We caught up with Ms. Holden Wise, exhibitor of the Grand Champion Market Lamb at the 2023 State Fair of Texas. Learn a little more about Holden below!
Grade: 6th Grade
How do you stay focused on reaching your goal?
I know the goals I have set for myself and work extra hard to achieve them.
Do you show any other species besides sheep? If so, what other species?
Yes I show goats too!
What’s your favorite show? and why?
My favorite show was San Antonio 2023, I reserved the show with my all time favorite sheep, named Snot.
What do you do to celebrate after a big win?
We celebrate a big win with my favorite – Sushi!
What has showing livestock taught you?
Showing livestock has taught me responsibility and hard work leads to success !
What’s your biggest dream?
My biggest dream is to make a name for myself, be respected in the industry, and become a vet!
What’s your lambs name? and what made him/her so special?
Mammoth was raised on a milk goat and could sometimes be a little challenging!
Who do you look up to?
I look up to my older brother, Madden,Tate, and Ruben because they have taught me so much!