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Youth Livestock Program

2017 Important Deadlines/Calendar

March 11:  Junior Swine Producer Day

March 25:  Junior Meat Goat Producer Day

April 1:  K-State Animal Science Leadership Academy Application Deadline

April 9:  Midwest Invitational Meat Judging Contest

May 1:  Market Beef Nominations Due

June 14-17:  K-State Animal Science Leadership Academy

June 15:  Commercial Heifer, Swine, Sheep, & Meat Goat Nominations Due

July 7-8:  Dr. Bob Hines Kansas Swine Classic

August 19-20:  State 4-H Livestock Sweepstakes

September 8-17:  Kansas State Fair

September 29-October 1:  Kansas Junior Livestock Show


K-State Youth Livestock Program Update Newsletters

Spring 2017 YLP Update Newsletter

Fall 2016 YLP Update Newsletter

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Twitter: @KS_YLP
Facebook: K-State Youth Livestock Program


2017 Nomination Information

2017 Livestock Nomination Updates

Nominated Livestock / Forms and Information(Click link to confirm nominations and/or view current forms and information)

All 2017 state livestock nomination information has been posted on the "Nomination Information" tab of the KSU Youth Livestock website.  Only 2017 forms and information will be accepted.

Important: All animals that are nominated for the Kansas Junior Livestock Show and Kansas State Fair will be required to be tagged with the Kansas 4-H EID tags in 2017. DNA hair samples are still required.

**Exhibitors must contact their local Extension Office to order their EID tags and get DNA Envelopes.




Lexie Hayes
Animal Sciences and Industry
Kansas State University
214 Weber Hall
Manhattan, KS  66506
Phone: 785-532-1264
Fax: 785-532-7059