Purpose of the Livestock Association:

  • Members enrolled in beef, sheep, or swine projects may choose to also join the Livestock Association
  • The group meets regularly to conduct educational programs
  • Youth have the opportunity to show their animals at the County Fair or at other events
  • Members can become Youth Representatives of the Livestock Association
  • The Livestock Association plans and conducts the 4-H Livestock Sale at the County Fair

Grades: 3-13

Cost: Varies

Equipment Needed: Depends on the level of involvement.  Youth do not need to have access to an animal to participate.

Project Add Deadline: January 1st

Livestock General Meetings (meeting schedule subject to change)
Location: Ozaukee County Fairgrounds Pavilion, W67N866 Washington Ave, Cedarburg, WI 53012
2023-2024 Dates: 7:00-9:00pm on the following dates (dates & times to be confirmed)

  • September 18, 2023
  • November 20, 2023
  • January 15, 2024
  • March 18, 2024
  • May 20, 2024
  • June 17, 2024
  • June or July 2024 Area Animal Science Day
  • July 29, 2024 (Fairgrounds clean up & meeting, 6:30pm)

Livestock Board Meetings
Location: Northside of the Ozaukee County Fairgrounds Pavilion

  • October 16, 2023
  • December 18, 2023 (if needed)
  • February 19, 2024
  • April 15, 2024 (if needed)

Ozaukee County Livestock Project Resources:

Livestock Handbook 2023-2024
PEDv Factsheet
How to register for YQCA
Youth Rep Application FILLABLE

For more information, please contact:

Livestock Association Secretary at

Beef Project: Aaron Rathke at 920-838-0777 or

Sheep Project: Gail Kraus at 715-570-242 or

Swine Project: James Hoerchner at 262-689-3605 or