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Butler County

Livestock Project Information

Starting with the 2018 - 2019 4-H year - All project enrollment deadline is May 1st. This includes all animals. Market and Breeding are no longer separated out on enrollment. Respective tagging/weighing deadlines must still be met.

Required Weigh/Tag Dates to Exhibit at the Butler County Fair

Market Beef (Steer and Heifer) - Saturday, March 2nd, 2019 (9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.)

Market Sheep, Market Meat Goat & Market Dairy Wethers - 2 date options to choose from:

    • April 26th, 2019 - 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. OR
    • May 1st, 2019 - 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

REMINDER: YQCA is REQUIRED to be Eligible to Exhibit ALL ANIMAL EXHIBITS (Except Horses) at the Butler County 4-H Fair.

• 7 Year Olds MUST attend an Instructor-Led Training
• 8-18 Year Olds MUST attend a Instructor-Led Training OR PASS a Web-Based Training.

Complete YQCA information can be found at: YQCA




  • 2019 Beef Tagging Letter Mailed February 1st, 2019
  • 2019 Market Lamb, Meat Goat, Dairy Wether form will be out in early April


Forms - Required for Butler County 4-H Fair



  • Look for Poultry Testing information to come out in May or June