The Hopkins County Junior Market Livestock Show and Sale gets underway this Thursday in the Civic Center Rodeo Arena. Students from almost all of the Hopkins County schools will be participating along with their animals. It will be a great turnout this year. Here are the numbers for the FFA and 4-H projects for this year’s show.
Swine – 78 FFA/4-H youth and 108 swine validated
Lambs – 36 FFA/4-H youth and 43 lambs validated
Goats – 44 FFA/4-H youth and 47 goats validated
Chickens – 68 FFA/4-H youth and 68 pens of chickens validated
Steers – 31 FFA/4-H youth and 34 steers validated
Total – 257 youth and 300 projects validated
The show and sale is sponsored by the Northeast Texas Livestock Association.