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2015 Governors Blue Ribbon Livestock Auction Winners

2015 Governors Blue Ribbon Livestock Auction Winners

(West Allis):  The winners of the 2015 Governor’s Blue Ribbon Livestock Auction Scholarships have been announced.   The Foundation awarded two $2000 scholarship, three $1500 scholarship, three $1000 scholarships and seven $500 scholarships. Governor Scott Walker presented the scholarship recipients with a certificate of recognition during the Governor’s Auction at the Wisconsin State Fair. This year’s […]

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2015 State 4-H Livestock Judging Contest Results

Marathon County Junior and Manitowoc County Senior Teams top 2015 State 4-H Livestock Judging Contest (Lodi): The State 4-H Livestock Judging Contest was held on Monday, July 27 at the Lodi Agricultural Fairgrounds in Lodi, WI. This was a new location for the annual venue that allows the top junior and senior county 4-H Livestock […]

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Stay in touch with the Wisconsin Youth Livestock Program!

We thank everyone that follows us for the latest information we can provide with the WI Youth Livestock Program.  Please find our new postcard that has updated contact information on social media and beyond.  Help us spread the word and share this with those involved with your county livestock projects and anyone else that maybe […]

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2015 Livestock Judging Results from Area Animal Science Days

(Madison) The 2015 Area Animal Science Days were held in Lafayette, Kewaunee, Dunn and Rock counties. Youth involved judged breeding and market classes of each of the following species, swine, beef, sheep and in some locations meat goats. Youth also answered a sets of species questions and seniors judges gave oral reasons on selected classes. […]

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Wisconsin State Fair Junior Division Entry Deadlines announced!

YES! It’s Fairtime! Dear Wisconsin State Fair Junior Livestock Exhibitors, The 2015 Wisconsin State Fair is a mere 84 days away!  While you are busy preparing your animals for the upcoming show season we are busy finalizing plans for another fantastic Fair!   Entry information, entry forms and links to enter online are available on: […]

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2015 WSF Performance Lamb Information

Attention 2015 Wisconsin State Fair Junior Market Lamb Exhibitors! Performance Information Those who wish to exhibit in the 2015 Wisconsin State Fair Performance Lamb Division must have lambs weighed at one of the following locations: May 16, 2015 St. Croix County Fairgrounds (Glenwood City) – 9 am to 10 am Contact: Ed Dittbrenner – 715.419.1952 […]

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2015 WI State Fair Swine Show Updates

2015 Wisconsin State Fair Swine Show UPDATES Officials at Wisconsin State Fair, presented by U.S. Cellular, are pleased to announce program enhancements for the 2015 Junior Swine Shows at Wisconsin State Fair.    Note: the Swine Health requirements listed in the Wisconsin State Fair Swine Department entry information may be updated between now and the […]

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2015 Wisconsin State Fair Market Animal Identification Information for Market Sheep and Swine

2015 Wisconsin State Fair Market Animal Identification Reminders Youth interested in showing market sheep or swine at the 2015 Wisconsin State Fair will need to get their animal projects DNA/RFID identified through the Wisconsin Livestock Identification Consortium (WLIC) by the respective State Fair eligibility deadlines.  WLIC is coordinating a statewide DNA/RFID identification program for Wisconsin […]

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UW-Madison Saddle and Sirloin Club Swine Scholarship Opportunity for 4-H and FFA Members

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Trevor Picot Cell: (917) 923-6620 Email: picot@wisc.edu UW-MADISON SADDLE & SIRLOIN CLUB OFFERS UP TO FIVE $100 AWARDS FOR BEGINNING 4-H OR FFA SWINE PROJECT MEMBERS (MADISON, WI) The University of Wisconsin-Madison Saddle & Sirloin Club is announcing the annual Saddle and Sirloin Club Swine Project Awards. Up to five […]

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2015 WI State Fair Performance Steer Information

   2015 Wisconsin State Fair Performance Steer Division Exhibitors must have their steers weighed at one of the following locations: March 7, 2015 Equity Livestock (Richland Center) – 9 to 10 am Contact: Neal Anderson – 608.583.3092 March 14, 2015 Tietz Livestock (New London) – 9 to 10 am Contact: Diane Jarvais – 715.630.0811 March […]

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