Livestock Projects Updates and Resources

Be sure to review the Madison County Jr. Fair Book for specific fair rules, dates, and guidelines. 

For educational resources and state livestock information, visit ohio4h.org/livestock!

4-H and Jr. Fair Project Helper Contact Information Sheet

Click here for Skillathon Information 

Livestock Record Books

  • First Year Members are expected to purchase their specific species project record book and resource book
  • All other members can supplement their records using the below printable PDF version of the Livestock Record Book
    • Equine, Dog, Alpaca, and Small Animal must use their actual species specific project and record book, not the option below
  • 2021 Livestock Record Book Printable PDF Version
  • Sample (Filled-out) record book
Species Calendar Guidelines Other Resources
Poultry

 Poultry Calendar and Care Information

Poultry QA - April 21, 6pm (Register at go.osu.edu/madcovirtualqa)

Poultry Order Form - Due April 15, 2021 (MARKET BROILERS ONLY)

Poultry Resources

Dog

Dog Training Clinics - TBD

Possession Date: April 1

Vaccine and Licensure Forms: Due May 1

State Fair Dog Rules

Dog ID and Vaccination Certification Form

Licensure Form

Rabbit

Beginners Rabbit Clinic (Click here for recording)

Showmanship Clinic - TBD (May)

 

Rabbit Fair Exhibition Guidelines 2021

Jr. Fair Rabbit Award Application

Rabbit Project Clarification

Rabbit Cage Insert Information

Horse

Horse ID Forms - Due May 1

First Year Exhibitor Safety Video - Due May 15

Equine Project Book Guidelines and Recommendations

Donkey Project Book

Horse Lease /Horse Lease Guidelines

Horse ID Form

Horse Permission to Participate

First Year Horse Exhibitor - required videos available here

Equine Protective Headgear - Mandatory

Swine Ear Notch Forms & Photos due May 1

Swine Project Information, Ear Notch Forms, etc.

Universal Ear Notching System (click here)

 

Beef

Possession Deadline for Steers - January 1

Market Beef Tag in - January 9

   
Dairy Possession Date May 1   Dairy Lease Form
Goat Tag in and Weigh In - May 1    
Sheep Tag in and Weigh In - May 1    
Sm.Animal   Fair week!  
Alpaca