The Georgia National Junior Livestock Show

February, 2018

Featuring Georgia’s 4-H & FFA students competing for statewide championships.

More than 2,000 youth will show in classes for hogs, heifers, steers, commercial dairy heifers, and breeding ewes.

This exciting livestock show is free to the public every day.

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Dairy Heifers

Swine

Cattle

Breeding Ewes

Breeding Does

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Livestock Schedule

2017 Livestock Show Schedule

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Wednesday, February 22

  • Hog barns Open 7 am
  • All other Barns Open 8am
  • 8am – 5 pm…..Hog Check-in/Weigh-in…..Swine/Sheep Barn
  • 4 pm – 7 pm…..Heifer and Steer Check-in…..Practice Ring #3
  • 5 pm – All hogs must be weighed & in place 7 pm…..All Heifers must be checked in & in place
  • Until Midnight – Load out of hogs*

Thursday, February 23

  • 8 am…..Cattle Showmanship…..Sutherland Arena (Ring 1 Odd grades, Ring 2 Even grades) Master 4-H Showmanship & FFA Supreme Showmanship Competition County Groups & Breeders Groups(Combined Heifer & Steer)
  • 8:30 am….. Swine Showmanship…..New South Arena (Show Order; Grades 12-9 then 4-8) FFA Supreme Showmanship & Master 4-H Showmanship Competition
  • 9 am – 12 Noon…..Banquet ticket & Rodeo Voucher pick-up…..Roquemore Bldg.
  • 12 noon…..All Commercial Dairy Heifers must be stalled…..Beef/Dairy Barn
  • 1 pm – 4 pm…..Banquet ticket & Rodeo Voucher pick-up…..Roquemore Bldg.
  • 1 pm – 4 pm…..Commercial Dairy Heifer Check-in/Weigh-in…..Beef/Dairy Arena
  • 4 pm…..Beef Grooming Contest…..Practice Ring #3
  • 5 pm…..GCCPA Steer Show…..Sutherland Arena
  • 5 pm…..1st Year Steer Show Exhibitors Meeting…..Beef/Dairy Arena
  • 7:30 pm…..PRCA Rodeo Performance…..Reaves Arena

Friday, February 24

  • 8 am…..Heifer Show (2 rings)…..Sutherland Arena Registered Steer Shows (Angus, Hereford) First Year Exhibitors Steer Show
  • 8 am…..Commercial Dairy Heifer Showmanship…..Beef/Dairy Arena FFA Supreme Showmanship & Master 4-H Showmanship Competition
  • 8:30 am…..Market Barrow Show…..New South Arena
  • 9 am – 12 noon…..Banquet ticket pick -up…..MMH Bldg.
  • 1 pm – 4 pm…..Commercial Breeding Doe checkin…..Horse Barn #2
  • 7 pm…..Youth Banquet & Dance…..MMH Bldg
  • 7:30 pm…..PRCA Rodeo Performance…..Reaves Arena – Free Concert by Smith & Wesley at Intermission

Saturday, February 25

  • 8 am…..Commercial Dairy Heifer Show…..Beef/Dairy Arena
  • 8:30 am…..Market Gilt Show…..New South Arena
  • 9 am…..Steer Show…..Sutherland Arena
  • 9 am…..Commercial Breeding Doe Show…..Practice Ring #2
  • 10am – 12noon…..Breeding Ewe Check-in…..Beef/Dairy Barn
  • **4 pm…..Breeding Ewe Show…..Beef/Dairy Arena

Sunday, February 26

  • 12 noon…..All Animals must be out of the barns by noon

*The loading chute may not be used while the show is in progress & no semi-trailers may be loaded until all other pigs have been loaded out of the barn
**Following Commercial Dairy Show but no earlier than 4 pm.