4-H and FFA exhibitors showing market steers or heifers at the Lancaster County Super Fair, Nebraska State Fair, and/or Ak-Sar-Ben 4-H Stock Show must identify and weigh in their projects at this event.
4-H’ers planning on exhibiting market beef at State Fair or Ak-Sar-Ben must have DNA sampled. There is a $6 per head charge. It is encouraged to have DNA pulled at the time of weigh-in. Exhibitors have until April 1 to identify, weigh, and pull DNA on any market beef that may go to State Fair or Ak-Sar-Ben.
Please note all other market livestock (swine, sheep, and market goats) possibly going to Nebraska State Fair or Ak-Sar-Ben will need to be DNA sampled by June 15.