Meat goat, lamb futurities set Saturday

Two livestock futurities will take place Saturday, Aug. 18, in the Show Barn at the Gillespie County Fair Grounds.

The Meat Goat Futurity and the Lamb Futurity are being held in conjunction with the 130th Gillespie County Fair that takes place Aug. 23-26.

Livestock competitions will continue on Aug. 24-25 during the Gillespie County Fair with poultry and rabbits, a Swine Futurity, breeding sheep, Junior Steer Show, cattle and Angora goats.

For a complete list of rules and regulations as well as more information, visit www.gillespiefair.net.

Rules and regulations are also printed in the 130th Gillespie County Fair Catalog.

Information is also available by calling the fair office at 997-2359 or committee chairman Brad Roeder at 830-889-4512.

 

Meat Goat Futurity

Sanctioned by the Junior Meat Goat Show Circuit, Inc., the Meat Goat Futurity will take place on Saturday, Aug. 18, at the fair grounds.

Show A begins at 10 a.m. followed immediately by Show B.

Steve Sturtz of San Angelo is the judge for Show A and Kurt Henry of Granbury will judge Show B.

Showmanship gets underway prior to the judging at 9:15 a.m. and is sanctioned by the Junior Meat Goat Show Circuit, Inc.

The show is open to official members of 4-H and FFA organizations.

Entry deadline is Wednesday, Aug. 15.

Awards will be presented.

 

Lamb Futurity

Judging in the Lamb Futurity gets underway at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 18.

Judge for the show is Sam Silvers of Junction.

Exhibitors must be official members of 4-H and FFA organizations.

The deadline for entries is Wednesday, Aug. 15.

Awards will be presented.

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