Livestock Judging At Deer Park

FFA Livestock Judging Opens Season At Deer Park Contest
Posted on 02/12/2018
This is the image for the news article titled FFA Livestock Judging Opens Season At Deer Park ContestThe Marshall FFA Livestock Judging Team traveled to Deer Park this past week to compete against teams from across Texas at the first competition of the year.

Team members in Livestock Judging are Cameron White, Jackie Malinosky, Jake Clark, Matthew Hasler and Nestor Ocampo. Livestock Judging coach is Trey Helton.

In Livestock Judging, students evaluate beef cattle, sheep and swine for market values and desirable physical traits. Team members also rank livestock for breeding purposes, using observed physical characteristics and performance data.

Marshall’s team placed 27th in the state at the Deer Park competition. The team will travel to several practice contests in preparation for Area contest in April.