Please see reminders below from Dr. Silcox. 

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From: RONALD E Silcox <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Mon, Jul 14, 2014 at 10:34 AM


A)  Entry Deadline for the State Market Lamb and State Market Goat Shows is August 1.   

County Agents or Teachers must have Lambs and Goats entered on-line by midnight on August 1 at the following site:

The site is up and running.  You can log on and set up your account now.

B)  The last day we will ship Lamb and Goat ear tags is July 25, so if you need tags, get your order in. 

Order Form for Tags:

New Lamb and Goat tags are Pink, but you can also use the Yellow tags left from last year.

C) Steer, Beef Heifer, Market Hog and Dairy entries for the Georgia National Fair in October must be made by the exhibitor.  Entry Deadline for those shows is September 1.  Entries for those shows are made on the Georgia National Fair Website.  That entry site should be available in the next couple of weeks.

Market hogs need tags for the October Georgia National Fair show.  You can use the new Blue hog tags or you can use leftover Magenta tags from last year.  Steer and Commercial beef heifer tags are Green (same as last year).  Dairy Heifer tags are white (same as last year).  

D) For more information see the rule book at:

Hope you are having a wonderful summer and have survived camp and other assorted tribulations. 

Ronnie Silcox,
Extension Animal Scientist
Rhodes Animal & Dairy Science
Athens, GA  30602

Christa Steinkamp
Georgia Agriculture Education
Curriculum & Technology Director
204 Four Towers Building, UGA
Athens, GA 30602
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