COVID-19 Updates for Youth Livestock Families – 3-20-2020

Here are some important updates for Wisconsin Youth Livestock Program Families as we navigate through the very fluid events that are revolving around  COVID-19.   County Weigh-Ins The University of Wisconsin Division of Extension is requiring all 4-H Clubs and 4-H Groups that coordinate/lead livestock weigh-ins to postpone or cancel these activities effective immediately. Some counties […]

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2020 State 4-H Meats Judging Contest Info Now Available

4-H Meats Judging Contest What:  This contest test the knowledge of youth in placement of carcass and retail cut classes, carcass grading, retail cut identification and a quiz. This contest occurs annually with the teams traveling to Kansas City, MO and Denver, CO for national competition.  There is a Junior Division as well at the […]

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2019 Wisconsin State Fair Junior Beef Performance Steer Division Information

Attention 2019 Junior Beef Exhibitors! Those who wish to exhibit in the 2019 Wisconsin State Fair Performance Steer Division must have their steers weighed at one of the following locations: March 2nd Equity Livestock, Richland Center: 9 -10 am Contact: Neal Anderson, 608.585.3092 Equity Livestock, Monroe, 9-10 am Contact: Danielle Pernot, 608.214.5908 Tietz Livestock, New […]

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Local workshop on Farm and Grazing Management

(WINONA, MN) Cattle and sheep producers are encouraged to join us for the Producing for Profit workshop on December 15, 2018 from 10 AM – 3 PM at the Wilson Fire Hall. Dave Pratt of Ranch Management Consultants will be presenting on farm decisions that run your farm sustainably and profitably while continually improving the […]

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2018 State 4-H Livestock Judging Contest Results

Grant County Juniors and Marathon County Senior Teams Top 2018 4-H Livestock Judging Contest (Madison): The State 4-H Livestock Judging Contest was held on Monday, July 23 at the Stock Pavilion at UW-Madison, Madison WI. This annual venue allows the top junior and senior county 4-H Livestock judging teams the opportunity to apply their skills […]

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2018 Area Animal Science Days Results

Area Animal Science Days The 2018 Area Animal Science Days were held in Kewaunee, Clark and Lafayette counties.  Youth involved judged breeding and market classes of each of the following species, swine, beef, sheep and in some locations meat goats.  Youth also answered a sets of species questions and seniors judges gave oral reasons on […]

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