News

Iowa Pork Producers Win Beef-Eating Contest

Spencer, IA: (May 21, 2014) – Thirteen teams completed at Tuesday’s beef eating contest, sponsored by the Clay County Cattlemen’s Association. The annual event was held at the Clay County Regional Events Center in Spencer in recognition of “May, Beef Month.”

The First Place team, the Iowa Pork Producers, featured Greg Lear and Bill Tentinger, both past presidents of the Iowa Pork Producers Association. They consumed 4.775 pounds of rib-eye steak. They edged out last year’s winning team, the Clay County Cattlemen, by just 0.016 pounds. They Cattlemen were represented by Tom Hagedorn and Chad Sorenson.

The third place team, Co-products, was represented by Adam Kraninger and Aaron Giese.

One dollar was donated to Spencer Food for Life for every ounce of steak eaten. Clay County Cattlemen’s President Mike Juza says a donation of nearly $803 will be made this year.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment, Weird

‘Frozen’ wedding gown for brides who can’t ‘Let it Go’

frozen

Brides everywhere can soon get married in true Disney fairytale style.

in Entertainment

Taylor Swift leads ‘best dressed’ list

taylorswift

The annual list of celebrity style icons includes Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong'o, Rihanna, and Blake Shelton.

in Music

Miranda Lambert gets emotional singing to sick child

21-overlay3

WATCH: While performing "Over You" the country star is overcome by the bravery of a young fan.

in Entertainment, Sports

‘NBA 2K15′ adds 3D face mapping for latest game

nba

"NBA 2K15" is angling for a slam dunk with an innovative new feature that allows players to put their game faces on.

in Entertainment

‘Easy Rider’ chopper on the auction block

easyrider

Peter Fonda's iconic "Captain America" Harley-Davidson is set to sell for more than $1 million.