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Steers, hogs, lambs and goats; Wayne County junior livestock sale

Kids from 4-H prepare to wash their dairy cows at the Wayne County Fair in Honesdale, PA.
TRR photo by Amanda Reed

August 6, 2014

HONESDALE, PA — The annual 4-H Junior Livestock Sale will be held Saturday, August 9 at 10 a.m. at the Wayne County Fair Grounds in Honesdale. After the blue-ribbon winners are auctioned, there will be two auctions held simultaneously.

The sale will feature 206 pigs and 35 steer as well as 62 goats and 39 lambs, all home-raised by local 4-H members.

The sale is conducted by the Wayne County 4-H Junior Livestock Committee and auctioneer John Wetmore.

A free barbeque is available to all registered bidders.
The auction has been held for more than 30 years and is one of the highlights of the fair.

The auction benefits the Nebzydoski-White Memorial Junior 4-H Livestock Scholarship/Livestock Sale Scholarship Fund.