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2017 Wisconsin State Fair DNA/RFID Animal Identification – Swine & Sheep

   Youth interested in showing market sheep, market swine OR breeding stock (commercial 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 […]

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2017 Blue Ribbon Sale of Champions Foundation Scholarship Awards Available!

February 27, 2017 – 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 […]

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2017 Wisconsin State Fair Beef Identification Deadline Approaching!

  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 […]

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Retail Meat ID Resource Video Available

Happy New Year!  As a way to help 2017 teams prepare for this years state 4-H Meats Judging Contest, we put together some YouTube videos that we hope can be a nice resource to help show youth and volunteers details of the event.  We also include meat cuts (fresh and processed) ID into a workable […]

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2017 Wisconsin State Fair Performance Steer Division Info

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 […]

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2017 Wisconsin State 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 […]

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Consider Giving to the Wisconsin Youth Livestock Program

Consider giving to the Wisconsin Youth Livestock Program on #givingtuesday, November 29. Your gift would assist in providing resources, educational programs and support to youth and adults with beef, sheep, swine and goat interests. Please click on the provided link and type in “Wisconsin Youth Livestock Program” when it asks for Fund Name. Designate your […]

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