I learned earlier today that Larry and Sue of Pork of the North competition barbecue team earned a 3rd place finish accompanied by a $4,000 check at the Great American Barbecue contest this weekend.
We cooked near them at the Cabela's event in Dundee last year and at the KCBS event in Grand Rapids. They're are great people.
These folks from Saginaw, MI know how to cook bbq. Larry is also a Backwoods Smoker distributor, so if you're looking for a smoker, consider buying from Larry. I'll bet he'd be willing to share a secret or two along the way.
Here's another article about the Great American Barbecue