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4-H/FFA Livestock Judging Contest (January)

Livestock Judging Contest 2022


The annual 4-H/FFA Livestock Judging contest will be held at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds on Saturday, January 28, 2023 from 9 am to 4 pm.  Check in will begin at 8:30. 

Pre-registration will again be required for the contest. We will be using our computerized program again for scoring and will want to begin data entry before the contest.  Entries should be submitted to Susan Maners via email: maners@sbcglobal.net. The registrations are encouraged by January 15, 2023. 

The contest will feature classes of Beef, Swine, Sheep, and Meat Goats.  In addition there will be 4 sets of reasons.

No entry fee, event will occur rain or shine.

This is an excellent opportunity to improve your judging skills to help you with project animal selection and also provide you with a positive experience to improve your public speaking skills.   4-H members may wear their 4-H uniforms or appropriate attire (blazer, slacks) for reasons.  Reasons will be required to receive individual and team awards.  This event is open to all 4-H clubs members in California.  Individual awards will be sponsored for 4-H. Awards for 8 and under,  Juniors, and Seniors. If you have any questions, please contact Susan Maners 707-486-1209.  Feel free to email Susan Maners for additional information, questions or to submit entries.

Registration form 

Livestock Flyer