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The 2020 Minnesota State Fair is canceled. Learn more. See you Aug. 26 – Sept. 6, 2021!

Dairy Cattle

2020 Dairy Cattle

  • Dairy Cattle Premium Book Section (PDF)
  • Dairy Cattle 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. 3
  • Online Entry Deadline: Monday, Aug. 10

Register Online

Entry Lists:

  • Ayrshire
  • Brown Swiss
  • Guernsey
  • Holstein
  • Jersey
  • Milking Shorthorn
  • Red & White

Fees

Entry: $10 per animal

Judge List:

  • Ayrshire: Matt Henkes, Luana, Iowa
  • Brown Swiss: Joe Sparrow, Worthville, Ky.*
  • Guernsey: Brian Behnke, Brooklyn, Wis.*
  • Holstein: Mark Rueth, Oxford, Wis.*
  • Jersey: Philip Topp, Botkins, Ohio*
  • Milking Shorthorn: Matt Henkes, Luana, Iowa
  • Red & White: Brian Kelroy, DeForest, Wis.*

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

Arrival & Departure Window

Arrival: Monday, Aug. 31, 4 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Departure Window: Thursday, Sept. 3, 1-5 p.m.

SCHEDULE

Tuesday, Sept. 1 • Warner Coliseum

  • 9 a.m. – Open Class Dairy Cattle
    Guernsey, Milking Shorthorn (will run concurrently by class)
  • 10  a.m. – Open Class Dairy Cattle
    Ayrshire, Red & White

Wednesday, Sept. 2 • Warner Coliseum

  • 9 a.m. – Open Class Dairy Cattle
    Brown Swiss, Holstein, Jersey

Thursday, Sept. 3 • Warner Coliseum

  • 10 a.m. – Open Class Dairy Cattle
    Supreme Champion Selection

Results

Questions or concerns?

For further information, please contact competition@mnstatefair.org or 651-288-4417.