A STAFF REPORT
The livestock auction at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair made history Friday, topping the million-dollar mark for the first time in its history.
The final total came in a $1,042,127.60.
“It was pretty incredible,” Extension educator and auction coordinator Jeff Burbrink said after the sale ended. “...I was pretty proud.”
The previous auction record of $964,127.20 was set in 2011. Last year’s total was $931,871.94.
Read Saturday’s Goshen News for more on the auction.