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Scholarship Opportunities

The Blue Ribbon Sale of Champions Foundation announces that it is awarding $30,000 in Scholarship Awards.  Twenty-six awards will be offered in the form of five $2000 scholarships, six $1500 scholarships, seven $1000 scholarships and eight $500 scholarships. Scholarship Applications will be accepted beginning on March 1, 2017 through midnight on April 15, 2017. The […]

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Market Livestock Project Orientation

The Market Livestock Project Orientation Meeting is set for Tuesday, February 28th, 7:30 pm at UW-Extension. Members of the market livestock committee will be introduced and share details and changes regarding the current year’s Fond du Lac County Fair Market Livestock Jr Shows and the Market Livestock Sale. For more information regarding the Market Livestock Orientation […]

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4-H Ag/Animal Science Extension Youth Internship

A youth internship is being offered to an individual with experience in 4-H and youth agricultural programs and knowledge of Wisconsin Youth Agricultural activities. A qualified candidate should be self-motivated and have strong organizational, interpersonal and computer skills in addition to being detail orientated. The 4-H Ag/Animal Science Intern will work with the supervisor to coordinate […]

Wisconsin State Fair

2017 Wisconsin State Fair Performance Steer Division

Those who wish to exhibit in the 2017 Wisconsin State Fair Performance Steer Division must have their steers weighed at one of the following locations: March 4th     Equity Livestock, Richland Center: 9 am to 10 am Contact: Neal Anderson, 608.585.3092 Tietz Livestock, New London: 9 to 10 am Contact: Diane Jarvais, 715.630.0811 March 11th […]


2017 Wisconsin State JR Fair DNA/RFID Animal Identification

Youth interested in showing market beef, sheep, swine, OR breeding stock commercial heifers/crossbred gilts/wether type ewes & rams at the 2017 Wisconsin State Fair Junior Show will need to have their animal projects DNA/RFID identified by the State Fair eligibility deadlines listed below.  This identification system allows animals which are DNA/RFID identified through the Wisconsin […]