Buyers make a great fair auction for local youth

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Total livestock sales at the 2019 Crawford County Fair reached the highest level in several years, with buyers supporting local youth to the tune of $221,810.80 in gross sales. There were 125 market animals and bacon slabs auctioned on Saturday, a slightly lower number from the past few years. In 2018, 4-H and FFA members sold 129 animals and bacon slabs for a total of $202,380. In 2017, 129 lots sold for a total of $212,983.74. In 2016, 135 animals and slabs of bacon were auctioned for total sales of $201,144.