Some truly marvelous goats
Evans competes in 2008 Autauga Agribition show
Addie Ann Evans, age 7, of Rydal competed in the 2008 Autauga Agribition in Autaugaville, Ala. on Feb. 1 with over 100 other youth from Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi and Tennessee.
She exhibited eleven registered full blood boer goats in 23 events and placed first or second in nine events including the Educational Display and Scrapbook contests.
Addie and her young buck, “PLCF Addie’s Long Black Train” won Overall Grand Champion breeding buck for the show and Grand Champion Junior breeding buck. She placed first in the 6-9 month old breeding buck class with “PLCF Addie’s Knock’em Out John.”
Her three year old doe “J&J1 Prime Time’s Gayla” won Reserve Champion Senior breeding doe while six week old “PLCF Addie’s Button Her Up” claimed first place in the 0-3 month age category for percentage breeding does.
Addie placed second in the commercial breeding doe class with “BZI Maize” and 4th with both “PLCF Addie’s Sugarland Delight” in the 6-9 month old breeding doe class and “River’s Michelle” in the 9-12 month old breeding doe class. Addie’s youngest doe, one month old “PLCF Addie’s Lonesome Dove” achieved a third place win in the 0-3 month old full blood breeding doe class.
abil- ity was rewarded with a 1st place award in the Junior Showman category and she took a break from the hard work to dress up her goat “River’s Michelle” and claimed second place in the costume contest.
Addie is a member of the International Boer Goat Association Junior Herdsman program; the Bartow County 4-H Meat Goat Club; the Southern Highlands Goat Producers Association; and is a first grade student at Excel Christian Academy in Cartersville.
Addie and her parents, Shane and Angela Evans, operate Pine Log Creek Farms in Rydal and raise Boer goats to show.
Addie has almost 40 goats on her farm. Addie’s goats may be viewed online at www.pinelog. com.
Championship material: Addie Ann Evans and her Full Blood Boer Goat “PLCF Addie’s Long Black Train” won Overall Grand Champion Buck and Grand Champion Junior Full Blood Buck at the 2008 Autauga Agribition in Autaugaville, Ala. They are pictured with event judge Chris Shaffett.