LA SALLE - The 14th Annual LaSalle County Stockman’s Harvest Reward and Recognition Banquet will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 21 at Senica’s Oak Ridge, LaSalle. The evening will begin at 5:30 p.m. with a social hour and silent auction.
A 6:30 p.m. dinner will be followed at 7:15 p.m. by a live auction of the 2017 Grand and Reserve Grand Champion of Market and Breeding Animals from the LaSalle County Junior Fair.
Awards will be given to the Junior Fair winners of Showmanship Divisions in breeds of beef, sheep, swine and goat; Bred and Owned and Rate of Gain; announcement of the two $1,000 scholarship recipients; and naming of the Stockman of the Year.
Winners of the 2017 “Win a Show Animal” will be announced along with the families donating animals. They include Wether/Ewe: Reel Club Lambs-Mendota, Barrow/Gilt: Kolb Genetics, Kurtis and Larry Kolb-Washburn, Goat Wether/Ewe/Doe: Western Factory Outlet-Peru and Steer/Heifer: Dittmer Angus, Ruben Dittmer Family- Marseilles.
To purchase advance tickets, contact a Stockman member. Tickets will also be available at the door. For more information, please contact Terry and Laura Patyk at (815) 488-1372; Dan and Janell Lukach, (815) 488-4020; Larry and Mary Ellen Goodbred, (815) 488-1444; Floyd and Annette Crane, (815) 223-4484 or any Stockman member.
For current Stockman information, visit the LaSalle County Stockman’s Association on Facebook.