Livestock Expo Set for Today

MOUNDSVILLE – A free beef producer and livestock expo will be held from 3-9 p.m. today at the Training Center within the walls of the former West Virginia Penitentiary, sponsored by Southern States/Marshall County Co-Op.

There will be a farm store vendor meet and greet at 3 p.m., followed at 4 p.m. by a live cattle demonstration. A barbecue along with desserts and beverages will be sold beginning at 5 p.m., with proceeds going to the Marshall County Animal Shelter.

Mike Peacock, a Southern States beef specialist, and a representative from the West Virginia University Agriculture Department, will be speakers beginning at 6:30 p.m.