State Cattle Working Contest
The youth cattle working contest develops youth skills in animal management and handling. Working as a team, youth efficiently process three stocker calves utilizing Beef Quality Assurance guidelines. Regional competitions are held in the spring throughout the state; the top teams from each region then compete at the State Youth Cattle Working Contest held in conjunction with the Junior Beef Roundup.
State Contest Date: Friday, April 19, 2019
Registration Deadline: Friday, March 15, 2019
Registration is $20 per team.
Event Location: Rockingham County Fair Grounds
Central Virginia - Thursday, March 27 2019 (15 team Max)
- 1:30 pm at Senterfitt and VA Livestock Radiant
Southern Piedmont - Friday, March 29, 2019 (15 team Max)
- 10am at Southern Piedmont AREC Blackstone
Southwest Virginia - Saturday March 30, 2019 (15 team Max)
- 9am Copenhaver Farms Meadowview
Shenandoah Valley - Thursday , April 4th (15 team Max)
- 9am Waynesboro Nursery Lyndhurst
New River Valley - Saturday April 13, 2019 (20 team Max)
- 9am G&G Livestock Fort Chiswell