The Show Season is here for the Elsberry FFA. This year we have 16 members showing livestock. Showing hogs this year is Brock Howard, Matthew Hensley, Madison McClenning, Clayton Martin, Jordan Simmons, Carson Trammel, Will Hogarth, Nicholas Stone, Lane Conderman, Tori Edwards, Emma Edwards and Kayleie Calvin. This year showing sheep is Bri Parham, Sasha Lisovsky, Josie Horne, and Mandy Horne. Lane Conderman is also showing cattle this year. Josie Horne and Cain Sadler is also showing goats.
We had the first Jackpot shows of the summer where the kids did great! Sasha Lisovsky and Mandy Horne went to sheep show in Sedalia where Sasha placed first in class. Then there was the Troy jackpot show where Nicholas Stone got Grand and Reserve champion market hog. While Mandy Horne got Grand overall market lamb. The final jackpot show before the County and State Fair was the Pike County classic where Sasha Livosky and Josie Horne both got first in class in the Lamb show while Josie also took home Grand Champion Goat. In the hog show Matthew Hensley and Nicholas Stone got first in class.