Calendar

The following dates and events are those hosted or approved by the Fond du Lac County Market Livestock Project for qualification for the Fond du Lac County Market Livestock Sale.  Meetings include date, time, location and number of points awarded. Youth must complete a minimum of 8 educational credits in order to qualify for the sale.

For potential qualifying meetings not listed on the Meat Animal Project Website, please contact a member of the Market Livestock Sale Committee for pre-approval of meeting credit.  It is up to the exhibitor to provide documentation (agenda, brochure, etc.) regarding the event for approval.  A livestock project activity form must be signed by the event coordinator and submitted to UW-Extension for credit. Criteria used for point determination and other educational/sale requirements can be found at https://fyi.uwex.edu/fdlmeat/educational-requirements/.

*Denotes meeting will need a signed and completed Out-Of Educational Credit Form for Out-of County Activities.


January 2019
5                       Initial Beef Weigh-in, Fond du Lac County Fairgrounds, 10:00 am to 12 noon

February 2019
23                     Which One Should I Pick?, UW-Fond du Lac, Family Learning Day, Time TBD  (2 points)
25                     Beginner (ages 8-11) Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA) Training, UW-Fond du Lac room                                         UC-113/114, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm (2 points)

March 2019

April 2019

2                      Fond du Lac County Market Livestock Project Orientation, UW-FdL Prairie Theater, 7:00 pm ( 2 points)
15                    Initial Sheep & Meat Goat  Weigh-in & Identification, 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, Fond du Lac County Fairgrounds
15                    Swine Initial Identification Forms due to UW-Extension
16                    Fond du Lac County Market Livestock Project Show Camp Grant Application Due

May 2019 
1                      Fond du Lac County Market Livestock Project Scholarship Applications Due
May-June       *Wisconsin Club Lamb Association Shows (2 points per show, must exhibit at show)
May-June       *Wisconsin Show Pig Association Shows (2 points per show, must exhibit at show)

June 2019

July 2019

16                   Fond du Lac County Fair Market Livestock Final Weigh-in, 10 am to 12 noon
17                   Fond du Lac County Fair Market Livestock Shows

8:00 am   Market Swine, Breeding Swine, Bred and Owned, Showmanship
1:00 pm   Market Beef, Breeding Stock Beef, Bred and Owned, Showmanship
4:30 pm   Market Goat, Bred and Owned, Showmanship
6:00 pm   Market Sheep, Breeding Sheep, Bred and Owned, Showmanship

18                    Market Livestock Sale 
24                    
Swine Carcass Contest, 7:00 pm, Loehr’s Meat Market, Campbellsport
25                    Beef & Sheep Carcass Contest, 7:00 pm, Brandon Meats, Brandon

August 2019
1-11              
 *Wisconsin State Fair, West Allis, WI (2 points, must exhibit livestock project)

September 2019
6                     
Market Livestock Project Records due to UW-Extension
15                   Market Livestock Project Committee Applications due to Fond du Lac County Fair 


For additional Livestock Project Educational Opportunities, please see project calendars for neighboring counties:

Calumet County Market Livestock Project
Dodge County Market Livestock Project
Green Lake County Market Livestock Project
Sheboygan County Market Livestock Project
Washington County Market Livestock Project

For additional YQCA training dates across the state, please visit:
https://fyi.uwex.edu/youthlivestock/.

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