Livestock Exhibitors accept great responsibility by raising an animal for the fair and learn a great deal about Agriculture in the process: Learn how to properly evaluate livestock quality through selection and purchasing of project animal Budgeting skills through purchase of animal, feed, housing, supplies, bedding, show/grooming supplies Daily Care (feeding, watering, cleaning) requires exhibitors to spend time with their project animals every day, sometimes two or more times per day Exhibitors assume total responsibility for their project, and are advised by project leaders, parents, and advisor
Beef Pre-Weigh In: February 4th, 2023
Beef Final Weigh In: August 9th, 2023 at 7:00 a.m.
Sheep Pre-Weigh In: June 10, 2023
Sheep Final Weigh In: August 9th, 2023 at 1:00 p.m.
Swine Pre-Weigh In: May 6th, 2023
Swine Final Weigh In: August 9th, 2023 at 7:30 a.m.
Goats Pre-Weigh In: June 3rd, 2023
Goats Final Weigh In: August 9th, 2023 at 10:00 a.m.
Poultry Final Weigh In: August 9th, 2023
Rabbits Final Weigh In: August 9th, 2023 at 9:00 a.m.
2022 JLA Champion Animals Raised By:
Rabbit – Nathan Gillock
Goat – Kallen Schonert
Lamb – Corbyn Reister
Beef – Adyson Maddock
Hog – Wyatt Ballard
Poultry – Jena Beachner
Junior Livestock Auction
Exhibitors, take note and read the following document on how to market your animal: