Ryker Wilson captures big stock show win in Fort Worth – News – Stephenville Empire-Tribune
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FORT WORTH – Stephenville FFA member Ryker Dale Wilson captured reserve champion Winter Heifer Calf with CHAC 5135 Claire 8299 on the Junior Polled Hereford Heifer Show at the 2020 Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo January 27th.
The show will feature junior heifers exhibitors from across Texas competing for over $ 39,000 in prizes and rewards.
Of the nearly 15,000 entries for the junior cattle show at the country’s longest running cattle show, the junior department offers young men and women the opportunity to earn scholarships, sales proceeds and bonuses for their training and for buying cattle for their cultivation own herds and genetic resources. Exhibitors come from 235 of the 254 counties in Texas and represent both 4-H and FFA clubs in their counties and schools.
“The Stock Show has become a venue for world-class competitions and lucrative rewards for young stockmen,” said Brad Barnes, president of the Stock Show. “We strive to encourage this growth and offer our exhibitors a unique experience when it comes to quality competition and pure Texan hospitality.”