Local animals headed to world’s largest purebred livestock expo

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Taylorsville residents Taylor Tolle and Ann Patton Schubert have both entered beef cattle in the upcoming North American International Livestock Exposition, to be held Nov. 5-18 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville.
According to a NAILE news release, Schubert has entered seven head of Angus in the beef division and Tolle entered two Maine-Anjou, one Steen and one Chianna in the beef division.
According to the release, purebred farms from nearly every state and Canada compete in one of ten expo divisions, including dairy cattle, dairy goats, meat goats, beef cattle, quarter horses, draft horses, mules/donkeys, sheep, swine and llamas/alpacas.
More than 200,000 are expected to attend NAILE this year.
For additional information on the annual expo, call 502-595-3166 or visit www.livestockexpo.org.