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

What it means to be a JLA Exhibitor

Junior Livestock Auction  

Join the REVOLUTION of Responsibility!

Important Dates


August 10, 2024

Exhibitors, take note and read the following document on how to market your animal:

Beef - Pre-Weigh-in: February 3, 2024
Beef - Final Weigh-in: August 7, 2024
Sheep - Pre-Weigh-in: June 8, 2024
Sheep - Final Weigh-in: August 7, 2024
Swine - Pre-Weigh-in: May 4, 2024
Swine - Final Weigh-in: August 7, 2024
Goats - Pre-Weigh-in: June 1, 2024
Goats - Final Weigh-in: August 7, 2024
Poultry - Weigh in: August 7, 2024
Rabbits - Weigh in: August 7, 2024

2023 JLA Champion Animals Raised By:

Rabbit - Nathan Gillock
Goat - Samuel Hartrim-Lowe
Lamb - Lane Roberts
Beef - Adyson Maddock
Hog - Wyatt Wheeler
Poultry - Cole McAndrew