4-Hers and FFA members planning to show market Beef for the 2016 4-H year have one last option for the required I.D. and weigh-in. Weigh-in date is Saturday, February 27, 2:00-3:00 PM, CT, at Valentine Livestock Auction. Cattle need 4-H tags prior to weigh-in. Tags can be picked up at the Extension Office and will cost $1.25.
- ID sheets will need to be filled out and turned in at weigh-in. They are available at the Extension Office.
- If you are considering showing at Ak-Sar-Ben or State Fair, a DNA sample will need to be taken. There is a $6 per head charge to submit the sample. EID tags are also required.
- A Bill of Sale, available at the Extension Office, will be need to be provided even if the cattle are owned by the family.