Other Livestock Events

This page contains content sent out to Extension staff members about livestock or other animals shows, clinics, and events that may be of interest to Burt County exhibitors.  Please contact Extension Educator John Wilson at 402-374-2929 or E-Mail jwilson3@unl.edu for more information about this content.


July 10-August 10, 2017

Nebraska State Fair Online Entries: http://nebr.fairwire.com/

State Fair 4-H Live Animal & In-Person Contest Registration:

4-H'ers planning to exhibit a live animal or participate in an in-person contest at the Nebraska State Fair must register in ShoWorks (http://nebr.fairwire.com/) by August 10 at 5:00 pm. This includes youth participating in any of the following shows or contests:

Animal Contests: Beef, Sheep, Swine, Meat Goats, Poultry, Rabbits, Dog, Dairy Judging Contest, Dog Skillathon, or Livestock Premier Exhibitor

Other Contests: Presentations Contest, Public Speaking Contest, Fashion Show, Culinary Challenge Contest, Insect ID Contest, Tree ID Contest, Horticulture ID Contest, or Weed & Grass ID Contest

Registration must be completed by the family and must be paid for using a credit card. There are no other options for payment. For help entering, please review the 4-H/FFA Registration Instructions or watch our tutorial video. For more information about exhibiting in 4-H at the State Fair, please visit the State Fair 4-H Exhibitor page: http://4h.unl.edu/state-fair/exhibitor


August 19-20, 2017

2017 Nebraska Hereford Association Tour & Livestock Judging Contest


September 9-10, 2017

Norfolk Beef Expo - Norfolk, NE

Entry Form

Animal Care Form

2017 Rules

2017 Scholarship Application