4-Hers sheep fitting skills put to the test

Thursday night’s 4-H Sheep Fitting Show saw its own wave of excitement as 20 youth participated in classes, testing their skills at preparing a sheep for show. Robert Davis judged youth in this contest. Awards were sponsored by Jeff and Kathy Freeman. The top five teams were:

1st) Irene Kelmens and Tara Sweeney

2nd) Lucy Knappenberger and Logan Fain

3rd) Kendra Dorman and Eric Sweeney

4th) Hope Catanese and Riley Palmer

5th) Matt Overend and Garrett Catanese

The 4-H Youth Development Program is one of many programs offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County. CCE-Chautauqua is a community-based educational organization, affiliated with Cornell University, Chautauqua County Government, the NYS SUNY system, and the federal government through the United States Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture. For more information, call 664-9502 or visit our website at www.cce.cornell.edu/chautauqua. Cornell University Cooperative Extension provides equal program and employment opportunities.