​​Animal Project Guides


Livestock Show Info

State Hog Show- January 6th-9th at MTSU Livestock Center
Regional Sheep Show- June 15th Wilson County Fairgrounds
Regional Beef Expo- July 9th-10th MTSU Livestock Center
Regional Goat Show- July 27th Bedford County Fairgrounds
Regional Dairy Show- August 21st Wilson County Fair

Rules & Entry Forms

Skillathon Resources


​​Livestock Judging Resources

Reasons Worksheet
Cattle Judging Terms
Hog Judging Terms
Sheep Judging Terms
Example of Sheep Reasons
Example of Cattle Reasons

​Quick Links

Dates of Importance

Ownership: Oct. 20th
Tagged: Nov. 1st
Entries due: Nov. 1st

Beef & Sheep
Ownership: May 20th
Tagged: May 30th
Entries due: May 30th​


Ownership: July 1

Tagged: July 3rd

Entries Due: July 3rd


​Ownership: July 1st

Entries Due: July 14th 

*All market animals (hogs, steers, lambs, & goats MUST be tagged by the 4-H Office *

*Registered animals must be in the 4-H exhibitor's name by the ownership deadline*

*$50 per head will be charged for late entries*