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2022 EID Tag Information

Below are tags that are acceptable for state nomination use:
       *Remember the "old style" tags will not be accepted. 


Acceptable Beef Tags   

  Acceptable Swine Tags

Acceptable Sheep Tags 

 Acceptable Meat Goat Tags 

New Meat Goat EID Tag Option:

New Meat Goat EID Tag - round visual male.

*There are several colors of ribbon tags for sheep and goats, depending on the year ordered. All are acceptable as long as they are an official eID tag, ordered through Dave Kehler in Butler County, or Lexie Hayes with the K-State Youth Livestock Program. They must have a 5-digit visual ID and corresponding 15-digit EID button.


EID Tag Information

EID Tag Information for All Counties

2022 Procedure for Ordering EID Ear Tags


EID Tag Order Forms

2022 Beef EID Ear Tag Order Form

2022 Small Livestock EID Ear Tag Order Form


2021 State Livestock Nomination Reports



Meat Goat


EID Tag Order Summaries

Beef Tag Order Summary

Beef EID/4-H Bag & Tag Numbers


Swine Tag Order Summary

Sheep Tag Order Summary

Meat Goat Tag Order Summary


EID Tagging Tips

Tag Application Instructions for All Species (updated 11/4/2021)

Beef Tagging Tips (updated 11/4/2021)

Small Livestock Tagging Tips  (updated 11/4/2021)

Allflex Tagger Configuration

Allflex Tagging Instructional Videos


EID Tag Program Participation

Intent to Participate in the Kansas EID 4-H Tag Program 

Technology Forms for EID Use 


Weigh-in Resources

Beef Weigh-In Cards 

Meat Goat Weigh-In Cards

Swine Weigh-In Cards

Sheep Weigh-In Cards


*For more information, please contact Lexie Hayes (adhayes@ksu.edu or 785-532-1264). EID tag information may also be found on the Butler County Extension website.