grand champion country ham en Champion Country Ham Fetches $300,000 The Kentucky State Fair grand champion country ham fetched $300,000 at a charity auction today.<p> Since 1964, the top ham has been auctioned at the close of the Kentucky Farm Bureau country ham breakfast.<p> This year’s top bidder was Louisville optometrist Dr. Mark Lynn.<p> "Louisville has been very, very good to us, we’ve been very lucky in life. We feel very fortunate. Thu, 23 Aug 2012 17:36:22 +0000 Rick Howlett 1431 at Champion Country Ham Fetches $300,000