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Montgomery County Fair July 22-26, 2021

PDF outlining changes with maps


Concession Stand Shift Sign Up

Fair Entry

Fair Entry "How To Enter" Video

Fair Entry Link

July 1 - Livestock entry deadline

  • All livestock must be enter WITH EAR TAG numbers by July 1
  • check fair book for limit on # of entries per species/class
  • Youth may move PREREGISTERED (July 1) animals among youth of the same household at the scales
  • July 1 is a firm deadline no acceptions

July 11th deadline to enter inside exhibits

  • Pre-entering exhibits allows us to speed up check-in, ribbon money calculations, and the food sale
  • Youth may still exhibit an INSIDE exhibit they did not pre-enter but should come early to fill a card out by hand

Bucket Calf

Bucket Calf Questions

Calf Anatomy Coloring Page

Cow Stomach Anatomy

Bucket Calf ID Equipment


Poultry - Testing is BACK!


Poultry Testing is back
For a few years there has been an antigen shortage but for 2021 poultry testing will be required for anyone planning to show at fairs! Testing is FREE. Youth can attend any of these free test dates across the district:
• June 24th at 4-H swine
building, Riverside Park,
Independence 4:30-6:30
• July 7th at Fredonia fair
grounds 4-6 p.m.
• July 13th Girard fair
grounds 5-7 p.m.

Chicken Anatomy




County Horse Show

June 17th @ Pippin Arena - Independence

County Horse Show Entry Form

2021 SE District 4-H Horse Show Entry Form

June 29, 2021 at Parsons State Hospital Arena, Start time is 9:00. Click HERE to register. Cost is $5 per class. 

Any youth 9 and older may attend state this year. New Date to complete Level I testing to ride at state is July 15th

Level I written test $5
Level I riding test $5

Call 4-H agent Katie Townsend for study materials and to set up a time to take the tests

Identification Paperwork (pdf form fillable) 

LINK to KS 4-H Horse page

KS 4-H Horse Rule Book  

Horse Anatomy



 Rabbit Anatomy

2020 RHVD2 rabbit disease protocol for county fair



Sheep Anatomy



Swine Anatomy

Swine Ear Notching Information



Goat Showmanship

Goat Anatomy


Foods and Preservation

K-State Judging Guidelines

Foods Judging Guidelines

Recorded Food Judges Training - Great for kids wanting to learn what the judges looks for!

Preservation Food Labels canning jars 1x2.58

Preservation Food Labels canning jars 2x4

Regular Food Labels for bottom of plate (address label size)


Pressing leaves & compiling a notebook




State Fair Judging Criteria

Example Photography Judging Criteria
Photo mounting Instructions

Learn/Practice Photography Judging 


SpaceTech Forms

Rocketry HP/MP
Unmanned Arial Systems (drones)



Clothing Judging/Style Review

MODELING results

Construction form

Buymanship form

Style Review- Descriptions


State Fair Information

State Fair Tickets and Parking

Fair Board Members

President: Craig Newby

Vice-President: Jeff Culver

Secretary: Sharon Ward

Treasurer: Jackie Chandler

Other Members:

Joel Keene, Trisha Snyder, Tony Henry, Ashley Pippin, Nancy Evans, Liz Schwatken, Travis Lee. Darrell DeTar, Angela Edwards, Mikelynn Allen

4-H Council Representatives:

Ashley Chandler, Sarah Schwatken, Hannah Graybill


Fairground Location

Riverside Park, Independence, Ks

Main 4-H building is located HERE