Please see message from Dr Silcox regarding upcoming fall deadlines.  

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From: RONALD E Silcox <[log in to unmask]>
Date: July 23, 2014 at 11:59:01 AM EDT
To: "[log in to unmask]" <[log in to unmask]>
Cc: Heather Kalino Shultz <[log in to unmask]>, "[log in to unmask]" <[log in to unmask]>
Subject: Important Livestock Show Entry Reminders

​Every year someone gets confused about entering animals for the Georgia National Fair and misses getting animals in.

Goats and Lambs are entered on the Jr National Web Site by August 1.  

Hogs, Steers, Heifers, Dairy and Ewes are entered on the Georgia National Fair Website by September 1.

The Deadline for Lamb and Goat entries is August 1.  The County Agent (or staff) enters 4-H exhibitors and the Ag Teacher enters FFA exhibitors at:

Entry Deadline for the October Georgia National Fair is September 1.  Steers, Beef Heifers, Hogs, Breeding Ewes and Dairy Heifers for the October Georgia National Fair are entered by the exhibitor at:

If you enter steers, heifers, hogs or breeding ewes at, you are entering the February Georgia Junior National Show.

Ronnie Silcox,
Extension Animal Scientist
Rhodes Animal & Dairy Science
Athens, GA  30602
(706) 542-9102