Junior Sheep

Beginning in 2019, all Wisconsin State Fair identification requirements for Beef, Sheep and Swine (market and non-registered breeding stock) must be submitted by May 17th to Wisconsin State Fair (DNA Hair) or to the Wisconsin Livestock Identification Consortium (DNA Tissue). To read more click here

To purchase 840 eartags or DNA hair kits from Wisconsin State Fair click here

Junior Sheep (August 5 – 8, 2019)

Deadlines:
May 17, 2019: Postmark for Junior Market Sheep identification AND Junior Show Wether Type Ewes/Non-Registered Junior Show Sheep Breeding STock DNA Identication
May 17, 2019:YQCA Certification Deadline
May 17, 2019 – 4 pm
(Central Time): Online entries and Youth Center Reservations close at regular fees
May 24 – 7 pm (Central Time)
: Late online entries with late fees close
May TBA, 2019:
Junior Sheep Performance Division Sites

Junior Sheep Entry Information
Junior Rules and Regulations (ALL JUNIOR EXHIBITORS MUST READ)

Exhibitors can register for the Youth Center with online entries (the Youth Center is listed under “Department”)!
Junior Sheep Barn Stalling (Available in late July)

Wisconsin State Fair is pleased to continue the 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 2019 Wisconsin State Fair Junior Shows.

Exhibitors will be pay for the Youth Center with Junior online entries (the Youth Center is listed under “Department”). 

Youth Center Rules and Regulations (All Youth and Adult Facilitators staying in the Youth Center must read)
Youth Center Health Certificate (Youth) Junior Exhibitors can mail the Health Certificate with entries or upload with online entries. Any certificates not submitted with entries must faxed to 414.266.7057 (Attention Agriculture Department) by July 1st.
Youth Center Adult Facilitator (Junior Show) Request Form/Health Certificate. Any adults wishing to be considered as an Adult Facilitator MUST submit the attached form (print out and mail) no later than May 17, 2019. Please note: Adult Facilitator fees CANNOT be combined with any other fees. Adult Facilitator fees MUST be paid separately.

 

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 2019 the following youth organizations are approved for exhibitors showing in Junior Sheep shows:
Wisconsin 4-H
Wisconsin FFA
TBA

Junior exhibitors will submit all entry information and fees directly to State Fair online. Questions regarding entering the 2019 Wisconsin State Fair can be emailed to: entryoffice@wistatefair.com or call 414.266.7000MAP to Gates 9 and 5
Junior Rules and Regulations (ALL JUNIOR EXHIBITORS MUST READ)
2019 Junior Judges (Available July 3)
Pre-Fair Feed and Bedding Order Form (Available in July)
Non-Owned Animal Show Waiver
Fitting Rule Waiver Form
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 2019 Wisconsin State Fair Junior livestock shows must submit an application to Wisconsin State Fair for approval by January 15, 2019.

GOVERNOR’S BLUE RIBBON LIVESTOCK AUCTION
Governor’s Blue Ribbon Livestock Auction Website
Blue Ribbon Sale of Champions Foundation Scholarship Press Release
Blue Ribbon Sale of Champions Foundation Scholarship Application


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