Phil Dicks of Grundy Center won first place and a $30 cash award in the Iowa Sweet Corn Rules competition judged Friday at the 2014 Iowa State Fair.
Cindie Robinette-Anderson of Des Moines earned second place, and Daphane Trevillyan of Urbandale won third place.
Entries were judged on taste, appearance and creativity.
The Iowa State Fair Food Department is the largest of any state fair in the country. There are 226 divisions, 883 classes and over 10,500 entries at this year's Fair. Food judging is held in the Elwell Family Food Center sponsored by Blue Bunny.