Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Orange Team Wins State Cattle Working Contest

John Michael Knight, Garret Chambers and Elizabeth Nixon, all members of the Orange 4-H Livestock Club and Stockman's Team won top honors in the 2012 State Youth Cattle Working Contest.  Coached by agriculture Extension agent Steve Hopkins, the team placed first in the regional competition in order to advance to states.  There were 64 teams in the regional contests and ten advanced to the Virginia Beef Expo.  Congratulations!