The Iowa State University Department of Animal Science and 2013 Livestock Judging Team will again sponsor the ISU Livestock Judging Camp being held June 10 -12, 2013. The camp is designed for youth ages 12-18 that are interested in building their knowledge on the principles of market and breeding evaluation of sheep, cattle, and hogs, as well as oral reasons. Youth will also learn the importance of performance data and how to interpret and incorporate data into a set of reasons. Also, current members of the 2013 ISU Livestock Judging Team will work one on one with the participants on oral reasons.
All activities will be held on the Iowa State University campus.Attendants will be housed in campus dorms and meals will be provided. All persons attending will need to bring their own toiletry items as well as bedding (i.e. linens, pillows, etc.). Cost of attendance is $200.00 per individual for the three day camp. This fee includes meals, lodging, awards, judging manual, DVD, as well as a t-shirt.
Additional information can be found by following the links below. For more information contact Jon De Clerck at email@example.com or 515-294-5910.