MOUNT VERNON — The Knox County Junior Fair Sale livestock sale was a huge success this year, OSU Extension Educator Andrea Reese told the fair board Wednesday.

She said receipts will be about $100,000 more than last year and are hovering at about $795,000. Final figures are still being compiled by First-Knox National Bank.

Reese said no individual sales records were set, but there were some new buyers involved and there was an across-the-board increase in prices. There were 575 lots sold at the auction.

 

Chuck Martin: 740-397-5333 or cmartin@mountvernonnews.com and on Twitter, @mountvernonnews

 

 

 

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