Kirksville veterinarian David Moore will be named Livestock Person of the Year and be inducted into the Missouri Livestock Symposium’s Hall of Fame laster this year. Moore has previously been honored as an Adair County Friend of 4-H and was awarded the Show Me Master Purebred Sheep Producer’s Award. Moore and his wife Brenda have been added to the University of Missouri’s Extension Leaders Honor Roll and the Moore family has been honored as the Adair County Farm Family at the Missouri State Fair.
He will be honored during the Missouri Livestock Symposium, to be held December 6 from 4 to 10 p.m. and December 7 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Symposium features nationally known speakers on beef cattle, forages, sheep, meat goats, stock dogs, around the farm and home topics and more. It also features a free dinner on Friday evening, December 6 and a free Governor’s Style Luncheon on Saturday, December 7 at noon. No registration is required to attend and there is no cost to attend.