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Indiana Open Livestock Shows 2021

White County 4-H Open Swine Show

           This event will take place on Friday, June 25th beginning at 5 pm at the White County 4-H Fairgrounds. I have attached a flyer with more information, and anyone interested can register for the show at


AMSA Virtual Youth Meat Judging Summer Series 

             AMSA will be hosting our first virtual meat judging summer series (4 virtual meat judging contests) targeted to youth (3rd-12th grade, 4-H, FFA students, etc.).  Participants will compete in divisions based on their upcoming grade: Youth (3rd-7th grade) and Senior Division (8th-12th grade).  Divisions will be based on the grade the student is going into the upcoming academic year.  The contest will consist of 6 placing classes, 2 questions classes, quality grading (6) and 40 Retail Identification.  Participants will register via the AMSA website.

 Contest Dates

June 23, 2021

July 7, 2021

July 21, 2021

August 4, 2021

 Contests will be open for 48 hrs. and the participant must complete the contest and submit the electronic scantron within the contest time allotment.  Additional contest guidelines will be posted in the AMSA community platform in which the contests will be facilitated. 


Contests will be scored, and results will be posted to and the AMSA website the Monday following the contest.  All results across categories will be posted, but points will be earned on the overall ranking only. Count top 3 contest rank finishes.  Students placing 1 through 20 will receive rank points.  For example, 1st place will receive 20 points, 2nd = 19 points, etc.  The students will the five highest point totals will be eligible for awards.


Youth Division- Top five students receive awards

 1st- $500 scholarship, 2nd- $250, 3rd- $100, 4th- $100, 5th- $50; Top 5 receive a complimentary AMSA Youth Membership

Senior Division- Top five students receive awards

 1st- 1,500 scholarship, 2nd- $1,000 scholarship, 3rd- $750 scholarship, 4th- $500 scholarship, 5th- $250 scholarship; Top 5 receive a complimentary AMSA Youth Membership


To register for the virtual clinics/ contests:

 Click here to register!

 Registration Fee: $100 per participant  Registration Fee Includes: 4 Contest Registrations, Electronic Scantrons, and Summer Series T-Shirt

 Contest Eligibility:

Participants should be in 3rd-12th grade.

Participating in any of these contests does not impact eligibility for the in person National 4-H Contest.

 Virtual 4H/FFA Meat Judging (

If you have any additional questions please email



Southwestern Indiana Showdown 

Are you getting show fever like we are????

 The weather is warming up here in SW Indiana and show animals are growing! Show Season is upon us, my friends. We are just 52 days away from our 3-day showdown and registration is open!

 This year all animals will have to be registered online at You can pay online via card, or choose to pay CASH ONLY the day of the show. Make sure to enter your t-shirt size and register by June 15th to guarantee your sizing.

 Who wants to win $ 300 of FREE SHOW SUPPLIES????

 Register by June 24th at 8 p.m. CST and be paid in full to be registered for a $300 shopping spree sponsored by Southwestern Indiana Showdown and Shoufler Show Supply Sullivan trailer. Must be redeemed that weekend.

 If you are having entry issues please feel free to email If species-specific questions, please contact your superintendent found on the attached flyers.

 We look forward to seeing you at the show! Southwestern Indiana Showdown Committee


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