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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - March 15, 1995, New Braunfels, Texas Wednesday March Youth Livestock Show Show set March JUNIQ 1stee Wunderllch with her hog at the 1981 show Showing their calves at the 1956 show are cham I pion Melvln Kreusler Reserve Champion Melvin Kreusler leon Tlmmermann Helen Wenzel and Elbert Seller Norbert Wenzel with back to Eugene Moeller at the 1947 or 46 show Through the 40s 50s 60s 70s 80s and into the 90s Comal County youth put their best on display Gloria Friesenhahn with her champion rabbit at the 1972 show Mike James with his Grand Champion Steer at the 1968 show Marcy Odell with her medium wool lamb in the 1980s SHOW FOR 4 Hogs pm to 7 pm 8 pm pm to 7 sale pm pm pm to 7 show pm pm pm 8 pm 8 sale pm 8 sale SALE OF MARKET ANIMALS ON SATURDAY AT Show From Page 8A with many other supporters who form groups that purchase an animal or ani mals together Also many cash dona tions and pledges are pooled by Associa tion members in order to purchase ani mals for persons not present at the sale A pay window is open during the sale for those who want to make their payment at that time Otherwise bills will be mailed shortly after the sale date and payment is due within 30 days from the billing date In the case of larger animals the Association will deliver your animal to any one of several custom slaughterhous es in the surrounding area It is the buy ers responsibility to contact the butcher provide him with cutting instructions and pay for the service In the case of poultry and rabbits the exhibitor is responsible for dressing and delivering the meat to the buyer within 10 days after the sale at no additional cost The Point System The 4H and FFA Stock Show is dif ferent from other county shows in that it uses the Market Grade Program The market animals are placed on the basis of their yield grade or quality as if they were being carried to market Today 9095 of all exhibitors have an animal in the auction which follows the show All money from the sales is re distributed to exhibitors by a point sys tem This system was developed and is designed to reward each exhibitor for the quality of his entry not necessarily on the amount bid at the sale Each entry in the division is assigned a certain number of points in accordance with the Comal County Junior Livestock Associations rules and regulations The points for all entries in the division are then totaled The premium money the amount bid over floor price is totaled for all the entries in the division Ten percent of this premium money is retained by the Association for operating expenses and capital improvements The remaining ninety percent is divided by the total points of all the divisions entries to establish a point value Each exhibitor receives the point value multiplied by the number of points his entry earned plus the floor price for his animal For example a red ribbon steer in 1981 earned 6 points x premium Ibs x per cwt floor price 1995 Officers PRESIDENT Terrell Seeger VICE PRESIDENT Kenneth Fey SECRETARYHarold Voges TREASURERJacob Stauffer IMMEDIATE PAST PRESI DENT Schneider 1995 Directors Dan Eldridge Doug Dunlap Jackie Kraft Gus Reinarz Weldon Preiss Reggie Wuest Jerry Zercher Greg Ploch Larry Bundick PAST PRESIDENTS AND CHAIRMEN Agents Agriculture Teachers and Adult Leaders Rheinlaender Tex Ritter Tex Ritter Reagan Rudy Reimer Chollett Goodson Goodson 1977JackieR Nolle Stapper Arfsten Rape Kreusler Zipp Johnson Sonny Syamken Jr Herbelin Heitkamp Pat Mathis Hill Blackwell Elroy Jonas Lloyd Hill Schneider Seeger 1994 TOP TEN BUYERS Ploch Construction Natural Bridge Caverns Saur Construction Alamo Crane Concrete Pumps of Texas Vulcan Materials Guadalupe Valley Telephone CoOp T D Moravitz LaFarge Corporation Doeppenschmidt Funeral Home
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