SHEEP FITTING

Annual Sheep Fitting Contest

Come to the Dodge County Fairgrounds in the Farm Progress Arena Tuesday, August 18th at 8 p.m. for the 3rd Annual Sheep Fitting Contest. This event gives sheep project youth the opportunity to demonstrate project growth by practicing their fitting skills and competing for prizes. Fitters will have one hour total to fit their animal. […]

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2014 Dodge County Agriculture Value & Economic Impact

As you will see, over 9,855 jobs (19% of the County’s jobs) and $2.9 billion of economic activity (commerce) are directly related to agriculture (34% of the County’s total economic activity). Grain is the number one agricultural commodity in Dodge County averaging $154.5 million, followed by milk averaging $149.2 million in 2012. Other commodities that made the top 5 are cattle and calves, vegetables, and pigs.

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