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Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter announces junior livestock ambassadors

The Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter (GNFA) has announced the first Georgia National Jr. Livestock Ambassador Team. The ambassadors will represent the Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter by serving a one-year term showcasing the livestock and equine industry on site and throughout Georgia. Each member of this team exhibits livestock projects throughout the various GNFA show.

The ambassadors are Cale Howington (Jackson County), Victoria Barber (Colquitt County), Gabe Roberts (Houston County), Taylor Barber (Decatur County), Levi Martin (Houston County), Payton Jackson (Banks County), Garrett Griner (Colquitt County), Courtney Conine (Mitchell County), Dawson Adams (Coffee County) and Kylie Whitworth (Madison County). The ambassador team was introduced at the 2018 Georgia National Rodeo on Feb 24.

In addition to showcasing the livestock industry, the ambassadors will have the chance to learn from some of the best in their respective fields, enabling them to broaden their understanding of agriculture while networking with state leaders, agricultural officials and setting goals toward future educational and career decisions.