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Published 10:22 am Sunday, February 10, 2013

Gary Chicos of the Alden FFA pushes on his 242-pound barrow in the open purebred class of the Spring Barrow Show to get it to turn around and go in the opposite direction. -- Brandi Hagen/Albert Lea Tribune

Scenes from the Minnesota State Spring Barrow Show held Friday at the Freeborn County Fairgrounds

A trucklot of pigs make their way from the swine barn at the Freeborn County Fairgrounds to the judging arena. -- Brandi Hagen/Albert Lea Tribune














Brant Smith, center, judges barrows Friday in the judging arena at the Freeborn County Fairgrounds. This was Smith's second year judging the Spring Barrow Show in Albert Lea.









Brady Frascht from the Floyd County 4-H, tries to take a photo with his barrow after winning first place in the Class 15 junior derby.











Barrows roam around the judging arena Friday during the 69th annual Spring Barrow Show.













Sydney Chicos of the Alden FFA shows her trucklot Thursday afternoon.