Showing an animal at the county fair is an educational and memorable experience for
youth in the 4-H Livestock projects.
Showing livestock builds
confidence and character in young people.
In order for you to show your market steer or bred heifer for sale at the Ravalli County Fair, it must be tagged and weighed in at this time.
- Beef Weigh In January 6
- Swine Weigh In May 15
- Sheep/Goat Weigh In May 30
- May 17, 6 PM at Ravalli County Fairgrounds - Showmanship for Beef, Dairy and Horse: Bring your animal to get a hands-on experience.
- June 21, 6 PM at Ravalli County Fairgrounds - Showmanship for Goat, Sheep and Swine: Goat and Sheep may bring an animal, but for biosecurity reasons, do not bring Swine to this clinic.
Carcass Evaluation Results 2017
The Livestock Committee developed "help books" for each of the Livestock Project areas to help members know what to expect throughout the year and at fair. Download your specific project Help Book and the Rules and Regulations for the Fair. These are also available for purchase at the Extension Office.
- 2018 Beef Help Book
- 2018 Dairy Help Book
- 2018 Goat Help Book
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Montana State University and Montana State University Extension prohibit discrimination in all of their programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, and marital and family status. Issued in furtherance of cooperative extension work in agriculture and home economics, acts of May 8 and June 30, 1914, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Jeff Bader, Director of Extension, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT 59717.