Younker Wins Final 4-H Supreme With Jersey
READING, Pa. — The youth dairy show at the Reading Fair wrapped up Tuesday evening with the selection of Andrew Younker’s Jersey as the winner of the 4-H supreme champion.
Judge Brad Hoove ...more
Lebanon Fair Sets Steer Record
LEBANON, Pa. — The Lebanon Area Fair set a record when Jared Fessler’s grand champion market steer sold for $15,500 on Aug. 1.
A consortium of Bell & Evans, Fulton Bank and Esther&rsqu ...more
Fairgoers Hog Wild for Races
LEBANON, Pa. — Not all the swine at the Lebanon Area Fair were 4-H projects. The squealing of porkers across the fairgrounds from the livestock barns originated with pigs smaller — and fas ...more
Saturday, August 09, 2014
Beiler Takes All in Lebanon Youth Dairy
LEBANON, Pa. — On an unusual July evening when unseasonably cool air brought out jackets and sweatshirts, something else unusual happened at the Lebanon Area Fair.
Eighteen-year-old Jonathan Bei ...more
Mifflin County Youth Fair Is 60 Years Old
REEDSVILLE, Pa. — The Mifflin County Youth Fair is celebrating its 60th year this August.
This year’s fair runs Aug. 4-9 at the Youth Park in Reedsville, Mifflin County, Pa.
The fair start ...more
Showing Steers Is a Family Affair
Eleven-year-old Reilly Hess of Manheim, Pa., can be seen sporting her trademark pink cowgirl boots whether judging a class of steer with the Lancaster County 4-H livestock judging team or showing a pr ...more
Saturday, July 19, 2014
Schnecksville Fair Winners
SCHNECKSVILLE, Pa. — More than 1,500 items, including 325 animals, were entered this year in the 31st annual Schnecksville Community Fair in Schnecksville, Lehigh County.
The numbers of animals ...more
Saturday, July 12, 2014
Top Firecracker Seller Fetches $5,300
The Pennsylvania Holstein Association’s summer picnic and sale last Saturday at the Romano 4-H Center in Honey Brook saw 78 full lots sell for an average of $2,691 with a top of $5,300.
The top ...more
Katahdin Sheep Are Outlet for Md. Legislator
DELTA, Pa. — It is common enough to see state lawmakers at fairs. Most of the time they are there to shake hands with constituents and get their faces out in the community.
It is less common to ...more
Juniors Parade Angus Champs
at Atlantic National Regional Preview
Young Angus exhibitors from across the country exhibited 177 entries at the 2014 Atlantic National Regional Preview Junior Angus Show, May 23-24 in Timonium, Md. ...more
Gratz Youth Livestock Sale Brings in $81,000
GRATZ, Pa. — FFA and 4-H exhibitors sold 158 head of livestock on Sept. 20 at the Clair A. Hartman Youth Livestock Sale at the Great Gratz Fair.
Proceeds totaled $81,000. Middleburg Livestock Au ...more