In this section, we have assembled all the information you will need for entering the Youth Swine Show.

We encourage you to check out all the information in regards to the show. We also ask you to review the General Information.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR YOUTH LIVESTOCK EXHIBITORS:

ALL STUDENTS THAT ARE ENTERED IN THE 2018 FLORIDA STATE FAIR YOUTH SHOW MUST HAVE COMPLETED THE ETHICS TRAINING TO SHOW AN ANIMAL AT THE 2018 FLORIDA STATE FAIR.

  • YOUTH EXHIBITING AT OTHER FLORIDA FAIRS SHOULD CHECK THAT SPECIFIC FAIR'S RULES FOR ETHICS QUALIFICATIONS.
  • THE LAST WORKSHOP OFFERED FOR EXHIBITORS SHOWING AT THE 2018 FLORIDA STATE FAIR WILL BE JANUARY 15, 2018 AT RIVERVIEW HIGH SCHOOL IN RIVERVIEW, FLORIDA 33569.

Please note: Even though you have attended an Ethics Workshop in the past, your certification number may have expired. Be sure to check your certification number to be sure it is still valid. For the 2017/2018 Fair Season - Certification Numbers starting with 16, 17, or 18 are current and valid (for example: 16FSF0001, 17FSF1111 or 18FSF2222). All other numbers have expired and exhibitors will be required to attend a workshop.

You may check your current certification number by clicking on the Ethics Search tab. You must have given us your name and city to be able to check for your certification number on the website.

Check the Ethics page for information, times, dates on the Youth Livestock Show Ethics and Animal Care Workshops that will be held around the state. Please check this site periodically for newly scheduled workshops.

Youth Swine Show Rules
Youth Swine Entry Form

PLEASE NOTE - YOUTH MARKET HOGS ARE NOT REQUIRED TO HAVE AN OFFICIAL CERTIFICATE OF VETERINARY INSPECTION (OCVI)

All exhibitors must be PQA certified to participate at the 2018 Florida State Fair. PQA deadline for certification is December 1, 2017. The class is available on-line at www.pork.org/youth-pqa-plus/

Swine Skilathon Manual

Youth Livestock Market Record Book

Project Essay Information for Record Book - *** Please Note: This page is needed to complete your Florida State Fair Record Book.

Youth Swine Ask Me Talks Script Form

Youth Swine Ask Me Talks Judging Rubric

Educational Poster Judging Criteria

Youth Swine Showmanship Guidelines

Chapter/Club Appointed Showman Form

 

2018 Florida State Fair

February 8-19, 2018
until the Fair

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION!!

 

2018 Agribusiness Schedule of Events

Click Here for Link to USDA Farm Service Agency Youth Farm Loans