"


1st: Preston A. with "God's Herd"

2nd: Christina D. with "Homecoming Farewell"


1st: Cathy B. with "That Blasted Wind"

2nd: Rhonda B. with "Three Little Outlaws"

3rd: Will Z. "H*** of a Life"


1st: Greg H. with "Ol' Slick"

2nd: Skylar H. with "Taser"

St. George

1st: Michael M. with "Ode to Sister Victoria"


1st: R Kirt W. with "True Beauty"

2nd: Max G. with "Apparel

3rd: Ken F. with "The Harvest is Over"


1st: Jessy M. with "Mr. Rancherman"

Intermediate Division:


1st: Savannah S. with "My Princess"


1st: Brooklyn J. with "Lost in the Bottle"

Spanish Fork

1st: Tessa H. with "FFA"

2nd: Brooklyn R. with "Humble Cowboy"


Youth Division:


1st: Miray Y. with "Mutton Busting"

2nd: Tanna Y. with "Lessons Learned From Livestock Showing"


1st: Miriam P. with "Lily and the Cowboy"


1st: Rylen S. with "The Day Banner Became a Bird Dog"

2nd: Grace S. with "Farmer Kid's Way of Living"


1st: Fiona P. with "Second Chance"


1st: KC H. with "Popcorn"


1st: Gracey M. with "My Farm/Ranch Life"

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