Beef shows

Events are open to 4-H asnd FFA members showing livestock, unless otherwise noted. See links for additional information.


 July 2014

Aug 1-Aug 2, 2014, North Central Missouri Fair, North Central Missouri Fair Grounds, Trenton, MO. For more information contact  Blake Baugher, 660-359-7091 for Livestock, Michelle Show, 660-359-2261, ext. 112 for Courtyard, and Rick Hull, 660-359-1389, Entertainment or Betty Spickard, 660-359-4040, Ext 4.  or

Friday, August 1, 2014

  • Cattle arrive 8 am-8 pm
  • Ladies lead, pee wee, breeding sheep show, market lamb in livestock pavilion, 9 am
  • FFA Cookshack open 10 am-10 pm
  • Sign in for ATV and dirt bike motorcross races, Grandstand, 4:30 pm
  • ATV & dirt bike motorcross races at Grandstand, 7 pm, (admission $15 pit pass, $10 adults, $5 for children, ages 6-12, children 5 & under free)
  • Country Showdown in Courtyard, 7:30 pm, (bring lawn chairs)
  • Weigh steers, 8-9 pm

Saturday, August 2, 2014

  • FFA Cookshack open for breakfast, 8 am-10 pm
  • Register for horse show at North Missouri Saddle Club grounds, 8-8:45 am
  • Horse Show, North Missouri Saddle Club Grounds, 9 am
  • Beef bucket calf show, beef breeding show, steer show in livestock pavilion, 9 am
  • Second Annual FFA Baby Show in Courtyard, 10 am
  • Arm wrestling at Grandstand 1 pm, (admission $4)
  • Demolition derby check in through high school parking lot, 4 pm
  • Demolition derby at Grandstand, 7 pm (admission $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 6-12, children 5 and under free)

Carnival Nightly, July 29 to August 2, 2014

August 2014


 August 7-17, 2014, Missouri State Fair, Missouri State Fair Grounds, Sedilla, MO.   Beef Show Schedule. For more information contact Missouri State Fair at 660-530-5600.

 August 28-September 1, 2014, Northwest Missouri State Fair, Northwest Missouri State Fair Grounds,  800 S. 8th St., Bethany, MO.   To speed up the registration process, a form is now available on here to print off and fill in before arrival.  Form.  For more information contact 660-425-6951 or Northwest Missouri State Fair.  For further information contact Livestock Superintendents, Gary Hill, 660-439-2191, Brandi Ellis, 660-261-4242 or Kyla Findley, 660-425-1761.  For information about the Ranch Rodeo and Youth Rodeo, contact Shane Tharp, 660-373-1357

Thursday, Aug 28, 2014

  • Parade, 6 pm
  • Ranch Rodeo, 7 pm, BTC Arena, (Bring Lawn Chairs) (Free Admission)

Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

  • Hogs Arrival time, 3-9pm
  • Rabbits Arrival time, 2 pm
  • Sheep Arrival Time, 5-9 pm
  • Beef Arrival time, 5-9 pm or must be in place by 10 am Sat. Aug 30
  • Goats Arrival time, 8-10 am
  • Weigh Time, Goats, 10 am
  • Weigh Time, Hogs, 7-10 pm
  • Exhibitors Meeting, 10:45 am
  • Pee-Wee Goat Show, 11 am
  • Goat Show, Immediatley following
  • Rabbit Show, 6 pm
  • Kids Pedal Tractor Pull, 6 pm, John Rose, Chairman, Family Entertainment Pavilion
  • Tractor Pull, 7:30 pm, Grandstand

Saturday, Aug 30, 2014

  • Beef Arrival time, 5-9 pm on Friday or must be in place by 10 am Sat. Aug 30
  • Poultry (Fowl must be in place by 10 am, Sat.
  • Weigh Time, Sheep, 8 am
  • Weigh Time, Beef 3 pm
  • Exhibitors Meeting 8 am
  • Pee-Wee Hog Show, 8:15 am
  • Breeding Hog Show, Immediatley following
  • Market Hogs, Immediatley following
  • Fowl Show, 1 pm
  • Pee-Wee Sheep Show, Immediatley following
  • Breeding Sheep Show, Immediately following
  • Market Sheep Show, Immediately following
  • Eighth Annual Antique Tractor Pull, registration 9-10 am (Contact Tyler Fenimore, 660-425-4823)
  • Eighth Annual Antique Tractor Pull, 11 am
  • Chris Cagle, 7:30 pm, Grandstand

Sunday, Aug 31, 2014

  • Pee-Wee Calf Show 12 Noon
  • Breeding Beef, Immediately following
  • Market Steers, Immediately following
  • FMX Dirt Bike Daredevils, 2 pm, Grandstand
  • Car Races, 8 pm, Grandstand

Monday, Sept. 1, 2014

  • Livestock Sale, 9 am
  • Youth Rodeo, registration 9 am (BTC Bank Arena)
  • Youth Rodeo, 10 am (BTC Bank Arena)
  • Demolition Derby 12:30 pm, Grandstand
  • Car Races, 8 pm, Grandstand


September 2014

  September 4-November 15, 2014, American Royal, 1701 American Royal Court, Kansas City, MO.For more infomation contact American Royal, 816-221-9800.

