The Washington County Sheep Association will hold its 9th annual “Midwest Hairstcroix

Sheep Sale” on Saturday, October 3 at 1 p.m. EDT. The sale will be held at the

Washington County Fairgrounds located on East Market Street in Salem, Indiana.

Animals will be penned and ready for viewing by 11 a.m.

Fifty rams and ewes from Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, and Ohio have been

consigned for this sale. Breeds for sale include Dorper, White Dorper, Katahdin, Royal

White and crossbreds. A link for the complete listing of animals for sale is posted on the

association’s website at .

For more information, contact the president of the Washington County Sheep

Association: Bronie Brown, 812-620-6577; Dave Embree, 812-216-7151; or Purdue

Extension – Washington County, 812-883-4601.

Anyone wanting to start a flock, add to their flock, or learn more about the hair

sheep breeds is urged to attend this sale. The Washington County Sheep Association will

have concessions available at the sale.