Local youth place in Senior Showmanship at Alabama Junior Beef Expo

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Mary Johnson, ALFA Farmers

Class 4 Senior Showmanship winners at the 2017 Alabama Junior Beef Expo are pictured with Alabama Farmers Federation President Jimmy Parnell. From left are Parnell; Hannah Maddox of Collinsville in DeKalb County, first place; Sarah Parker of Lanett in Chambers County, second; Ashlyn Ruf of Athens in Limestone County, third; Sydni Benefield of Cullman in Cullman County, fourth; and Dalton Andress of Cottonwood in Houston County, fifth.

The Junior Beef Expo was held March 17 in Montgomery as part of the Southeastern Livestock Expo. The Showmanship Contest is sponsored by the Alabama Farmers Agriculture Foundation.