Sunflowers Win State Fair Honors

DES MOINES, IA (09/12/2018) (readMedia)-- Matthew and Ann Greazel from Boone outgrew the competition this year winning first place in Sunflower Head competition judged Tuesday at the 2018 Iowa State Fair.

Complete results below:

Sunflower Head

1) Matthew and Ann Greazel, Boone

2) Erik Francois, Des Moines

3) Don Francois, Des Moines

4) David Miller, Riverside


Frequently ranked as one of the top events in the country, the Iowa State Fair is the single largest event in the state of Iowa and one of the oldest and largest agricultural and industrial expositions in the country. Annually attracting more than a million people from all over the world, the Iowa State Fair located at East 30th and East University, just 10 minutes from downtown Des Moines is Iowa's greatest celebration with a salute to the best in agriculture, industry, entertainment and achievement. "Nothing Compares" to State Fair Moments, August 9-19, 2018. For more information, visit