2018 State 4-H Livestock Judging Contest Results

Grant County Juniors and Marathon County Senior Teams Top 2018 4-H Livestock Judging Contest (Madison): The State 4-H Livestock Judging Contest was held on Monday, July 23 at the Stock Pavilion at UW-Madison, Madison WI. This annual venue allows the top junior and senior county 4-H Livestock judging teams the opportunity to apply their skills […]

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2018 Area Animal Science Days Results

Area Animal Science Days The 2018 Area Animal Science Days were held in Kewaunee, Clark and Lafayette 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 […]

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2018 Wisconsin State Fair DNA/RFID Animal Identification for Sheep/Swine

View this email in your browser 2018 Wisconsin State Fair DNA/RFID Animal Identification Youth interested in showing market sheep, swine, OR breeding stock crossbred gilts/wether type ewes at the 2018 Wisconsin State Fair Junior Show will need to have their animal projects DNA and RFID identified by the State Fair eligibility deadlines listed below. This identification system […]

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Plan Now to Attend the 8th Annual WI Dairy/Beef Well-Being Conference – March 21 & 22, 2018

  Wisconsin Dairy and Beef Well Being Conference The Wisconsin Dairy and Beef Well-being Conference, slated for March 20 and 21, 2018, will be held at Tundra Lodge Conference Center in Green Bay. It will feature industry-leading professionals addressing animal handling and well-being topics. This conference promises to offer exciting opportunities for farmers, agriculture professionals, […]

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Indianhead Sheep and Goat Breeders Association 2018 Small Ruminant Clinic – February 3, 2018

Indianhead Sheep and Goat Breeders Association 2018 Small Ruminant Clinic Indianhead Sheep and Goat Breeders Association Small Ruminant Clinic, formally the Indianhead Sheep Breeders Association ”Shepherds Clinic” will be held Saturday, February 3, 2018 at the Conference Center in the Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College, 1900 College Drive, Rice Lake, WI 54868. The Small Ruminant Clinic […]

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2018 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 at the 2018 Wisconsin State Fair Junior Show will need to have their animal projects DNA and RFID identified by the State Fair eligibility deadlines listed below. This identification system allows animals which are DNA and RFID identified through the […]

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State 4-H Meats Judging Contest set for Saturday, February 17

We cordially invite you to again bring your county junior and senior teams to the upcoming meat judging contest, to be held Saturday, February 17, at the UW Madison Meat Laboratory. All of the materials can be found online at https://fyi.uwex.edu/youthlivestock/programs/4hmeatscontest/ We will continue with the change from the 2005 contest, junior contestants will be […]

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