Swine Hog Show Fair

Swine show results announced by Livingston County Fair officials

Results have been announced from the Breeding Swine Show at the Livingston County Fair of Chillicothe. The overall supreme boar, overall reserve supreme boar, and overall supreme breeding gilt belonged to Kaylee Lewis. Riggin Isaacs showed the overall reserve supreme breeding gilt. Junior showmanship for ages eight to 11 went to Riggin Isaacs. Intermediate showmanship […]

Missouri State Fair 2020

Missouri State Fair cancels all activities except youth livestock show

The Missouri State Fair will feature the outdoor youth livestock showings, but the other traditional activities have been called off, because of COVID-19 safety concerns from vendors, guests, and state agricultural officials. The event runs August 13 through August 23, 2020, in Sedalia. In 2019, a total of  337,112 individuals attended the fair. Youth livestock […]

Weathering the Storm by Christine Peper

2020 Focus on Missouri Agriculture Photo Contest winners announced

An astonishing photo featuring a rural Missouri barn standing strong following a storm is the Best in Show for the 2020 Focus on Missouri Agriculture Photo Contest, hosted by the Missouri Department of Agriculture. The photograph, submitted by Christine Peper of Jefferson City, Mo., was chosen from nearly 1,000 photos submitted by amateur photographers from […]