2014 State 4-H Livestock Judging Contest

Categorized: 4-H & Youth, Animals, South Dakota 4-H

: Jul 25th

Top 4-H Youth from around the state will compete in this year’s State 4-H Livestock Judging Contest on July 25 at 6:30 a.m. CST held in Huron at the State Fairgrounds.

Kids will have the opportunity to evaluate high quality beef cattle, meat type goats, sheep, and swine and demonstrate their reasoning skills in front of leading industry producers. The state contest allows counties to showcase their kids’ talents and highlights top youth who will represent South Dakota 4-H on a national level. This year, high individuals within respective age divisions will receive awards sponsored by EBY Trailers. Check out the following rules and guidelines for participating in this year’s state contest!

4-H Livestock Judging Contest — SENIOR

6:30 – 7:00 a.m.   Registration (National Guard Armory)
7:00 – 7:30 a.m.   Orientation (National Guard Armory)
7:30 a.m.   Contest (4-H Livestock Complex) – Reasons (Expo Building)

 

4-H Livestock Judging Contest — JUNIOR

7:45 – 8:15 a.m.   Registration (National Guard Armory)
8:15 – 8:45 a.m.   Orientation (National Guard Armory)
8:45 a.m.   Contest (4-H Livestock Complex) – Reasons (Women’s Building)

 

4-H Livestock Judging Contest — BEGINNER

9:00 – 9:30 a.m.   Registration (National Guard Armory)
9:30 – 10:00 a.m.   Orientation & Parts Identification Class (National Guard Armory)
10:00 a.m.   Contest (4-H Livestock Complex)

 

Contest will conclude at approximately 12:00 p.m., with Lunch sponsored by Tyson Foods, Inc. & Official Placings to follow.