The 2019 Fond du Lac County Fair Market Livestock Shows and Rate of Gain (Beef, Sheep, Meat Goats) are now available online at https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/fdlmeat/fond-du-lac-county-fair-results/!
Wondering how we determine rate of gain? We need to know three things: initial weight, final weight, and the number of days between the initial and final weigh-ins. For sheep and meat goats, there were 92 days between the initial and the final weighin. For beef, there were 192 days between initial and final weigh-in. To determine rate of gain for your market animals, follow this formula: