2017-18 Market Animal Show and Sale Information

Market Animal Show and Sale (MASS) Information for 2017-2018 The purpose of the Lincoln County Market Animal Show and Sale Project, Inc. (MASS)  is: To provide 4-H, FFA, and other county youth group members an opportunity to have market livestock projects evaluated. To provide incentive and to encourage greater participation in livestock feeding project. To recognize members […]

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4-H Livestock Quiz Bowl & Skillathon Contest

What:  Livestock Bowl is a quiz competition where all the questions are about beef, sheep, swine, and meat goat topics and students use a buzzer in order to answer the questions.  Teams compete in a double elimination format by giving oral answers to questions posed by a moderator.  Each match has both an individual and […]

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2018 State 4-H Meats Judging Contest Information

Learn more about this great opportunity for 4-H youth held at the UW-Madison campus – Saturday, February 17.  Contestants will have the opportunity to evaluate classes for beef, swine and lamb carcasses, hams, place retail cuts, identify retail cuts, complete a label exercise and much more.  Registration is $12 per youth and due by February […]

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Veterinary Feed Directive Changes Beginning January 1st

Beginning January 1, 2017 medically important antibiotics in feed will no longer be available to use for growth promotion on any farm of any size.  Medically important antibiotics are used by dairy, livestock, and poultry but are also important to human health.  Under this new rule, called the Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD), you will need […]

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Archived recordings of the 2016 Livestock Learning Webinars Now Available

Archived recordings of the 2016 Livestock Learning Webinars can be found on the WI 4-H Youth Livestock page at: http://fyi.uwex.edu/youthlivestock/programs/livestock-learning-webinar-series/ Scroll on this page and you will find the ppt slides and audio files for the: February 25 session that was focused on Beef and Swine March 31 session geared to sheep/meat goats. These sessions […]

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