Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas 2nd ANNUAL SOUTHERN SWINE 4-H CLUB HOG CHALLENGE
Our Hog Challenge went great
We had 24 teams hunt and about 140 hogs were killed

Winners
Heaviest Two Hogs
1st Place ($2500) - Southern Hoggers (492 lbs) - Hershel Ward, Elizabeth Evans, Dale Jackson
2nd Place ($1500) - Emmetts Eradicators (377 lbs) - Emmett Evans, John Huryn, Stephen Mulvey 
3rd Place ($750) - Hog Eradicators (368 lbs) - Brett Schoch, Brian Schoch
Heaviest Single Hog ($250)
Baker Boys (268 lbs) - Dave Baker, Joshua Baker, Terry Jobe
Most Killed (Tied) ($250 each team)
Quail Creek (24 hogs) - Steve Slade, Shawn Slade, Arlon Arnold
Slinging Lead (24 hogs) - Stephen Matula, Robert Johnson, Garret Russakis
Largest Cutter
3" - Affordable Auto's Team



Award Winning Event:
2013 National Innovative Program Award: Feral Hog Management Extension Program from the Association of Natural Resources Professionals (ANREP)
2014 Achievement Award: Environmental Protection and Energy from National Association of Counties (NACo)2014 Achievement Award Winner

Southern Swines 4H Club

Feral hogs are an invasive exotic animal and this contest is one method in attempt to control the feral hog population.

Proceeds to benefit Southern Swine 4-H Club's 'Behind the Seeds' agricultural educational field-trip