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Hay Show & Auction

Date: Aug 08 - Sept 23, 2019
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Howdy Neighbor Barbecue & Hay Auction
Monday, September 23, 11:30 a.m.
Harvey Convention Center (South Hall)

This educational event for forage growers from Smith County and surrounding counties raises money for youth, conservation, and scholarships.

Top scoring samples are sold at auction during the Howdy Neighbor Barbecue on Monday of the Fair.

Proceeds benefit ETSF Junior Livestock Show, East Texas Cattle-Ettes Scholarships, and Soil & Water Conservation District programs.

Registration & Submission of Entries:
See Rules below for submission locations and deadline. There is a $3.00 entry fee.

Entry cards are available at all entry locations, NRCS Office on Republic Drive, or Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office on Front Street.
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Tyler Junior College
Hay Show Title Sponsor
Hay Show Meal Sponsor
Rudy's of Tyler
2018 Howdy Neighbor Barbecue Supporter


Hay Show Auction & Howdy Neighbor Barbecue
Sept 23, 2019 | 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
The Howdy Neighbor Barbecue preceeds the Hay Auction at the East Texas State Fair. Sample hay bales are auctioned to provide funding for youth activities and/or scholarships provided by ETSF, East Texas Cattle-Ettes, and Smith County SWCD.
Hay Show Sample Submission Deadline
Aug 08 - Aug 09, 2019
Submit hay samples at the following locations:
Tyler: Ag Power, Red River Specialties, Rose Country Tractor,
Bullard: Circle C Farm&Ranch
Lindale: Fleming Farm Supply
Noonday: Feed Store
Troup: Steele's Feed & Seed
Whitehouse: Farm & Ranch
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