Missouri State Fair Sale of Champions is this Saturday
August 17, 2012, Sedalia, MO –The annual Sale of Champions is a highlight of the Missouri State Fair, which will be held tomorrow beginning at 3 p.m. in the Lowell Mohler Assembly Hall. The auction will be televised online at www.liveauctions.com, and will also be aired live and on the internet by radio station KMMO AM 1300. Monies raised from the auction will benefit Missouri youth involved in agriculture.
Wayne Yokley, Chairman of the Missouri State Fair Youth in Agriculture Committee, and Superintendent of the Sale of Champions, said the Sale’s success is credited due to the support from our Youth in Agriculture sponsors. Proceeds from the Sale go to the exhibitors and to Youth in Agriculture scholarships. Since 1992, the Youth in Agriculture Committee has awarded scholarships totaling close to $300,000.
The 2012 Missouri State Fair is currently underway in Sedalia and will run through Sunday, Aug. 19. For more information, visit www.mostatefair.com, or call 1-800-422-FAIR (3247). The Fair is also on Facebook, Twitter, Flickr and YouTube.