Hurlbut family honored as 74th annual Watertown Winter Farm Show opens



February 6, 2019

Mike Tanner

KWAT Radio News   



WATERTOWN, S.D.—The 74th annual Watertown Winter Farm Show got rolling Tuesday morning. Rod and Mary Hurlbut of Raymond (pictured) were honored in the livestock ring as the show is being dedicated in their honor this year. 

For 25 years, the Hurlbuts served as breed managers for the South Dakota Simmental Association at the Farm Show.  

The couple will celebrate their 42nd wedding anniversary in May. 

Today’s schedule of events as the Farm Show includes the South Dakota Charolais Association Show, Red Angus sale and private applicator training.  

Exhibit hours are 9 to 4. The Farm Show runs through Saturday.