Galatia Mayoral Proclamation
On Wednesday, September 28, all Galatia area 4-H members are invited to come to the Galatia Village Hall Board Room to have your picture made with Mayor David Harrawood as he signs a proclamation declaring Galatiaís support of National 4-H Week.
The signing will occur at 3:00 p.m. and youth should arrive as soon as possible after school. Donít forget to wear your favorite 4-H T-shirt.
4-H Sheep Show Results
The Saline County 4-H Sheep Show was held on July 28th at the Sam Stafford Livestock Building. Thanks to Lonny Reed and Brianna Johnson for serving as Sheep Superintendents and to Austin Cole for judging this show.
Senior Showmanship Grand Champion was Briley Lenkaitis, with Garrett Beers earning the Reserve Champion ribbon for Senior Showmanship. Junior Showmanship Grand Champion was Wyatt Arnold and Reserve Champion was AJ Lenkaitis.
Grand Champion and Reserve Champion Breeding Sheep and Overall Grand Champion and Reserve Champion Breeding Sheep honors went to Wyatt Arnold.
AJ Lenkaitis earned Grand Champion Market Sheep and Overall Grand Champion Market Sheep, and Briley Lenkaitis earned Reserve Champion Market Sheep and Overall Reserve Champion Market Sheep.
Overall Champions and Reserve Champions received banners with the species and class depicted to display in their homes or barns. Grand Champions also received wood trays with a farm scene. Thanks to all who donated money for these Overall prizes and to Rachel Parish for designing and etching the trays.
Bred and Owned Champion, Garrett Beers, received a plaque and a gift certificate sponsored by Anderson Crop Insurance, Phil and Karen Anderson. Bred and Owned Reserve Champion, Dylan Vandenboom, received a plaque and a gift certificate sponsored by B & M Farms, Ron and Carla Bradley. Congratulations to our Sheep exhibitors.
4-H Dairy Cattle Results
The 2016 4-H Dairy Cattle Show, held on July 28th, was well attended this year and members showed their best to Judge Austin Cole. Thank you to Jane Carlile for serving as Dairy Cattle Superintendent.
Dairy Cattle Showmanship Grand Champion was Briley Lenkaitis. Dairy Cattle Showmanship Reserve Champion was Devin Carlile. Briley Lenkaitis received the ribbon for both Grand Champion Breeding Dairy Cattle and the award banner and tray for Overall Grand Champion Breeding Dairy Cattle. Zane Carlile received ribbon for Reserve Champion Breeding Dairy Cattle and the award banner for Overall Reserve Champion Breeding Dairy Cattle.