Livestock and Backyard Buddies

Rochelle Wilking, Husser, Brittany

Poultry Bleeding and Rabbit Tattoos

When: January 16th at 3:00 pm

Where: Shady Park in Central

If you plan to show poultry this year you must attend the poultry bleeding to get health papers to show at the LSU shows. Dr. Rachel Anderson will be conducting the bleeding. All rabbits must be tattooed. If your rabbit needs to be tattooed please attend. This is a good opportunity to learn from older exhibitors about showing your project if you need help in the poultry and rabbit projects .

Exhibitor/ Family Agreement

To show this year at the LSU shows, all families must sign the Exhibitor/Family agreement. Please sign before the parish livestock show and bring to the show, or email to rwilking@agcenter.lsu.edu before the show.

Livestock Show Exhibitor Family Agreement Form

Parish Livestock Show

January 23rd at Parker Coliseum, Baton Rouge, LA

Parish Show Schedule for Families

Area Map Loading and Unloading Animals

  • Shavings will not be available please bring your own shavings
  • All animals will be allowed to arrive at 7:00 am on January 23, 2021
  • Mask are required for all individuals attending and participating in the parish livestock show
  • A vet will attend the Parish Livestock Show to write health papers for the exhibitors
  • If you have not turned in all your registration papers for your animal(s) please do so ASAP

South Central District Show

February 3rd – 6th at Lamar Dixon, Gonzales, LA

Attached is a revised District Livestock Show Schedule. The South Central District Livestock Show will be combining with the South East District Livestock Show this year.

South Central District Schedule

LSU State Show

February 13th – 20th at Lamar Dixon, Gonzales, LA

Please see State Livestock Show Schedules for each species and combined species schedule. There have been some revisions to the schedules. Schedules are subject to changes based on any updates to state COVID 19 guidelines.

The Swine schedule includes an explanation of why we have planned for two days of qualifying/sifting which may change based on numbers qualified at district shows. We are also working on show committee assignments and hope to have a list of superintendent needs by the end of week. This may be confusing to our exhibitors, but in order to plan for all possibilities we had to schedule for the worst case scenario which is subject to change at any point.

Entry fees:

$40 per exhibitor for large animal (due at State show by check or money order)


State Rabbit Show

March 5th – 6th at Evacuation Facility, LSU Alexandria Campus

Registration Deadline is February 4, 2021

March 5 - Rabbits may enter building 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
March 6 - Barn will open 6:30 am
Check in 7:00 am - 8:30 am
Judging begins 9:00 am (order of breeds will be posted that morning
Premier exhibitor & Showmanship begins 9:15am.

State Rabbit Show Rules

Premier Exhibitor

  • District Premier Exhibitor Contest
    Registration is not needed for District Premier Exhibitor. All youth (must be in high school to win) are encouraged to participate in Premier Exhibitor as this prepares them for the state contest.
  • State Premier Exhibitor Contest
    Who: 9th- 12th grade youth
    Deadline is January 25, 2021
    Please email registration to your 4-H Agent.

Premier Exhibitor Registration Form

Goat Educational Trip

Who: 12-year-old and up

Great Opportunity for goat exhibitors, please make sure to get your application in at the show.

Goat Trip Rules

Goat Trip Application

Master Goat Producer Class

Registration deadline February 24, 2021

For club updates and deadlines, please download the remind app and join the class. The class code is @stockebr4h

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