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District 8 Holstein show at Stearns Fairgrounds, July 24

The 2004 District 8 Holstein Show will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 24, at the Stearns County Fairgrounds in Sauk Centre. The show will be held in conjunction with the Stearns County Fair Open Class Dairy Show. The judge will be Robert Slater, a registered Holstein breeder from Mahtowa. All animals exhibited must have a Holstein Association USA identification paper and be accompanied by certificates. State health requirements will be followed. Area Holstein breeders, as well as junior 4-H and FFA members are encouraged to participate. At the conclusion of the show a youth showmanship contest will be held. The dairy royalty will present the awards. Various businesses in the district are donating trophies and door prizes. For more information contact Mike Schiller at (320) 573-2820. The entry deadline is July 16. Everyone is invited to attend.