The 2016 Bosque County Hay Show will be held at the Bosque Bottoms Pavilion in Meridian on Monday, October 17, 2016. This year 117 hay bale samples were entered into the contest, this is up from the previous year.
Please make plans to come out and participate in the 38th Annual Bosque County Hay Show beginning with the BBQ meal at the Pavilion at 5:30 p.m. Tickets for the BBQ meal are available at the Bosque County Extension Office (104 S Fuller, Meridian) or may be purchased onsite for $10/each.
This year’s program will be presented by fellow Bosque County resident and retired USDA-NRCS Agronomist James Greenwade, titled “Soils.” One general CEU will be offered for those individuals with a TDA Private Applicator License.
Following the educational program, the 38th Annual Bosque County Hay Show winners will be recognized and the Kenneth Shrank Memorial Scholarship Auction, which supports the youth of Bosque County, will be held. To date, 295 scholarships for $178,100.00 have been awarded to Bosque County High School Seniors. If your business, or you as an individual, would like to help contribute to this scholarship auction please let the Extension Office know. Or for more information on this year’s event, contact Chelsea Dorward at the Bosque County Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office in Meridian at 435-2331 or Keith Morrison, Hay Show Secretary.