Miss Kentucky Djuan Trent shows off the grand champion ham for bidders at the Kentucky Farm Bureau's annual Kentucky Country Ham Breakfast at the state fair in Louisville, Ky., Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010. The ham sold for a record $1.6 million. (AP Photo/Ed Reinke)
Miss Kentucky Djuan Trent shows off the grand champion ham for bidders at the Kentucky Farm Bureau's annual Kentucky Country Ham Breakfast at the state fair in Louisville, Ky., Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010. The ham sold for a record $1.6 million. (AP Photo/Ed Reinke) AP
Miss Kentucky Djuan Trent shows off the grand champion ham for bidders at the Kentucky Farm Bureau's annual Kentucky Country Ham Breakfast at the state fair in Louisville, Ky., Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010. The ham sold for a record $1.6 million. (AP Photo/Ed Reinke) AP

Country ham goes for $1.6 million in charity auction

August 27, 2010 12:00 AM