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Over 270 Head of Swine Tagged at Delaware County Swine Weigh-in

The Delaware County Swine Weigh-In was held on Saturday, March 14th at the Delaware County Fairgrounds in Manchester.  In total, 271 head of swine were tagged and identified for the Swine Show at the 2020 Delaware County Fair, by 72 4-H and FFA members.  The total number of swine identified decreased slightly from 2019, at 291 total.  Exhibitors now have just over 100 days until the fair, where they will showcase their finished swine projects.

The 2020 Delaware County Fair is set for July 13th through July 19th. The Swine Show will be on Friday, July 17th starting at 8:00 a.m. Exhibitors who identified swine will have the choice to exhibit their swine in either the Breeding Gilt, Derby, or Market classes at the Swine Show. Swine showmanship for junior, intermediate, and senior members will also be judged at the fair.

Reminder to all 4-H and FFA members who identified swine at the weigh-in to verify their information in 4honline before April 17th. If information has been entered incorrectly or if you have further questions, contact the Extension Office at 563-927-4201.


photo courtesy of Delaware County ISU Extension


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