Livestock Councilman of the City of Lorca, Melchor Morales, stressed that the event is held at the Fairgrounds with participants from Alicante, Granada, Albacete and Murcia.
Livestock Councilman of the City of Lorca, Melchor Morales, announced today that during the coming weekend will be developed at the fairgrounds in Santa Quiteria the 30 th Cross Horse Fair, in the presence of 350 copies.
Morales stated that "the entry of individuals begins this Saturday from 8 am and end at 13 hours. For the procedure for entry of livestock owners must provide the guide horses. From the city council remember that the entry is free for participants and visitors and their hours will be Saturday from 8 until 22 pm and Sunday from 8 until 18:00. "
"This is the only event in which farmers are exempt from paying fees as a show of support from the City to the promotion and development of the equine industry, and today that our municipality has the largest number of heads throughout the Region of Murcia. This show has a fully commercial profile and have the assistance of farmers in Spain, with special emphasis in the provinces of Alicante, Almería, Granada, Albacete, "added the mayor.
From 200 euros a pony and a horse from 600
Melchor Morales explained that usual in this fair is to buy a pony from 200 euros and a horse with prices between 600 and 1,000 euros, although the crisis can make prices come down a bit from previous editions.
Morales said "Autonomous Community veterinarians certify that all copies that are presented in the exhibition are disinfected and meet all health requirements."
In addition to this exhibition celebrates the city of Lorca in October Fericab.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Lorca