Latest Agricultural show Stories

2014-09-12 12:26:32

Annual Show Runs Sept. 13-18 in Harrisburg HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 2014 All-American Dairy Show will feature top dairy cattle shown by the best exhibitors in the nation from Sept. 13-18 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. "The All-American enters its next 50 years with a strong lineup of shows, events and activities for dairy producers and casual visitors alike," said Agriculture Secretary George Greig. "I...

2014-03-15 23:03:45

The Mostyn Moreno Foundation and Ritch's Raiders BBQ Team join forces to help Texas children with special needs enjoy the 2014 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) March 15, 2014 The Glenda Jean Mostyn and Joe E. Moreno Foundation (Mostyn Moreno Foundation) is celebrating its second year collaborating with the Ritch’s Raiders BBQ tent and “Ritch’s Little Raiders” at the 2014 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Cook Off. The cook off traditionally marks the...

2014-02-04 08:24:22

HOUSTON, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of the company's Heroes of Tomorrow Program, Statoil will sponsor the Stars Over Texas Stage and Rodeo Rockstar competition at this year's Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo(TM) (HLSR). Statoil's Heroes of Tomorrow program focuses on supporting talented young people in sports, culture and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) to help them become heroes of tomorrow. "For the last three years Statoil has sponsored The Hideout at...

2014-01-23 08:27:17

BOONE, Iowa, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Penton Farm Progress Group's Farm Progress Show, the nation's largest outdoor farm show, has been selected to participate in the 2014 International Buyer Program (IBP). The 2014 show will be held at its permanent site in Boone, Iowa, August 26 - 28, 2014. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140123/CL50949LOGO ) The IBP is an export program led by the U.S. Department of Commerce that brings thousands of international buyers to the...

2014-01-20 23:20:27

Tickets for the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo are highly sought after in the secondary market due to high demand, and QueenBeeTickets.com is able to provide tickets even after the primary market has sold out. The concert lineup includes some very popular entertainers including Brad Paisley, Reba, Usher, Selena Gomez, Maroon 5, Jake Owen, Keith Urban, Jason Aldean, Hunter Hayes, Luke Bryan, Blake Shelton, Florida Georgia Line, and Zac Brown Band. Germantown, Wisconsin (PRWEB) January...

2014-01-04 12:20:07

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett today opened the 98(th) Pennsylvania Farm Show by welcoming visitors to celebrate the state's agriculture industry. "The Farm Show is a celebration of a way of life here in the commonwealth," said Governor Corbett. "Every Pennsylvanian depends on our 62,000 farm families, and they deserve our heartfelt thanks." The show's theme, "Pennsylvania Farms: Growing for You," highlights how farmers and agribusinesses grow...

2013-12-31 16:22:21

HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Visitors to the 2014 Pennsylvania Farm Show can enter their photographs from this year's show in the annual photo contest and win prizes. "Each Farm Show brings a new set of memories to capture and share," Agriculture Secretary George Greig said. "Don't miss the chance to show off your best 2014 Farm Show snapshot and compete for cash and a VIP parking space." Anyone visiting the show is eligible, and the top three entries will be...

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