Monday, May 29, 2023
Ryleigh Egbert and her Grand Champion Market Beef Steer

All 11 auctions at the 2022 Ohio State Fair Sale of Champions broke previously held records for the highest sale award on Aug. 7.
Grand market hog

The Trumbull County Fair held its market livestock sale July 15 with 279 lots and a sale total of $259,673.80.
greenhouse with plants

Schools closed right as FFA greenhouses were getting going, leaving teachers to figure out how to care for and sell thousands of dollars in plants.
Mike Stitzlein

Mike Stitzlein, of Stitzlein Club Lambs, in Ashland, Ohio, says he enjoys raising sheep for local 4-H’ers. But, he says it’s important to remember the commercial side of the sheep industry.
The grand champion market steer.

The 2020 Harrison County Fair sale, held June 26, totaled $414,398.65 this year.
Reserve Champion Hog

Bidders at the Jefferson County Fair broke the sale record for the highest-selling hog at the junior fair livestock sale in support of the King family.

The Next Generation 4-H Club, of Damascus, Ohio, donated a hog to be auctioned at the Canfield Fair in memory of Jarrett Gfeller.
Trumbull fair livestock sale

The Trumbull County junior fair livestock sale brought in over $280,000 for 219 animals sold, July 16, at the Trumbull County Fairgrounds.
Canfield Fair grand champion hog

Buyers came out big time to support Mahoning County youth at the 2018 Canfield Fair market livestock and cheese sales.
Medina Fair header

New records were set for rabbits and poultry during the Medina County Fair livestock sale Aug. 4 and the 4-H basket brought in $5,000 Aug. 5.