Sale of Champions

A girl holding her prize ribbons

Date and Time

Saturday, August 19 | 1:30 pm

The Sale of Champions recognizes the accomplishments of 16 young agriculturalists with their projects. Grand Champion and Reserve Grand Champion steers, barrows, lambs, meat goats, pens of chickens, pens of rabbits, hams and bacons from 4-H and FFA shows are sold.

Thirty percent of each animal’s and meat’s total sale value goes to the Missouri State Fair Foundation Youth in Agriculture Fund, providing educational programs, competitive events and scholarships for agricultural youth.

Can’t make it to the Sale? Watch it and bid virtually through the following platforms.

The Missouri Department of Agriculture will broadcast the auction live at
The auction will also be broadcast live via several radio stations.
Online live bidding will be available via
For more information please visit the Youth in Agriculture page.