E-T Staff Report The 17th Annual Texas Ag Expo will be held Wednesday and Thursday at Lone Star Arena in Stephenville.
This annual event, sponsored by TriCounty Agribusiness Association, showcases agricultural and wildlife product and service dealers including equipment, feed, animal nutrition, financial services, and much more. Exhibitor's booths are open Wednesday from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Thursday from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Admission to the show is just $1 with proceeds benefiting youth agriculture scholarships. Don't forget to register for great prizes.
Schedule of events:
€ Today: 9 a.m. - annual Ag Expo Golf Tournament - Legends Golf Course, Foursome scramble, $75 greens fee includes cart and lunch. You can still sign up this morning.
€ Wednesday: 10 a.m., exhibits open
11 a.m., Seminar - Carbon Credits: Jim Jensen, Environmental Credit Corp. (1 DOPA Credit for Dairy Producers)
noon: Ag Appreciation BBQ Luncheon Sponsored by Area Financial Institutions
1:30 p.m., Seminar - TCEQ Permit Updates (1 DOPA Credit for Dairy Producers)
2:30 p.m., parade of horses (Arena 2)
3:15 p.m.: Clinic - Horse training with Scot Jackson, Jackson Horse Services (Arena 2)
5 p.m., Seminar - White-Tailed Deer in the 21st Century: Scott Roebuck, Deerchannel.com
6 p.m., exhibits close
€ Thursday: 9:30 a.m., Ag appreciation breakfast Sponsored by Erath Co. Farm Bureau Insurance
10 a.m., exhibits open
10:30 a.m., Seminar - Pasture Forage Rainfall Index with Bryce Myrick
noon, Ag appreciation chili luncheon sponsored by Chamber of Commerce
2 p.m., Chili cook-off judging
4 p.m., Seminar - Deer hunting: It's not just for men! With Sam Upshaw of Star Arms
5 p.m., Exhibits close
There will be an Antique Tractor Show Both Days. Milk provided throughout the show by DairyMAX and Southwest Dairy Farmers.