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Shepherd FFA Alumni to host annual Progress Show Aug. 24
SHEPHERD – The Shepherd FFA Alumni's annual Progress Show is scheduled to be held Saturday, Aug. 24 in the Shepherd Ag Barn. Registration will be held from 7 a.m. until 8 a.m. for all species. An entry fee of $10 per head will be charged for one entry per species per exhibitor. Animals must be entered in the 2013 San Jacinto County Fair. Students are required to show their own animal. A showmanship award with a 60/40 payback for cattle species will be combined for one showmanship award for a $5 entry fee at the gate. Show order will be swine, steers, heifers, lambs and goats. The show begins at 8:30 a.m. beginning with swine. All shows will begin at the end of the previous species until all is completed. Each show will be held, then the showmanship for that species before the next species begins. All proceeds benefit the Shepherd FFA Alumni Scholarship Fund. For any questions please contact Shepherd FFA at 936- 628-3371.