Judging Meat Goats and Oral Reasons
This publication will help youth and beginning meat goat producers to understand the four basic criteria for selecting a meat goat. It will also help beginners in 4-H and FFA livestock judging to understand proper note-taking format and the structure of oral reasons.
Top 5 Show Cattle Tips and Advice for 2020 » Silver Barn Cattle
Kick off the year the right way with these five show cattle tips! Golden nuggets of show steer and heifer advice that we've collected over the last year!
On the Road to the Majors: NAILE » Silver Barn Cattle
In the fourth installment of our “On the Road to the Majors: Preparing for a Major Stock Show,” Shelly McQuaig and her husband Paul discuss the North American International Livestock Exposition (NAILE).
On the Road to the Majors: National Western Stock Show » Silver Barn Cattle
Our “On the Road to the Majors: Preparing for a Major Stock Show“ series continues. Our next interview is with Abby George who will give us tips about the National Western Stock Show in Denver, Colorado.
On the Road to the Majors: AMAA Junior National » Silver Barn Cattle
We have officially entered Junior Nationals show season. As promised in “On the Road to the Majors: Preparing for a Major Stock Show,” we will be providing a series of interviews with folks who attend Major shows to give our readers inside information about these shows. We’re kicking off the series with an interview of our very own TJ Mills.
On the Road to the Majors: Preparing for a Major Stock Show » Silver Barn Cattle
As you walk into the ring at a Major, you will feel excitement, nervousness, and fear. You have worked hard to make it to the show, and you deserve the opportunity to show off your animal. Even if you don’t feel up to par with the rest, just remember at one point everyone is a beginner. In this article series, you will learn more about what to expect.
Cattle Showmanship Attire: Dressed to Impress » Silver Barn Cattle
It is important that your cattle showmanship attire not distract from your animal. In this blog post, we share tips for looking your best in the show ring.