  September 7, 2014, Buchanan County livestock Show, Andrew County Fairgrounds.  Beef, swine, sheep, goats, poultry and rabbits, show is open to all 4-H & FFA member in good standing, the sale is open to only 4-H & FFA members in Andrew, Buchanan, Clinton & DeKalb counties.  For more information contact the Buchanan County Extension Office, Julie Schmitt, 816-279-1691.

  Sept 25- 28, 2014-Ak-Sar-Ben's River City Rodeo & Stock Show, 8707 West Center Road, Suite 101, Omah, NE 68124, 402-554-9600 4-H Stock Show, Market Beef DNA due in Extension Offices, April 15th; to Ak-Sar-Ben Office by April 21st.  Market Lamb, Swine, Meat Goat and Feeder Calves to Extension Office fy June 15 & to Ak-Sar-Ben Office by June 20th.  Entry into Ak-Sar-Ben 4-H Stock Show by August 11 to Extension Office & August 15, on-line & hard copy to Ak-Sar-Ben Office.  For more information contact Bud Beedle, Ak-Sar-Ben 4-H Stock Show Director, 402-554-9600, ext 111 or

 October 2014

September 4-November 15, 2014, American Royal, 1701 American Royal Court, Kansas City, MO.For more infomation contact American Royal, 816-221-9800.

 November 2014

 Nov. 8-21, 2014,  North American International Livestock Exposition, 937 Phillips Lane, Louisville, KY. For more inforamtion, contact

September 4-November 15, 2014, American Royal, 1701 American Royal Court, Kansas City, MO.For more infomation contact American Royal, 816-221-9800.

January 2015

Jan. 10-25, 2015,  National Western Stock Show, National Western Complex, 4655 Humboldt St., Denver Co. For more information contact National Western Stock Show,  330-297-1166 or

Jan. 16-Feb. 7, 2015, Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo,  3400 Burnett-Tandy Drive, Forth Worth, TX. For more information contact Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo, 816-877-2400 or


 Fitting Clinic, Show Clinic's etc

   March 22, 2014, Swine & Bucket Calf Show Clinic, Mildred Litton 4-H/FFA Community Building, Chillicothe, MO 9 am to 12 noon.  $5 pre-registration due by March 19 ($8 after 3/19 and at the door)  Registration form.

   March 22, 2014, 2014 Showstock Clinic, North Missouri Livestock Auction-Milan, 9 am to 1 pm.  Speakers will cover, Meat Goats, Market Lambs, Market Swine, Beef & Bucket Calves.  Topics will include: Selection, Showmanship, Nutrition, Housing, handling, health concerns and show ring ethics.  We will have live animals there for practice!  Early Registration $10/person postmarked by March 14th.  Late Registration: $12 person (including day of event)  Lunch to be provided!  Make Checks payable to Sullivan County Extension.  Registration form.

  April 5, & 6, 2014, Stock Show U, Free Cattle Clinic, Missouri State Fairgrounds, Sedalia, MO.  Sponsored by The Missouri State Fair Foundation. All ages and skill levels are welcome from beginner to Advanced.  Participants will be place in groups of 8 to 12 students to one professor based on their level of experience.  Students will lear hands-on skills in show day fitting, daily hair care, showmanship and clipping.  Bring your calf and show supplies/equipment and learn from the best in the business.            For more information and to register,call 660-530-5620 or vist:   Schedule.

   May 2, 3 & 4, 2014, McCullough Fitting Clinic, Northwest Missouri Fair Grounds, Bethany, MO, hosted by Andrea Milligan & Teela Sadowsky.  Cost: 1 kid/1calf/1 chute-$130; 2 kids/2calves/2chutes $230.  Fee includes the cost of one on one instructions through the weekdend, one clinic tee-shirt and lunch on Saturday & Sunday for 2 people.  Extra meals may be purchased for $5 per person.  Each person is responsible for bringing their own show supplies, chute and beding and clean-up of stalls.  There are 20 spots for this clinic.  Please get your registration form and money in by Feb 25, 2014 as this will reserve your spot.  Money has to be paid in full.  For more information contact Andrea Milligan, 660-425-5642 or email or Teela Sadowsky, 660-868-0433.  Registration Form.