Polk County 4-H Animal Resources

Polk County 4-H Animal Information Letters

Information was mailed, if you did not receive a letter, please let us know, it means you were not signed up for an animal project on 4-H Online.

2024 Polk County Market Beef Weigh Tag DNA Letter (mailed 1-3-24)

2024 State Horse Show Entry (emailed )

2024 Polk County Animal Identification Guide

2024 Polk County 4-H Animal Exhibitor Information Letter

2024 Polk County 4-H Deadline & Event Calendar Calendar

2024 YQCA Registration Guideline


2024 Youth Quality Care of Animals (YQCA) Polk County Exhibitor Letter 

Must pre-register before attending at this site - YQCA Sign Up  You may also use the sign-up site to participate in the training online at any time.

Please follow these links to:

Get Your Instructor-led YQCA Certification (in-person class)

Get Your Web-Based YQCA Certification

Test Out Certification Instructions (only available for youth 12 and 15 years of age on Dec. 31)

Shows & Clinics

State Horse Show

Nebraska State Fair

Aksarben Stock Show

Animal Science Ownership Affidavits

An ownership affidavit must be filled out for every animal to be shown at the county and/or state fair with the exception of Llama's, rabbits, dogs, cats & small pets.  Clover Kids are not required to have an ownership affidavit on file unless the animal will be shown by a traditional 4-H member. 

State Fair Livestock Identification and Nomination Requirements (2023)

The below Identification Forms are for County Only Animals!

Polk County 4-H Animal Fair Pre-Entry Information

2024 Bucketcalf Information Sheet

2024 Bucketcalf Record Sheet