2018 Jackson County Livestock Workshop Dates

All dates are tentative.

  • January 10 – Livestock Education Committee Meeting – 7pm UWEX
  • January 27 – Beef Weigh-In – 9am-12pm Sparta Equity Sale Barn
  • Feb TBD – Pig/Sheep Nutrition Selection Workshop – at UWEX
  • March 10 – Cheesemaking (RSVP Required) location TBD
  • March 14 – Livestock Education Committee Meeting – 7pm UWEX
  • April 21 – Spring Thaw Beef Show – Beef Workshop TBA
  • April 28 – Sheep/Goat Weigh-In – 9am-12pm JC Fairgrounds
    • Pig Registration
  • May 1 – Pig Registration Due by Email
  • May 9 – Livestock Education Committee Meeting – 7pm UWEX
  • May 19 Caprine Day (Goat)
  • June TBD – Goat Basics
  • June 16 – Multi-Species Show Camp – Beef, Sheep, Goat, Swine
  • July 11 – Livestock Education Committee Meeting – 7pm UWEX
  • July 11 – Cost of Production Workshop – 7pm UWEX basement
  • July 15 – YQCA due
  • July 25 – Fair Clean-Up – 4pm-? – JC Fairgrounds
  • August 1-5 – Jackson County Fair
  • August 6 – After Fair Clean-Up – 5pm Livestock Barn
  • August 13 – Carcass Awards Program and Workshop – 7pm BRF High School
  • September 12 – Livestock Education Committee Meeting – 7pm UWEX
  • September 29/30 – Livestock Stocks Auction – TBA
  • September 29/30 or October 7/13/14 – Beef Selection – 10am location TBA
  • November 14 – Livestock Education Committee Meeting – 7pm UWEX

Parents are welcome to attend the Livestock Education Committee Meetings. Your input is appreciated.