The 2016 State 4-H Skill-a-Thon was be held September 16 and the Livestock Judging Contest was held September 17 on the South Dakota State University campus in the Animal Science building.
Errors found in overvaluing the parts identification in the Beginner division while an error in the Junior and Senior division swine classes resulted in a complete rescoring in the 4-H Livestock Judging Contest. Updated results are posted below. For more information, read the letter from Dr. Joseph P. Cassady, SDSU Animal Science Professor and Department Head, and Peter Nielson, SDSU Extension 4-H Youth Development Program Director.
Livestock Judging Results