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  • Important Tips For Showmanship Competition

    By definition, showman is a person having a special skill for presenting something in a dramatic way. Showmanship is the skill or ability of a show...
  • The Art of Showmanship

    In the last fifteen years there has been an exponential increase in the number of youth that have chosen to show livestock. Many enter shows with g...
  • The Return To Showing

    Showing livestock is a passion of many youth in the livestock industry.  These young men and women spend their days in preparation for show day by ...
  • What's Needed To Keep Goats

    Funny story, my family and I live next door to a meat processing plant.  So, every now and then we get asked if we can keep the occasional animal u...
  • Rules for Showmanship

    So you've decided to enter the showmanship class at the big event coming up!  How do you prepare? We've put together a few rules that can help you ...
  • Show Kid Personalities

    What Type of Show Kid Are You? Show kids are absolutely the Best of the Best!  But, there are several “types” of Show Kids.  Which one are you?   J...
  • Control What You Can and Forget the Rest

    Stock Show Things I CAN NOT Control There are somethings that are just out of your control, spending time and energy on these things is counterprod...
  • Why SciZyme?

    ARE YOU READY FOR THE HEAT? Excess ammonia is not good for you, your animals or your A/C unit. If you have cooler rooms or barns where ...
  • What Equipment Do You Need to Feed and Exhibit Your Lamb

    Essential Equipment  • stiff brush to clean water troughs; • shovel to clean pens; • trimming table that measures 45 inches long, 20 inches wide an...
  • Sheep Gestation Calendar

    Sheep Gestation Calendar for January - March Breedings Based on 147 day Gestation Period Date of Breeding Est. Delivery Date Da...
  • Things to Consider Prior to Buying Your Show Lamb

    Four main considerations before you visit a farm to pick out your project lamb. Breeder Reputation – are they honest and trustworthy?  Will they se...
  • Showmanship Expectations

    Showmanship: Showmanship can be defined by an effective presentation of your lamb.  You are judged on your ability to: Control your lamb Present...