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    Junior Livestock

    Girl with her pig
    Row of girls showing their sheep
    Boy Judging Cattle

    The Utah 4-H Livestock Program is designed for those youth with interest in livestock and livestock events. This program is for youth in grades 3-12, but not younger than 8. The Utah 4-H Livestock Program includes programs for those youth who own/have access to livestock and those who do not, but still want to learn about the science of livestock selection, care, and management. 


    This program is designed to provide experiences to help youth develop:
    • Leadership skills
    • Citizenship
    • Self-esteem
    • Social Skills
    • Livestock men and women

    2016 Jr. Livestock Show Information

    Utah State Junior Livestock Show Information - May 4th-7th

    2016 Jr. Livestock Shows Information

    2016 Entry Form

    2016 Official State Rules

    Tagging Information Sheet 2016

    County Tag Number Sequence 2015: Word - PDF 

    Southeastern Utah Jr. Livestock Show - July 6th-9th, 2016: Premium Book - Stock Entry Form

    Kamas Valley Jr. Livestock Show - June 11, 2016: Premium Book

    Livestock Club Information

    Club activities can include:
    • Educational and fun club meetings
    • Trail rides
    • Livestock shows
    • County Fairs
    • Judging contests
    • Service projects
    • Leadership Opportunities
    • Public speaking
    • Livestock demonstrations
    • Spend time with friends and animals

    Turkey and Broiler Orders

    Orders will be placed through Lyle Holmgren lyle.holmgren@usu.edu
    • Order Form
    • Tentative processing date/show set for June 23, 2016
    • Broilers: $1.50
    • Standard Layers: $1.75
    Order forms are due to your County Extension office no later than April 15, 2016
    • Order Form
    • Turkey show will be held November 10, 2016
    • Turkey auction will be held November 12, 2016
    • Poults: $3.50

    Intermountain Livestock Judges Training

    May 7-9, 2015 in Spanish Fork
    More information

    Utah Beef Ambassadors Scholarship Opportunity

    Utah Beef Ambassadors Scholarship Opportunity: Youth age 17-20 are eligible.
    • 1st: $1,000
    • 2nd: $500
    • 3rd: $500

    U.S. Targhee Sheep Association (USTSA Starter Flock Opportunity)

    Three Free Registered Targhee Sheep to be awarded to Deserving Youth

     Coming Soon - Utah Registered Sheep Breeders 2016 Scholarship Application

    For more information on 4-H Livestock Programs in your area contact your County Extension Office.