November 1, 2017 - 11:25am -- palm.1

The annual Huron County Junior Fair Market Beef Weigh-in was held on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at the fairgrounds.   Seventy-five head were weighed and tagged, which was up four head from the 71 tagged last year.   Forty-three beef steers (46 for 2018), three beef heifers (two for 2018) and twenty-nine dairy beef steers (23 for 2018) were weighed and tagged for forty-nine exhibitors (44 for 2018).   The calves ranged in size from 361 pounds to 1095 pounds.   Thirteen head which came from Huron County cattle produceers were tagged (24 for 2018).

All market beef which will be shown at the 2019 Huron County Junior Fair must have been tagged on December 1.  Exhibitors with beef steers or heifers that are eligible for the Bred, Born & Raised in Huron County division must turn in a qualification form at the Extension Office by January 15, 2019.   The Huron County Fair will be held August 12 - 17, 2019.