The predicted rains held off during Yorktown FFA Stock Show and Sale held this weekend that raised $152,766.25 overall. The auction was well attended and the show was well supported with generous buyers. Auctioneer Joe Adams kept the crowd entertained as he rattled off numbers to for the highest bidder. This year’s 76th Stock Show was dedicated to the memory of Joyce Eichhorn.
Yorktown High School Evan Krause won Grand Champion steer with Jessica Garcia taking Reserve Champion steer.
Krause’s 1,149-pound Grand Champion steer auctioned for $6,000 by Devon Energy. Add on buyers were JP Cattle Co., Russell Farrow (7YL Ranch), Citizens bank and Manna’s Pre-cast Concrete, INC.
Garcia’s Reserve Champion steer weighed in at 1,445 and was auctioned for $5,999 by LeRoy and Dolly Ruppert, R Double Bar Cattle, Carl Clyne, Laura Sanders and Melissa Alcarzar. Add on buyers were TrustTexas Bank, and Manna’s Pre-cast Concrete, INC.