All market sheep and goats for the 2011 Washington County Fair have been weighed in. Washington County 4-H’ers and FFA members had to make sure their sheep and goats fit the requirements for show at the fair. The Washington County Extension reports a total of 37 kids weighed and 197 heads of sheep were tagged.
23 kids weighed and tagged 58 head of meat goats. 80 sheep and 25 goats were nominated for the Iowa State Fair through retinal scans.
The animals will be shown at the Washington County Fair, which will be July 17th through the 22nd.