University of Kentucky College of Agriculture

Showing Dairy Cattle

Showing dairy cattle can be a fun and rewarding part of the 4-H dairy animal project.  Animals both registered and grade need to be owned by the youth by June 1st.  All educational hours need to be completed by June 1st.  Listed below are some resources to help get you started showing dairy animals.


Dairy U:  Know Before U Show


District Dairy Show Information


District Dairy Show Entry Form


Grade Animal Certificate


Holstein Foundation Workbooks - Good resource material for those who need more information


Kentucky Department of Agriculture Dairy Show Information


Kentucky State Fair     Entry Deadline is July 10th


Kentucky State Fair Dairy Skill a thon Results


Livestock Safety for Kids


Preparing a Dairy Animal for Show


Uniform Scorecard for Judging Fitting and Showing