Animal Sciences and Industry

Kansas State University
232 Weber Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-8028


785-532-7059 fax


Youth Livestock Program

Important Deadlines/Calendar

December 6: National Junior Swine Association (NJSA) Regional Youth Leadership Conference

February 28, 2015:  Junior Swine Producer Day 

March 28, 2015:  Junior Meat Goat Producer Day


K-State Youth Livestock Program Updates

Summer 2014 YLP Update


Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram!

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


2014 Nomination Update

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 2014. DNA hair samples are still required.

**Exhibitors must contact their local Extension Office to order their EID tags

2014 EID Tag Information/Order Form 

(For Ext. Offices Only)

Nominated Livestock / Forms and Information (Click link to confirm nominations)

2014 Kansas State Fair and Kansas Junior Livestock Show rule changes 

 Youth Quality Assurance

Example Letter for Tyson (Cattle)

Form for Tyson (Cattle)

Youth Pork Quality Assurance Online Instructions

Use of New Swine Castration Method (Improvest)

Kansas State Fair: accepts the use of Improvest

Kansas Junior Livestock Show: barrows must be physical castrates. (more information (pdf))



Health Regulations and Recommendations for County Weigh-in and Shows

2014 Kansas State Fair Requirements

2014 Kansas County Fair Requirements

PEDV Letter

PEDV- What is it?


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