4-H livestock auction brings mixed emotions

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The months of bottle feeding, long walks for exercise and near constant care ended Friday night.

Sam Wood has raised his two goats, Doc and Louie, since they were babies. The animals had been under his watchful eye every day, and he raised them to be champions at the Johnson County 4-H and Agricultural Fair.

But as most 4-H’ers know, their paths would split with the annual livestock auction to close the fair.


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