Grant County Fair Cliff, NM
The How-To page is for livestock competitors or anyone interested in more information about specific topics like buying, management and showing of livestock. This information will assist the beginner livestock owner and 4-H youth, as well as the experienced FFA or adult just wanting specific information to polish their competition or to assist in feeding and managing their livestock. Click here for the 4-H page for more information.
"Training Your New Goat for the Show Ring"
"Preparing Sheep for the Winner's Circle"
"Blower Technique Show Cattle"
"Chicken Showmanship Demonstration"
"Showing FFA Pigs"
"4-H Bunny Presentation"
"Shearing and Fitting your Show Sheep"
"Showing Chickens For Beginners"
Below is a list of other topics that might be of interest. Remember, it is a good idea to discuss showing, management and care of your livestock with your 4-H agent, club leader or FFA advisor.
Washing and Drying Sheep Part 1
Washing and Drying Part 2
Shearing Part 1
Shearing Part 2
Training Lambs to Show
Teaching Lambs to Brace
Show Ring Preparation for your Lambs
What not to do when Handling Sheep
Selecting and Feeding Your Show Pigs
Showmanship Practices for Showing Hogs
Make Sure Hog Behaves in Show Ring
What Should Someone Look for in Baby Pigs
Techniques to Halter Break Your Calf
Components of Poultry Showmanship
Components of Showmanship Part 2
Poultry Showmanship Information