The LSU AgCenter Livestock Shows are well under way. The Southwest District Show is being held the week of January 31-February 4, 2012, in the Burton Coliseum Complex in Lake Charles, La. Dairy cattle, Market Lambs, Breeding Goats and Steers will be exhibited Wednesday, February 1. Market Goats and Breeding Swine will show on February 2. Market Lambs will compete on Friday, February 4. Market Hog exhibits will show on Friday, February 4 and Saturday, February 5. As usual, Jeff Davis Parish 4-H and FFA members will have a large representation in this seven parish show. Beef breeding cattle, and beef commercial replacement heifers will be shown on Thursday, February 2 and Friday, February 3. The Southwest District Livestock Show is also a qualifying show for the LSU AgCenter Livestock Show that will be held February 11-18, 2012 in Gonzales, La.
For specific dates and times of individual competition categories for both these shows, you may call the Jeff Davis Parish AgCenter office in Jennings at 337-824-1773. The young people would appreciate your support and attendance.
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture