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Clover Foundation Heritage Hog

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The Clover Foundation of Santa Clara County awards a local Santa Clara County Youth Exhibitor (Recipient) the opportunity to raise and sell The Clover Foundation Heritage Hog at the Santa Clara County Fair. The recipient of the Heritage Hog will also receive a $5,000 scholarship for future education. The Clover Foundation will cover expenses for the purchase of and feed for the animal.  At the Lonnie Tonesfeldt memorial Junior Livestock Auction held this year on July 30th at the Santa Clara County Fair this hog will be auctioned off and all proceeds will go to the Clover Foundation for scholarships and no interest livestock loans among many thins to support our youth.

The Clover Foundation Heritage Hog Scholarship winner for 2021-2022, Yahir Munoz. He lives in San Martin and attends Live Oak High School. He has been a 4-H member since he was 9 years old. He has shown animals at the SCC Fair every year – market goats, market hogs, and market lambs. He has started to breed his own stock.

As a member of several 4-H clubs, Yahir has gained many leadership and entrepreneurship skills. He comes highly recommended as being resourceful and responsible beyond his years. He has been accepted to go to the Western Welding Academy in Wyoming and is eager to start a welding career.

We congratulate him and wish him the best in his endeavors.

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