Otoe County 4-H members were honored for their outstanding work in food preparation.  
Following are the awards, the recipients,  a description of their winning entries, and the donors:
Champion Beginner Foods Exhibit: Erin Chambers, quick pumpkin bread, cookbook sponsored by Terry’s Family Foods, Syracuse.
Reserve Champion Foods Beginner Exhibit: John Hippen, French breakfast muffins, two 9" cake pans sponsored by Southeast Cellular.
Champion Intermediate Foods Exhibit: Hailey Kirchhoff, coffee cake,  cookbook sponsored by Terry’s Family Foods, Syracuse.
Reserve Champion Intermediate Foods Exhibit: Ashley Baragary, pumpkin spice muffins, two 9" cake pans sponsored by David and Robyn Stubbendick, Avoca.
Champion Foods Advanced Foods Exhibit: Hailey Kirchhoff, strawberry rhubarb pie, cookbook sponsored by Terry’s Family Foods, Syracuse.
Reserve Champion Advanced Foods Exhibit: Logan Shay, white yeast bread, two 9" cake pans sponsored by Easter & Associates, Inc. of Syracuse.
Champion Decorated Cake Exhibit: Elizabeth Johnson, Easter bunny cake, Wilton Cake Decorating gift sponsored by Wilton Enterprises, Inc.
Reserve Champion Decorated Cake Exhibit: Nima Faunce, cake decorated with five pigs in a mud pool, Wilton Cake Decorating gift sponsored by Wilton Enterprises, Inc.
Champion Decorated Cup Cake Exhibit:  Aprille Johnson, cupcakes decorated as turtles,  Wilton Cake Decorating gift sponsored by Wilton Enterprises, Inc.
Reserve Champion Decorated Cup Cake Exhibit: Sallie Schram,  cupcakes decorated as roses,  Wilton Cake Decorating gift sponsored by Wilton Enterprises, Inc.
Champion Canned Vegetable Exhibit: Logan Shay, one jar of salsa,  $10 product gift certificate sponsored by Jarden Home Brands.
Champion Pickled Foods Exhibit: Vanessa Knutson, one jar of dill pickles, $10 product gift certificate sponsored by Jarden Home Brands.
Champion Canned Fruits Exhibit: Burton Brandt, one jar of peaches, $10 product gift certificate sponsored by Jarden Home Brands.
Champion Soft Spread Exhibit: Kirsten Bischoff, three jars of jam, $10 product gift certificate sponsored by Jarden Home Brands.
Reserve Champion Food Preservation Exhibit: Kirsten Bischoff, one jar of salsa, Food Preservation items given by Vicki Parde, Pampered Chef Consultant, Syracuse.               
Champion Food Preservation Exhibit: Kirsten Bischoff, three jars of jam, $20 given by Wyoming Feeders 4-H Club of Union.
Junior Outstanding Foods Exhibitor: Emily Holz, $20 given by Vicki Parde, Pampered Chef Consultant, Syracuse.
Intermediate Outstanding Foods Exhibitor: Bailey Boitnott, $20 given by Cubby’s, Syracuse.
Senior Outstanding Foods Exhibitor: Logan Shay, $20 given by Farm Credit Services of America, Lincoln office.