February 7

UK Dairy Preview Day

UK Campus & Coldstream Dairy


March 14

State 4-H Dairy Jeopardy Contest

 Registration Deadline:  February 27

Barren County Extension Office


April 6-8

Kentucky National Show and Sale

KFEC, Louisville


April 22

4-H Dairy Cow Camp

Barren County



Dairy U:  Know Before You Show

Burley Fields Livestock Center


June 1

Deadline for Kentucky 4-H Non-ownership Program

June 1

Dairy Animal Ownership Deadline

June 3

Harrodsburg District Dairy Show

Mercer Co. Fairgrounds

9:30 AM

June 5

State 4-H Dairy Judging Contest

UK Coldstream Dairy

9:00 AM

June 10

Edmonton District Dairy Show

Metcalfe Co. Fairgrounds

9:00 AM CT

June 12-13

Kentucky Jr. Livestock Expo East



June 23-24

Western Rivers Kentucky Jr. Livestock Expo

William “Bill” Cherry Ag/Expo Center, Murray


July 1

Liberty District Dairy Show

Casey Co. Fairgrounds

10:00 AM

July 10

Kentucky State Fair Livestock Entry Deadline


July 13

Horse Cave District Dairy Show

Burley Fields Livestock Center

9:30 AM CT

July 19

Tollesboro District Dairy Show

Tollesboro Fairgrounds


July 21-22

Kentucky Junior Livestock Expo

L.D. Brown Ag. Center, Bowling Green



Advanced 4-H Dairy Judging Workshops

 (These will be held on Saturdays)

To Be Announced


August 16


KY State Fair Dairy Skillathon & Pizza Party


7:00 PM

August 17-18

KY State Fair 4-H/FFA Dairy Shows



August 17

Advanced 4-H Dairy Judging Workshop



September 18

PA All-American Invitational 4-H Dairy Judging Contest

Harrisburg, PA


October 1-5

National 4-H Dairy Conference

Registration Deadline: August 1, 2017

Madison, WI


October 2

National 4-H Dairy Judging Contest

World Dairy Expo

Madison, WI


October 21

Dare to Dairy

UK Coldstream Dairy

9:00 AM

November 3-4

North American Invitational 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl Contest

KFEC Louisville, KY




North American Invitational Dairy Judging Contests

KFEC Louisville, KY