***Please provide this information to those who lead your youth steer and heifer project!***
The Georgia National Fair is proud to announce a great opportunity for steer and heifer enthusiasts to compete in a newly created show and the entry deadline has been extended!
Please note that this entry deadline is only for the Georgia National Fair Junior Invitation Steer and Heifer Show (this new deadline does not affect the Georgia National Fair Steer and Heifer Show that is scheduled for October 7-10). This entry deadline extension is only for the 2010 Georgia National Fair Junior Invitational Steer and Heifer Show and is only to help establish this new show.
Exhibitors will compete for premiums and awards, with the Top 5 exhibitors sharing $1,500.00 in premiums for both steers and heifers!
The following judges are slated to evaluate the cattle:
Heifer Show and Showmanship: Shane Lindsey, Prarie City, IA and Joel Judge, San Luis Obispo, CA
Steer Show: Dave Allen, Schulenberg, TX
The 2010 Georgia National Fair Junior Invitational Steer and Heifer Show is scheduled for October 13-17 at the Georgia National Fairgrounds in Perry, GA. This special show is open to eligible 4-H and FFA exhibitors from GA, FL, TN, AL, NC, SC and MS. To obtain rules and regulations and entry information please visit the following link: http://www.georgianationalfair.com/_fairresults/livestock-competitions.htm. Information on this show is located in the bottom right hand corner.
Click here to download the rules and regulations: http://www.georgianationalfair.com/_fairresults/pdf-files/10%20Jr%20Invitational%20Rule%20Book.pdf.
Click here for to download the entry form: http://www.georgianationalfair.com/_fairresults/pdf-files/Jr%20Invitational%20Entryform%20fillable.pdf
Please be sure to download the correct entry form and rules from the bottom right hand corner that are specifically for the Georgia National Fair Junior Invitational Steer and Heifer Show.
To enter the 2010 Georgia National Fair Junior Invitational Steer and Heifer Show exhibitors must complete an official entry form and submit with fee’s to the Georgia 4-H Office (do not send these entry forms to the Georgia National Fairgrounds!) no later than September 20th. Online entries will not be accepted for this special show.
If you have any questions in regards to this show, please contact either myself (contact information provided below) or Mrs. Christa Steinkamp, North Region Area Livestock Teacher, Livestock at: [log in to unmask].
Thank you to the Georgia National Fair for making this opportunity available for 4-H and FFA exhibitors of the Southeast and we hope to see everyone there.
Heather K. Shultz
Georgia 4-H Program Coordinator I, Livestock
Hoke Smith Annex #321-UGA
Athens, GA 30602