East Campus Judging Team cordially invites Vocational Agriculture Instructors, FFA Chapter Advisors, and 4-H Coaches to participate in the 28th Annual BHE Livestock Judging Contest to be held in late April at the Agriculture Arena Complex located at East Campus at 26230 Black Hawk Road Galva, IL 61434. Registration will be in the main building (Building A) from 7:15 – 8:00 a.m. The contest begins at 8:15 a.m. The contest will include two divisions to run simultaneously.
The reasons division will consist of ten classes: four beef, three swine, two sheep and one Boer goat doe with four sets of reasons, two beef, one swine and one sheep/goat. The questions division will include ten classes of placing with three sets of ten questions, one per beef, per swine and per sheep/goat. Performance data will be included when available.
The same teams and individuals may not compete in both the reasons and questions division. However, a school may enter teams and individuals in both divisions. A team will consist of four members with the three highest overall scores composing the team score. A team of three individuals may also compete.
All FFA team members must be current FFA Chapter members from the school they are entered. All 4-H team members must be from the same county and currently enrolled in 4-H and must not have completed a semester of college.
An entry fee of $60 per team will be charged in the reasons division which will cover contest expenses and the cost of the catered meal. Individuals may enter at a cost of $15.00 per contestant.
In the questions division an entry fee of $50 per team will be charged. Please note that the price of a meal is not included in the entry fee and therefore lunch will be on your own. An individual may enter at a cost of $12.50 per contestant.
If you have any questions or need additional information, please feel free to contact us at 309-854-1700 ext. 1834 for Jared Boyert or ext. 1837 for Lee Denzer. You may also contact us via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Lodging is available at the following locations:
Americ Inn: 309-856-7200
Quality Inn: 309-853-8800
Last updated 1/30/2015