Junior Dairy

New for 2018! Wisconsin State Fair is pleased to announce implementation of the new, national certification program “Youth for the Quality Care of Animals” (YQCA). Completion of the program will be required for all youth who exhibit animal projects (Beef, Dairy, Goats, Poultry, Rabbits, Sheep and Swine) at the 2018 Wisconsin State Fair Junior Shows. To read more click here

Deadlines:
June 6, 2018: YQCA Certification Deadline
June 6, 2018: Postmark for mailed entries and mailed Youth Center Reservations
June 6, 2018 – 7 pm (Central Time): Online entries and Youth Center Reservations close at regular fees
June 13, 2018 – 7 pm (Central Time): Late online entries with late fees close

Junior Dairy Cattle Entry Information
Junior Rules and Regulations (ALL JUNIOR EXHIBITORS MUST READ)
Ag Source Production Awards
Online Entries Available in mid-April
Junior Dairy Entry Form Available in mid-April (Print out and mail with payment) Postmark Deadline: June 6, 2018
Junior Exhibitors can register for the Youth Center on the printed out entry form or with online entries (the Youth Center is listed under “Department”)! Please note: printed entry forms cannot be scanned and emailed in place of online entries.

2018 Junior Dairy Theme: Explore America’s Dairyland
Lower Dairy Stall Dimensions and Lower Dairy Aisle Dimensions
Upper Barns Stall Dimensions, Upper Barns Aisle Dimensions and Upper Barns End Aisle Dimensions
Junior Dairy Lower Dairy Barn Stalling (Available in July)
Junior Dairy Barn 841 Stalling (Aisles A-C, East Barn closest to the Track) (Available in July)
Junior Dairy Barn 842 Stalling (Aisles D-F, Middle Barn) (Available in July)
Junior Dairy Barn 843 Stalling (Aisles G-I, West Barn closest to Gate 5) (Available in July)
Junior Dairy Release Order (Available in late July)
Junior Holstein Class Breaks (Available at the Fair after check in)

 

 

Exhibitors will be able to send in payment for their Youth Center fees with their entries (located directly on the Entry Forms) or with Junior online entries (the Youth Center is listed under “Department”). 

Animal Shows Age Requirements: Participation in the Wisconsin State Fair Junior animal shows (beef, sheep, swine, dairy, goats, poultry and rabbits) is open to any boy or girl 12-19 years of age as of January 1st of the current year. Youth must be an active/participating member in good standing of a bona fide, adult-supervised Wisconsin animal-based youth organization by March 1st of the current year.

For 2018 the following youth organizations are approved for exhibitors showing in Junior Dairy shows:
Wisconsin 4-H
Wisconsin FFA
Wisconsin Junior Ayrshire Association
Wisconsin Junior Brown Swiss Association
Wisconsin Junior Guernsey Association
Wisconsin Junior Holstein Association
Wisconsin Junior Jersey Association

Junior exhibitors will submit all entry information and fees directly to State Fair either online or via the mail. Questions regarding entering the 2018 Wisconsin State Fair can be emailed to: entryoffice@wistatefair.com or call 414.266.7000.

MAP to Gates 9 and 5
Junior Rules and Regulations (ALL JUNIOR EXHIBITORS MUST READ)
Lower Dairy Stall Dimensions and Lower Dairy Aisle Dimensions
Upper Barns Stall Dimensions, Upper Barns Aisle Dimensions and Upper Barns End Aisle Dimensions
2018 Junior Judges (Available July 3)
Pre-Fair Feed and Bedding Order Form (Available in July)
Non-Owned Animal Show Waiver
Youth Center Menu (Subject to Change)
Judge Nomination Form

Youth Organization Membership: Wisconsin Youth Organizations interested in offering members an opportunity to participate in the 2018 Wisconsin State Fair Junior livestock shows must submit an application to Wisconsin State Fair for approval by January 16, 2018.

 


Questions regarding entering Wisconsin State Fair can be emailed to: entryoffice@wistatefair.com
or call 414.266.7000 (main line) or 414.266.7052 (Entry Office from April 10 – August 18).
Our mailing address is:
Wisconsin State Fair
Entry/Agriculture Department
640 S 84th St
West Allis WI 53214
Fax Number (Prior to Fair): 414.266.7057