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Show Time is 9:00 AM Monday, October 14, 2024

Purebred steers, crossbreeds and dairy-beef need not be registered. All other breeding stock must be registered. Bred and owned classes must be registered in 4-Hers name, not farm or 2 separate individuals. Registration of Calves: In the case of calves under 4 months whose registration has not been received, the registration numbers of sire and dam must be listed on entry blank and exhibit approval sheet and a copy of application for registry be available. Rules and regulations of the 4-H Livestock department will be followed.

There is a mandatory meeting for all 4-H youth showing beef or dairy cattle Saturday morning at 8:00AM under the Cattle Pavilion.

Showing methods as well as conditioning and fitting of animals to count in the Fitting and Showing Classes. This class will precede the type classes and will begin at 9AM.

Registration deadline

All 4-H Livestock must be entered online via FairEntry by September 15.

Sign up link coming soon!

4-H Cattle/Beef Show


Div. 144-147: Fitting & Showing: Grade A, $20.00; Grade B, $15.00; Grade C, $10.00.

Div. 148-157 & 240-243: Grade A, $15.00; Grade B, $11.00; Grade C, $9.00.

Fitting and Showmanship

Div. 144 Senior Fitting & Showing

Div. 145 Intermediate Fitting & Showing

Div. 146 Junior Fitting & Showing

Div. 147 Novice Fitting & Showing

Div. CB Cloverbud Show - (Ribbon Only) 

Must show with an older 4-Her or adult. (will show after 4-H Beef Show)

Breed Classes

Div. 148 Junior Bull Calf – born between January 1, 2024 and May 1, 2024

Div. 149 Senior Bull Calf – born between July 1, 2023 and Dec 31, 2023

Champion Bull (Ribbon Only) 1st place bulls from Div. 148 & 149

Div. 150 Junior Heifer Calf – born between January 1, 2024 and May 1, 2024

Div. 151 Senior Heifer Calf – born between July 1, 2023 and Jan. 1, 2024

Div. 152 Junior Yearling Heifer – born between January 1, 2023 and June 30, 2023

(Open to all Beef Breeds)

Div. 153 Senior Yearling Heifer – born between July 1, 2022 and December 31, 2022

Junior Champion Female (Ribbon Only) 1st place female from Div. 150-153

Div. 154 Two Year Old Heifer – born between July 1, 2021 and June 30, 2022

Div. 155 Three Year Old or older Cow - born before July 1, 2020 (no calf at side)

Senior Champion Female (Ribbon Only) 1st place female from Div. 154 & 155

Grand Champion (Ribbon Only)

Market Classes

Div. 156 Market Steer or Heifer, market ready, not shown in previous divisions.

Div. 157 Prospect/Feeder Steer or Heifer - born on or after July 1, 2023 and before May 1, 2024.

(Open to all beef breeds and beef crossbreeds)

Group Classes

Div. 240 Cow & Calf— cow with suckling calf, still nursing at side (calf must be at least four months old and have received rabies vaccine at least thirty days before the fair)

Div. 241 Produce of Dam, bred and owned by exhibitor. Two animals any age and either sex, the produce of 1 cow.

Div. 242 Pair of Calves, bred and owned by exhibitor. 1 bull from Div. 148 or 149 and 1 heifer from Div. 150 or 151.

Div. 243 Pair of Heifers, bred and owned by exhibitor. Entries from Div. 150-154.

Div. 244 Barn Management - Exhibitors will be judged during the fair on cleanliness of pens and pen area, cleanliness and appearance of cattle, contributions to appearance of general area, care of own animals, politeness and informative attitude toward public.

Div. 245 Buddy Award – Exhibitors will be judges on how well they work with, mentor and help other 4-Hers, and interact with the public. Trophy.

Cow with calf at side can only show in the cow and calf Division (Div. 240)

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