Conexion Del Rio/Staff report
DEL RIO,TX–The Val Verde Junior Livestock Association is proud to present the 76th Annual Livestock Show and Premium Auction from January 5th thru 9th.
Scheduling is as follows:
Thursday, January 5th, 2017
- Rabbits and Swine must be signed in
- All Animals (Sheep, goats, pigs & rabbits) Must be on the grounds: Gates Close at 8:00 p.m.
- New: Swine Weigh-In begins promptly at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, January 6th, 2017
- Weighing, sifting, classifying, and grading of Market Lambs, Market Goats & Breeding Goats
- Judging of Market Rabbits
- Judging of Breeding Rabbit
- Judging of Fryer Rabbits
- Judging of Junior and Senior Rabbit Showmanship
- Judging of Angora Goat Doe Kids
- Judging of Meat Goat Breeding Classes
- Judging of New Feeders Market Lamb Class
- Judging of New Feeders Market Goat Class
- Judging of Junior and Senior Lamb Showmanship
- Judging of Junior and Senior Meat Goat Showmanship
- Judging of Market Swine
- Judging of Junior and Senior Swine Showmanship
- Showmanship Awards will be presented on Saturday
Saturday, January 9th, 2017
- Judging of Market Goats followed immediately by Market Lambs
- Champion Drive for the Market Goats and Market Lambs to be held immediately following lamb judging
11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
- Barbecue Lunch
- Judging of Future 4-Hers(ages 9 and under) Lamb & Goat Class (Ribbons presented)
- Special Awards Presentation
- Premium Auction