Shiner FFA Livestock Show Friday
Feb. 28, 2012 at 4:05 p.m.
Updated Feb. 27, 2012 at 8:28 p.m.
The annual Shiner FFA Livestock Show kicks off Friday at the show barn in Green-Dickson Municipal Park.
Entries for this year's show are up about 10 animals, said Bruce Pohler, Shiner ag teacher and FFA faculty sponsor.
Fifteen steers are entered in the show as well as 15 lambs, 30 hogs and five pens of chickens.
Animal weigh-ins begin at 7 a.m. with judging starting at 9 a.m. Broilers will be judged first followed by hogs, lambs and steers.
The day concludes with the animal auction at 7:30 p.m.
A barbecue chicken meal sponsored by the Shiner Young Farmers Chapter will be available from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 4 to 6 p.m. Tickets are $7.