***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 youth steer and heifer enthusiasts to participate in the 2012 Georgia National Fair-Junior Invitational Steer and Heifer 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 2012 Georgia National Fair Junior Invitational Steer and Heifer Show is scheduled for October 12-14 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/livestock-competitions/


To enter the 2012 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-address provided below (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.  


Please note that the Georgia National Fair traditional steer and heifer weekend is scheduled for October 4-7, 2012.  Entries for that show, must be submitted online by September 1st.  These are two different shows with two different deadlines. Please be sure that you are entering the correct show.  By entering the Georgia National Fair Steer and Heifer Show that is scheduled for October 4-7, 2012 (GA 4-H and FFA Exhibitors only) does not automatically enter you in the Georgia National Fair-Invitational Steer and Heifer Show, scheduled for October 12-14, 2012.


If you have any questions in regards to this show, please contact either myself (contact information provided below) or Mrs. Christa Steinkamp 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



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Christa Steinkamp
North Region FFA - Area Livestock Teacher
204 Four Towers Building, UGA
Athens, GA 30602
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706.552.4463 ofc
706.552.4462 fax