Record-Setting Ham Bid

Two bidders combined their bids to set a new record for the purchase of the Kentucky State Fair’s Blue Ribbon Country Ham.The bidding took place during the annual Kentucky Farm Bureau Country Ham Breakfast and Auction at the Kentucky Exposition Center.After the individual bidding reached the $2.4 million mark, Joe and Kelly Craft, along with Central Bank, made a joint bid of $2.4 million each for a total of $4.8 million.Organizers say the ham proceeds will be used for various impoverished projects around the state.

Source: MG News

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