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Rockdale FFA hitting busy show season

By MADISON REYNOLDS
Rockdale FFA reporter

The Rockdale FFA is going to be very busy for the next three months. Here is a breakdown of all our upcoming events.

In January, we had the Fort Worth Ag Mechanics Show last week and our monthly meeting on Wednesday. The Fort Worth Heifer Show is set for Jan. 23-27.

In February, our meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 10. Then it’s back-to-back heifer shows with a show in San Antonio Feb. 11-14 and another in San Angelo Feb. 14-16.

The San Antonio Science Fair is Feb. 15. Rabbit tattoos will take place on Feb. 18.

The San Angelo Ag Mechanics Show is Feb. 18-20, then on Feb. 21-23 is the San Antonio Ag Mechanics Show. There is also a steer show in San Angelo on Feb. 24-25.

March is even busier. On March 7- 8 there is the Star of Texas Heifer Show, then March 13-16 is the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Heifer Show and March 17-21 Houston Steer Show. The science fair for the Houston show is March 19. Houston’s Ag Mechanics Show is March 21-23.

Our FFA meeting and officer tryouts are at 5:30 p.m. March 24. McLennan CDEs are March 26 and the Milam County Junior Livestock Show is set for March 27-29. CDEs are at Tarleton St. on March 27 and Texas State on March 28. Texas A&M judging clinics are March 29.

Then on April 5 is the area CDE competition at A&M.

Then our FFA banquet is set for April 29.


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