Calendar

**Please check with sponsoring entities if events are being held before traveling.**

The following dates and events are those hosted or approved by the Fond du Lac County Market Livestock Project for qualification for the Fond du Lac County Market Livestock Sale. Meetings include date, time, location and number of points awarded. Youth must complete a minimum of 8 educational credits in order to qualify for the sale.

For potential qualifying meetings not listed on the Meat Animal Project Website, please contact a member of the Market Livestock Project Committee for pre-approval of meeting credit. It is up to the exhibitor to provide documentation (agenda, brochure, etc.) regarding the event for approval. A livestock project activity form must be signed by the event coordinator and submitted to Extension for credit. Criteria used for point determination and other educational/sale requirements can be found at https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/fdlmeat/educational-requirements/.

*Denotes meeting will need a signed and completed Educational Credit Form for Out-of-County Activities.


January 2021
9 Self-ID Beef Tag Distribution, Fond du Lac County Fairgrounds, 10:00 am to 12:00 noon
14 *WYLP Webinar – Roaming the Rumen, 7:00 pm, Must submit out-of county form (1 point)
25 Beef Self-ID documentation due 11:59 pm
February 2021
11 *WYLP Webinar – Feeding & Caring for Swine, 7:00 pm, Must submit out-of county form (1 point)
March 2021
2 Show-Rite Stock Show Classroom – Strategic Feeding: Swine, 6:00 pm, Must submit out-of county form (1 point)
11 *WYLP Webinar – Lamb Live & Carcass Evaluation, 7:00 pm, Must submit out-of county form (1 point)
April 2021
8 *WYLP Webinar – Artificial Intelligence in Animal Sciences, 7:00 pm, Must submit out-of county form (1 point)
15 Fond du Lac County Market Livestock Project Show Camp Grant Applications due 
15 Fond du Lac County Market Livestock Project Scholarship Applications due 
29 Self-ID Sheep, Swine, and Meat Goat Tag Distribution, Fond du Lac County Fairgrounds, 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
May 2021
10 Sheep, Swine, and Meat Goat Self-ID Documentation due 11:59 pm
13 *WYLP Webinar – Meat Science Cookery, 7:00 pm, Must submit out-of county form (1 point)
24 Nutrena & Blain’s Virtual Show Clinic, 6:00 pm, Must submit out-of county form (1 point)
26 Country Visions Honor Show Chow Virtual Clinic-Sheep, 6:30 pm, Must submit out-of county form (1 point)
June 2021  
12 Fond du Lac County Fair Entries Due 11:59 pm
12-13
WI Livestock Jr Show Camp, WI State Fairgrounds, Must submit out-of county form (up to 6 points)
16 Livestock Skill-a-thon Contest, 6:00 pm, Fond du Lac County Fairgrounds (2 points)
23 Beef Fitting Workshop, 6:00 pm, Jerry Huth, W9096 County AS, Oakfield (2 points)
23 Swine Fitting Workshop, 6:00 pm, Dan Thomas, 1200 N Water St, Lomira (2 points)
26 Livestock Barn Set, 8:05 am, Fond du Lac County Fairgrounds Livestock Barn
July 2021  
8 Goat Fitting Meeting, 6:30 pm, Vicky Tonn, N4701 Northview Rd, Eden (2 points)
13 Fond du Lac County Fair Market Livestock Final Weigh-In
Market Beef: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Market Sheep & Goat: 2:00 to 4:00 pm
Market Swine: 5:00 to 7:00 pm
14-15 Fond du Lac County Fair Market Livestock Shows
Market Swine, Breeding Swine, Bred and Owned, Showmanship
Market Beef, Breeding Stock Beef, Bred and Owned, Showmanship
Market Goat, Bred and Owned, Showmanship
Market Sheep, Breeding Sheep, Bred and Owned, Showmanship
 15 Market Livestock Sale
August 2021  
5-15 *Wisconsin State Fair, West Allis, WI (2 points, must exhibit livestock project). Must submit out-of county form.
September 2021  
10 Market Livestock Project Record Forms due to Extension Fond du Lac County Office
15 Market Livestock Project Committee Applications due to Fond du Lac County Fair

 


For additional Livestock Project Educational Opportunities, please see project calendars for neighboring counties:

Calumet County Market Livestock Project
Dodge County Market Livestock Project
Green Lake County Market Livestock Project
Sheboygan County Market Livestock Project
Washington County Market Livestock Project

For additional YQCA training dates across the state, please visit:
https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/youthlivestock/

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