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Fair Information

The 2021 Doniphan County Fair will be July 24, & 26-30.

**Updated, July 1, 2021 - 2021 Fair  Schedule

Beef Weigh-in:  Saturday, March 20, 2021, 9 -11 a.m.

Sheep/Goat Weigh-in:  Sunday, April 25, 2021, 3-5 p.m.

Deadline for 4H Online Enrollment - May 1, 2021. 

Summary of Requirements

  • Market beef, sheep, and goats weighed in on appropriate dates.
  • All livestock tags purchased by May 1 and enrolled in appropriate project on 4-H Online
  • All horse papers due in the extension office by May 1.
  • All livestock tagged/identified by JUNE 1 and reported to Extension Office.
  • State fair animals nominated or otherwise entered/registered by appropriate deadlines.
  • State fair exhibitors completed YQCA certification by date of nomination or by June 15.
  • Pen/Stall requests turned in by deadline.

YQCA Certification for State Fair and KJLS Exhibitors

Starting in 2019, any 4-Hers who will show in the Kansas State Fair Grand Drive or Kansas Junior Livestock Show must complete YQCA training prior to nominating their animals and/or entering breeding livestock, or by June 15.  A copy of the child's certificate must be attached to nomination materials.

YQCA training must be done annually, either online or in-person, for all exhibitors 4-H age 8 and up.  12- and 15-year-olds have one chance to test out of the entire intermediate (12-14 year range) or senior (15-18 year range) requirements.  Training prices vary by type.

Pre-registration must be done by creating an account at www.YQCA.org (use your 4-H Online credentials) and enrolling all youth.  Prepayment with a credit card is required; please contact the office if other arrangements have to be made.

More detailed explanations and instructions are available:

Please contact the office for more information.

Livestock Identification Requirements for County and State Fair 

livestock             horses