The 39th annual Polka Town Market Hog Show will be Saturday, March 24 inside the Youth Coliseum on the Brown County Fairgrounds in New Ulm, Minn. The Polka Town Market Hog Show is sponsored by the Brown County Pork Producers Association.

Market hog weigh-in is from 8:30-10:30 a.m., judging contest for 4-H, FFA and the general public is from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., and the market hog show begins at 1 p.m. There is no entry fee for show exhibitors. Trophies will be presented for junior and senior showmanship winners. The show judge will be Nathan Bruggeman.

The public is encouraged to attend and to also take part in the hog judging competition. Admission is free. Lunch will be available onsite.

For more information, contact Dan Hacker at (507) 227-1077 or

Source: Minnesota Pork Board