Thursday, January 10, 2013
Potter County Youth Show Swine at Farm Show
Pennsylvania is proud to host the largest indoor agricultural exposition in the country, with nearly 6,000 animals, 10,000 competitive exhibits and 300 commercial exhibits. Five youths represented Potter County with their Junior Market Swine projects at the 2013, 97th Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg.
Sylvia Rutkowski, nine year old daughter of Michelle Rutkowski and Hank Hood and a member of Silver Bits 4-H Horse and Pony Club, placed 5th with her hog weighing 252 lbs. in the Crossbred Division 10 Class. With that placing Sylvia earned a place in the PA Farm Show Junior Live Stock Sale. Sylvia was also awarded a prestigious, Master Showman Award.
Noell Nichols, a member of Headwaters FFA and daughter of Greg and Lori Andruchowsky and the late Ronnie Nichols of Ulysses placed 6th with her market hog weighing 260 lbs. in Crossbred Division 12 and secured a place in the PA Farm Show Junior Livestock Sale.
Harlie Wenrich, a member of Headwaters FFA and daughter of Renee Crippen and granddaughter of Ruth Crippen of Ulysses placed 7th with her 260 lb. market hog in Crossbred Division 12.
Bryan Supplee, a member of Sudgrowers FFA and son of Eugene and Sue Supplee of Coudersport placed 11th with his 262 lb. market hog in Crossbred Division 14.
Heather Supplee, a member of Spudgrowers FFA and daughter of Eugene and Sue Supplee of Coudersport placed 12th with her 240 lb. market hog in Crossbred Division 4.
PHOTOS: Sylvia Rutkowski (3)
Noell Nichols (2)
Harlie Wenrich (3)
Bryan Supplee (2)Heather Supplee (2)
Posted by Solomon's words for the wise at 1/10/2013 12:54:00 AM