FFA and 4-H livestock show returns to Yoakum

Yoakum ISD is hosting their annual FFA and 4-H livestock show Friday and Saturday at the Yoakum Rodeo Arena located at 1803 N. South St.

FFA and 4-H livestock show returns to Yoakum

The program has been going for more than 50 years, and Laura Johnson, who runs the Yoakum ISD agriculture program with Anne Bailey, says,”It absolutely means the world to us to be able to educate them about where food comes from because it will really help them in life.”

FFA and 4-H livestock show returns to Yoakum

The livestock show kicks off Friday evening with Steers at 7:30 p.m., Rabbits at 8:00 p.m., and continues Saturday with Hogs at 8:00 a.m., Broilers at 9:30 a.m., and Goats at 10:30 a.m.

FFA and 4-H livestock show returns to Yoakum

Johnson says 75 students are participating in this year’s show.

FFA and 4-H livestock show returns to Yoakum