POSTED: Thursday, March 21, 2013 - 6:30pm
UPDATED: Thursday, March 21, 2013 - 6:49pm
Tyler, TX — The youth and members of agriculture in Cherokee County are kicking off their 64th Annual Junior Livestock Show, a three day show, starting Thursday March. 21- March.23.
The youth of East Texas are showing what's most important to them, their love for animals and agriculture.
Kids and members of the livestock show invites KETK inside the barn.
A preview of poultry, rabbits, horticulture, dairy cattle, goats, shop, swine, beef cattle, and Saturday is the big day, a preview of horses, queen contest, a BBQ and a livestock sale.
Donations are going towards scholarships. Supporters say, it's a great experience for kids.
The Livestock Committee and kids tell KETK, it's sweet tradition for East Texas.
Location: Cherokee County Stock Show Expo Center in Jacksonville, TX.
Here is a Livestock Show Schedule the Committee released to KETK:
Thursday: 1:00 p.m.- 6:00 pm. Poultry, Rabbits, Horiculture, Dairy Cattle
Friday: 8:00a.m.- 4:00p.m. Goats, Shop, Swine, Beef Cattle
Saturday: 9:00a.m.- 3:00p.m. Horses, Queens Contest, BBQ, Livestock Sale
Here's a link to more information: