4-H Livestock Project Information
2021 Livestock Tagging/Ownership Requirements for Cowley County 4-H
All market beef must be weighed and tagged at the official weigh-in day Sunday, March 7, 2021.
Registered Breeding Beef:
All registered breeding heifers must be registered in the 4-H members name by May 1, 2021.
Commercial Breeding Beef:
All commercial breeding heifers must be nominated using the Cowley County 4-H Livestock Identification Form by May 1, 2021. Heifers who were previously tagged at the county weigh-in day do not need to complete the Livestock Identification Form.
Sheep, Meat Goats and Swine:
Must be must be weighed and tagged at the official weigh-in day Tuesday, April 27, 2021.
May be tagged at small livestock tagging day April 27, 2021. MUST be owned by May 31, 2021.
Dairy Goats must be owned or leased by May 1, 2021. Complete the Dairy Goat Lease and Identification Form and turn in to the Cowley County Extension Office.
Complete 4-H Grade Dairy Cattle and Leasing Form by June 15, 2021.
Complete Horse ID Certificate and signed by Extension Agent by May 1, 2021. MUST be the original form and pictures must be included.
Check out the following videos for helpful information about feeding, training and showing your market livestock projects.
Sheep Showmanship (coming soon!)
Swine Showmanship (coming soon!)