County fair livestock judging contest invitation open statewide

Washington County 4-H has had both state and national level success in the livestock judging project area and they are excited to invite and host visiting judging teams during the Washington County Fair Livestock Judging Contest.

The county fair contest is Monday, July 15, starting at 12:30 p.m. Teams should check in at the main show ring announcer stand at noon. Teams may consist of three or four members. There will be junior and senior divisions. Species will include: steers, heifers, market hogs, breeding gilts, market lambs and breeding ewes.

Team coaches should register by July 12 to the Washington County Extension Office at 319-653-4811. For more information, please contact the Washington County Extension Office, 319-653-4811.