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FFA Sheep

The 2020 State Fair FFA contests have been canceled, and it has been determined that an alternative or virtual event is not feasible. Check back in the winter and spring for updated information about the 2021 fair. To get the latest State Fair competition news in your inbox, join our email list.

2020 FFA Sheep

  • FFA Sheep Premium Book Section (PDF)
  • FFA Sheep Entry Form (PDF)

Registration 2020

Registration closes at 4:30 p.m. on the dates below, or earlier if barn capacity is reached.

  • Opens: Monday, June 22
  • Mail-in Entry Deadline: Monday, Aug. 10
  • Online Entry Deadline: Monday, Aug. 10

Entry Lists

  • FFA Breeding Sheep
  • FFA Market Lambs & Commercial Breeding Ewes


Entry: $10 per animal

Judge List

  • All Other Meat Breeds: Chris Meyer, Arenzville, Ill.*
  • All Other Wool Breeds: Chris Meyer, Arenzville, Ill.*
  • Babydoll Southdown: Chris Meyer, Arenzville, Ill.*
  • Columbia: Chris Meyer, Arenzville, Ill.*
  • Corriedale: Chris Meyer, Arenzville, Ill.*
  • Dorset: Chris Meyer, Arenzville, Ill.*
  • Hampshire: Chris Meyer, Arenzville, Ill.*
  • Market Lambs & Commercial Breeding Ewes: Tim Hubbard, Lamont, Okla.
  • Natural Colored: Chris Meyer, Arenzville, Ill.*
  • Rambouillet: Chris Meyer, Arenzville, Ill.*
  • Southdown: Chris Meyer, Arenzville, Ill.*
  • Suffolk: Chris Meyer, Arenzville, Ill.*

Divisions are listed alphabetically, not in show order. *Invited, not yet confirmed.

Arrival & Departure Window

Arrival: Friday, Sept. 4, 4 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Departure: Monday, Sept. 7, 1-5 p.m.


(Schedule is subject to change)

Saturday, Sept. 5 • Christensen Pavilion

  • 8 a.m. – FFA Breeding Wool Sheep – New Fashion Pork (East) Ring
    All Other Wool Breeds, Babydoll Southdown, Columbia, Corriedale, Natural Colored, Rambouillet
  • 1:30 p.m. – FFA Market Sheep – New Fashion Pork (East) Ring
    FEO, Commercial Breeding Ewes, Market Lambs

Sunday, Sept. 6 • Christensen Pavilion

  • 8 a.m. – FFA Breeding Meat Sheep – New Fashion Pork (East) Ring
    Dorset, Hampshire, Suffolk
  • 1 p.m. – FFA Breeding Meat Sheep – New Fashion Pork (East) Ring
    All Other Meat Breeds, Southdown

Monday, Sept. 7 • Compeer Arena

  • 10 a.m. – FFA Supreme Champions selection and Parade of Champions Awards Program
    FFA Beef Supreme Champion, FFA Dairy Supreme Champion, FFA Sheep Supreme Champion, FFA Swine Supreme Champion


Questions or concerns?

For further information, please contact or 651-288-4417.