Hoagland Recognizes 2018 Ohio State Fair Champion
November 14, 2018
COLUMBUS—State Senators Frank Hoagland (R-Mingo Junction) and Bob Peterson (R-Washington Court House) today recognized Allison Davis of Carrollton for raising the Grand Champion Meat Chickens at the 2018 Ohio State Fair.
"I am proud to honor this young Ohioan for her hard work, dedication and high standards in raising the grand champion meat chickens at this year's fair," said Hoagland. "The agriculture industry will soon be in the hands of young people like Allison and I cannot overstate how important these experiences are in helping shape the future of Ohio's #1 industry."
Established in 1995, the Youth Reserve Program’s was developed to reward junior exhibitors who participate in the Ohio State Fair. Funds for the program come from the dollars received over a cap that is placed on the amount an exhibitor can receive from the Sale of Champions.