Jackson-Vinton Farm Bureau goes Hog Wild


The 2021 Hog Wild fundraiser was a huge success!

Proceeds from the event go to the Jackson-Vinton Farm Bureau scholarship fund and youth programs.

Forty Jackson and Vinton County businesses purchased pigs this year.
$5,592.36 was collected in the first round, “People’s Choice” and another $1606.39 was collected by 15 pigs in the “Top Hog” contest in just seven days.
A grand total collected for the Hog Wild event this year was $7198.75.

Congratulations to the Top 15 Hogs (in no particular order):
Buckeye Tire & Exhaust- Apple Tower Alvie – $197.16- 19,716 votes
Nana’s House- Fidglet Piglet- $183.33- 18,333 votes
Subway of Wellston- Francis- $100.59- 10,059 votes
Midway Quick Mart- Director Wilber Hamm- $287.72- 28,772 votes
Hope Haven School- Phoebe BuPiggy- $384.76- 38,476 votes
Jerry’s Do It Center- Jerry Appleseed- $238.21- 23,821 votes
Dakota’s Roadhouse- Petunia- $954.93- 95,493 votes
Jackson Banking Center- Harry Potter Hogwartz- $667.42- 66,742 votes
The Ivy Social Salon- Piggly Stardust- $39.38- 3,938 votes
A&A Truckstop- Chef Apple- $152.77- 15,277 votes
Papa John’s Pizza- Mr. Applewood- $36.25- 3,625 votes
Clark Law Office- Curly Coates- $158.12- 15,815 votes
Liza Jane’s Dairy Bar- Jackson County “Bill”- $225.96- 22,596 votes
Piggly Wiggly of Oak Hill- 1941 Premier of “Dumbo”- $43.94- 4,394 votes
Fab D’s Salon- The Hamburgler- $332.28- 33,228 votes

Dakota’s Roadhouse is the winner of the “Facebook Likes” contest with 136 likes, and the “Top Hog” contest collecting $826.12 in the second round of voting.

Jackson County Banking Center is the winner of the “People’s Choice” contest, collecting $512.84 in round one of the contest.

Piggly Wiggly of Oak Hill is the winner of the “Most Creative/Original Pig” contest.

The Jackson-Vinton Farm Bureau thanks every business that participated and the community for voting for their favorite pigs.

Congratulations to the winners!