HARDIN COUNTY - The Hardin County Sheep Improvement Association is looking for 2013 Lamb & Wool Queen contestants.

Eligible candidates for the title, Lamb & Wool Queen, must be age 15 through 20 as of January 1, 2013.

Anyone qualified and interested can gain an application and rules at the Hardin County Extension Office, your school's FFA advisor, or download the application from hardin.osu.edu. Applications must be received at the Extension Office by Feb. 22. Contestants must complete an entry form.

For further information, please contact the Ohio State University Extension, Hardin County Office, 419-674-2297 or the Sheep Improvement Queen Committee Chair, Kristie Fay at 419-673-8264.

The banquet will be held on Saturday, Mar. 2, at 6:30 p.m., at St. John's United Church of Christ, Kenton.