Livestock Exhibitor Information

Will you be joining us in January for the Super Bowl of Livestock Shows? Below you will find all the information you need. If there is something you can’t find, please email us: livestock@nationalwestern.com or call: 303-299-5559.

premiumbook_cover (2)The 2015 Livestock Premium Book is now available online and is arranged by breed or competition.

You now have two options for livestock entry:
1. Submit Livestock Entries Online (Available Oct 1st)
2. Download and print the PDFs here.
You may fill out, sign and mail with entry fees to:
National Western Stock Show
Attn: Livestock Office
4655 Humboldt Street
Denver, CO 80216-2818

Phone: 303-299-5559
Fax: 303-293-5299

Online 2015 Premium Book 
Download changes for the 2015  Jr. Market Show

The NATIONAL WESTERN STOCK SHOW Will Implement the Following Changes

For the 2015 National Western Junior Market Shows!

** These changes are in addition to the General Rules and Health Requirements for the Show!

1.       JUNIOR MARKET SHOW IN GENERAL:

a.       The participant, immediate family (father, mother, brothers and sisters only) in whose name the animal is owned and any junior exhibitor entered in the Junior Market show, will be allowed to help wash, groom and fit the animal after arriving on National Western Stock Show grounds.  Participant must be present during any feeding, fitting and processing.  Anyone found in violation of this rule may be subject to immediate disqualification without recourse.  Family members will be issued wrist bands from the Livestock Office.

b.       All sale animals will be drug tested.  All non sale animals are subject to random testing.

c.        Exhibitor must be present for weigh card turn in and check-in/processing.

d.       All Junior Market Steer, Lamb and Goat Exhibitors will need to request a DNA kit.  (one kit per animal)  You may go to www.nationalwestern.com/livestock  and order your DNA kit/s.

 

2.       JUNIOR MARKET STEER SHOW:

a.       The DNA/ownership/nomination date is September 20, 2014.

b.       The entry deadline is November 1, 2014.

c.        DNA hair sample only!  Please go to our web-site to order your DNA/nomination kit/s.

d.       **NEW – Each exhibitor may enter 10 head and bring 4 head.

e.        There will now be a Blow‘n Go Showmanship Contest the night before the Junior Market Steer Show.  There will be a separate judge for the Showmanship Show.  This is a part of the Premier Exhibitor Contest.

f.        NEW for the 2015 show: we will be offering breed divisions for the Jr. Market Steer show.  It will take 7 processed to make a breed.  Look to our website at www.nationalwestern.com/livestock  for more details.  The breed classes that we will offer this year are Hereford, Angus, Shorthorn, Charolais, Maine-Anjou, Simmental and Chianina.  Percentage cattle will go into the Crossbred division.

g.       There will be no Market Heifer show starting with the 2015 show.

3.  JUNIOR MARKET SWINE SHOW:

a.       One bag of shavings will be included with every entry.  Additional shavings must be purchased from the National Western Feed Office.  NO outside shavings will be allowed.

b.       Weigh cards will be turned in this year and will be a 5% weigh back on the top 4-5 in each class.  Weight/s will be 240-280. The re-weigh variance will be 5%, not 5 lbs.

c.        REMINDER!!  The Junior Market Swine Show is a Crossbred and Purebred show with registration papers required by the NSR/NJSA and Team Purebred.  The registration papers MUST be transferred to the Jr. Exhibitor’s name only by December 1!

d.       **NEW – Exhibitors may enter up to 4 head in the draw.  If an exhibitor makes the draw, they may order up to 6 more DNA packets.  Exhibitor may only bring 2 head to show.

4.    JUNIOR MARKET LAMBS:

a.       The ownership date is November 1, 2014, same as the entry deadline.

b.       Weigh cards will be turned in this year and will be a 5% weigh back on the top 4-5 in each class.   Weight/s will be 105 with no max.  The re-weigh variance will be 5%, not 5 lbs.

c.        **NEW – The exhibitor may enter up to 10 Lambs but may only bring 4.

d.       DNA hair sample only!  Please go to our web-site to order your DNA kit/s.

e.        One bag of shavings will be included with every entry.  Additional shavings must be        purchased from the National Western Feed Office.  NO outside shavings will be allowed.

5.   JUNIOR MARKET GOATS:

a.       The ownership date is November 1, 2014, same as the entry deadline.

b.       Weigh cards will be turned in this year and will be a 5% weigh back on the top 4-5 in each class.  Weight/s will be 50-125.  The re-weigh variance will be 5%, not 5 lbs.

c.        ** NEW – The exhibitor may enter up to 10 goats but may only bring 4.

d.       DNA hair sample only!  Please go to our web-site to order your DNA kit/s.

e.        One bag of shavings will be included with every entry.  Additional shavings must be    purchased from the National Western Feed Office.  NO outside shavings will be allowed.

For additional information contact the National Western Livestock Office

edorsey@nationalwestern.com or 303-299-5559

To learn more about the NW Collegiate Judging Contest or to register, [Click Here]
January 24, 2015

January 22, 2015

January 21, 2015

Dynamic Charolais Pen Show Champions Named at 2015 National Western
Shorthorn Breed Recognizes Outstanding Breeder During Pen Show
Champions Selected During National Hereford Female Show

January 16, 2015

Brothers Select Champions at National Western Angus Female Show
Champion Pens Selected During Maine-Anjou Pen Show
National Champions Named During Hereford Pen and Carload Show

January 15, 2015

National Western Stock Show Named Best Major Livestock Show in the 2015 Best of the Barns
Magness Brings Top Limousin and Lim-Flex Bulls to the 2015 National Western
Junior Angus Show Champions Named During National Western

January 14, 2015

Champions Named at National Western Braunvieh Show
Junior Market Goat Championship Drive Highlights Significance of Family
Champion Bulls Selected During Angus Super Point Roll of Victory Show
Champion Percentage and Fullblood Boer Goats Selected
Champion Limousins Named During National Medal of Excellence Show

Online Entries

RESULTS

 Canadian Livestock Exhibitors

Please read the 2015 VS Requirements for Re-entry into Canada here

 DON’T FORGET!

Check the Premium Book for updated Health Regulations


Contact Us

  • 303-299-5559
  • 303-293-5299
  • livestock@nationalwestern.com
  • National Western
    Attn: Livestock
    4655 Humboldt St.
    Denver, CO 80216
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