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Livestock Skillathon

Friday, August 18, 1:00 PM

Show Barn


Mission Statement:   The purpose of the Livestock Skillathon is to provide a valuable educational experience for the youth of Clarke County.  The content of this contest provides a framework for youth to learn a variety of topics related to the production and management of a variety of livestock to include beef, sheep, swine, and goats. 

The contest could include the following:

•                Written test with questions concerning total livestock industry     

•                Identification and use of pieces of livestock equipment

•                Identification of breeds of beef cattle, goats, sheep, and hogs

•                Identification of feeds

•          Judging Class(es) of breeding/market animals


This contest is open to all youth currently enrolled in 4-H or FFA in Clarke County. 

Willing participants must be registered by 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday of fair week by contacting a member of the committee. 

Participants will compete in their respective age divisions and prizes will be awarded for each division.  The divisions will include:

•      Novice (age 9)

•      Junior (ages 10 and 11)

•      Intermediate  (ages 12 and 13)

•      Senior  (ages 14 to 19)




Livestock Entries

The Livestock Committee is accepting open entries starting Monday, July 10th with Showorks. Beef entries accepted until July 15th. Goats, Sheep, Poultry, Rabbits and Horses accepted until July 31st. To register visit http://ccrflivestock.weebly.com/

Concert Ticket Sale

Jana Kramer Concert ticket sales start May 5th at noon through ETIX.com

Standing-Room-Only Track: $25

Grandstand: $20

4-H/FFA Livestock



All 4-H and FFA exhibitors must have their contact information, livestock being shown, and housing of livestock details entered by March 15, 2017.  If there are any changes after March entry, we ask the exhibitor to contact ccrflivestock@gmail.com so changes can be approved and corrected online.

Congratulations to the 2016 Pageant Winners

2016 Miss Clarke County Fair Winner

Helena St. Claire

1st Runner Up: Hannah Mae Bryson

2nd Runner Up: Zoe Viza

2016 Junior Miss Clarke County Fair Winner

Mikayla St. Claire

1st Runner Up: Belle Reid

2nd Runner Up: Kellieanne Bryson

2016 Pre-Teen Miss Clarke County Fair Winner

Lily Carlisle

1st Runner Up: Emily Vincent

2nd Runner Up: Shyann Palmer

2016 Little Miss Clarke County Fair Winner

Layla Crim

1st Runner Up:  Caylee Peacock

2nd Runner Up:  Erica Stull