Bid on hay to support youth in East Texas
Tyler, TX — East Texans headed out to the 28th Annual Hay Show Auction today at the East Texas State Fair in Tyler.
Local organizations sponsor the hay show to benefit the youth in Smith County.
Many people came to the hay show to bid on hay, and the proceeds from the auction go towards youth scholarships.
Scholarships providing students with educational assistance.
The top 25 hay samples are auctioned off, giving people the opportunity to bid on a lot of hay to give a gift to the youth, scholarships.
Everyone involved.... the three organizations, East Texas State fair, students and the East Texas Community will all benefit from the hay auction.
KETK spoke the the chairman of the Hay auction.
"They like to give them to students who apply for them, that are majoring in agriculture, many times we ho outside that realm and give them to just those in need," says Lonny Uzzell.