Photos: Asleep at the Minnesota State Fair

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1 Competitors in the 4-H cattle show nap alongside their cows on August 26, 2011. 
2 Surrounded by goats, 4-H competitor Alix Kermes nods off while watching videos on her laptop computer on August 27, 2011. 
3 Fourteen-month-old Lilianne Maupin takes a nap (alongside a stuffed banana won on the midway) on August 28, 2011. 
4 A pig sleeps soundly in the swine barn on August 29, 2011. 
5 Between livestock competitions, Darin Bauck squeezes in a nap in the sheep barn on August 29, 2011. 
6 A fairgoer rests on the grass on August 28, 2011. 
7 A 4-H participant naps with his cattle on August 26, 2011. 
8 Greg and Tyler Schiffler get some shut-eye next to the amusement rides on August 28, 2011. 
9 At 9 p.m., the pigs are fast asleep in the swine barn on August 29, 2011. 
10 A two-day-old calf takes an afternoon nap on August 28, 2011. 
11 Craig Fleck sleeps in the sheep barn as fireworks go off outside on August 29, 2011. The sheep remain wide awake.