Livestock Exhibitors – Important 2017 Dates

Date Information
3/18 Beef Walk: 7:30 – 11:00am (Hoof Trimmer will be at Fairgrounds, $50 per head)  Ethics Class: 12:00noon, with Mr. Lloyd Doster – Main Office
4/1 Beef Walk: 9:00 – 11:00am (Brand Inspector will be at Fairgrounds)
4/4 Barn Bash & Livestock Meeting at 6:00pm – Main Office
4/20 Beef DNA and all paperwork (Bill of sales and Brand Inspection) by 5:00pm Independent Application for Beef (by 5:00pm)
5/2 Barn Bash & Livestock Meeting at 6:00pm – Main Office
6/6 Barn Bash & Livestock Meeting at 6:00pm – Main Office
6/8 Exhibitor Meeting 6:30pm Van Dam Building
6/17 Barn Bash – Hunter Building
6/19 Meat Pen Turkey Entries Due Lamb, Goat, and Swine DNA (by 5:00pm) Independent Applications for Large and Small Market Animals (by 5:00pm)
7/1-31 Stock Trailer Parking, goes on sale
7/8 Entries Close
7/10 Preferred Parking for Leaders, goes on sale
7/11 Barn Bash Recap & Livestock Meeting at 6:30pm – Main Office
7/15 Late Entries Close
7/17 Preferred Parking for Exhibitors, goes on sale
7/18 Photography Deadline for Class changes
7/24 Preferred Parking for Anyone, goes on sale
7/25 Photography: Help you mount your Prints Workshop (Senior Center)
8/1 Livestock Meeting at 6:30pm – Main Office
8/5 Open Rabbit Entries Close
8/12 Independent Market Animal Record Worksheets (by 12:00noon)
8/15 Small Animal Load-In
8/17 Last day for Presale Tickets, Large Livestock Load-In
8/22 Deadline to withdraw Market Animals from the Auction, by 8:00am
8/24 Jr. Livestock Auction
8/3 Livestock Critique Meeting at 6:30pm – Main Office