Over 300 Head of Swine Weighed In for 2018 Delaware Co. Fair

The Delaware County Swine Weigh-In was held on Saturday, March 17th at the Delaware County Fairgrounds in Manchester.

A total of 332 head of swine were tagged and identified for the Swine Show at the 2018 Delaware County Fair by 74 members of 4-H and FFA.  The total number of swine identified increased slightly from last year.

Exhibitors will showcase their finished swine projects at this year’s fair, which runs July 9th through the 15th. The Swine Show will be held Friday, July 13th starting at 8 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.

4-H and FFA members who identified swine at the weigh-in will need to verify their information in 4honline before April 13th. If information has been entered incorrectly or if you have further questions, contact the Extension Office at 927-4201.

 

(photo courtesy of Delaware Co. Extension)