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Nearing the Finish Line of the Second-Annual Cattlemen's Congress
What a show! After 14 days, 25 unique breeds and 9,000 head of cattle, we are nearing the end of the 2022 Cattlemen's Congress!

By the way- the picture above is the American Supreme Open Female shown by Lucherk Cattle.

On the schedule for Friday of the second-annual Cattlemen's Congress in the Jim Norick Arena, the Miniature Hereford Open Show is set to begin at 8 a.m. Later, the Open Prospect Steer Show is set to begin at 12 p.m.
In ring two of the Jim Norick Arena, the Belted Galloway Open Show is set to begin at 8 a.m. Later, the Open Prospect Heifer Show is set to begin at 1 p.m.
While all this goes on, Market Steer cards are due online!

On Saturday at 9 AM- the final event of the 2022 Congress will happen- the Market Steer Show with $25,000 waiting for the steer that is selected as the Grand Champion for 2022.

Parking and entry are free.

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