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Youth Livestock Show


  • LSU AgCenter's DeWitt Livestock Facility 8100 Highway 71 South Alexandria, LA 71302 (map)

Feel free to download the brochure and registration form

Livestock Show Rules and Information

ENTRY FEES

  • Prior to April 1, 2018........................ $25 
  • After April 1, 2018............................ $50 

CURRENT HEALTH PAPERS REQUIRED ON ALL ANIMALS


SCHEDULE

Friday April 20, 2018

  • Early check in/final registration of animals: 4-8 pm 
  • Showmanship registration 4-6 pm 
  • Showmanship 6:30 pm (youngest to oldest) 

Saturday April 21, 2018

  • Check in ONLY 7-8:30 AM 
  • No registrations will be accepted on Saturday 
  • Show time 9:30 am 

SHOWMANSHIP

Classes will be broken down by exhibitor age. (Pee-Wee Showmanship Class included for ages 8 and under) 

~ JACKPOT Showmanship Entry Fee: $5 (pay at check-in) 


SHOW ORDER

  • Steers 
  • Commercial Heifers 
  • Beef Breeding 

All animals will show Brahman influenced, then Non-Brahman influenced in alphabetical order by breed, followed by AOB divisions. Bulls will show before heifers. 

Upon completion of exhibiting animals, both Brahman influenced and Non-Brahman influenced, a Supreme Male and Supreme Female will be selected. 

NOTE: Only beef breeds with 10 or more animals will have their own classes. Breeds with fewer than 10 animals will show in AOB unless breed is sponsored (bull & heifer). 


CLASSES

  • Winter calves, calved November 1 – December 31, 2017 
  • Fall calves, calved September 1 – October 31, 2017 
  • Late summer calves, calved July 1 – August 31, 2017 
  • Early summer calves, calved May 1 – June 30, 2017 
  • Late junior calves, calved March 1 – April 30, 2017 
  • Early junior calves, calved January 1 – February 28, 2017 
  • Late senior calves, calved November 1 – December 31, 2016 
  • Early senior calves, calved September 1 – October 31, 2016 
  • Late summer yearling, calved July 1 – August 31, 2016 
  • Early summer yearling, calved May 1 – June 30, 2016 
  • Late junior yearling, calved March 1 – April 30, 2016 
  • Early junior yearling, calved January 1 – February 29, 2016 
  • Senior yearling (heifers only), calved September 1 – December 31, 2015

SHOW RULES

  • Early check in will begin Friday April 20th between 4-8 pm 
  • Concession stand on grounds. Shavings available. 
  • Must have registration papers or pending papers from breed association. Pending papers allowed for 2017 winter calves only 
  • xhibitors shall not have reached their 19 birthday by January 1 of the calendar year. 
  • ALL DECISIONS MADE BY JUDGE ARE FINAL. 
  • NO REFUND OF ENTRY FEE. 
  • Current Louisiana health papers required. 
  • Bulls will show first. Bulls must show with nose lead. (all ages) 
  • The show will be blow and show. 
  • Steers can show with hair or slick sheared. 
  • ANIMALS ARE RELEASED IMMEDIATELY AFTER SHOWING

INTERESTED IN BEING A SPONSOR? 

  • Breed Sponsorship — $300 per breed 
  • Supreme Champion Sponsorship (2 available) — $200 each 
  • Showmanship Sponsorship (3 available) — $200 each

CONTACT INFORMATION: 

Stephanie Gravois
sgravois@agcenter.lsu.edu or 225-921-9513

Megan Gravois
megang@lfbf.org or 225-922-6213 

Earlier Event: April 19
State Board Meeting