On behalf of the JBE staff, we want to wish all youth exhibitors good luck at the upcoming Alabama National Fair (ANF). Here is brief reminder of the schedule:
Arrival: Thursday, October 15 at Noon through Friday, October 16 at 6 p.m.
Check–In: Friday, October 16 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Youth Premiere Exhibitor – Friday, October 16 at 6 p.m.
Youth Beef Show – Saturday, October 17 at 8 a.m.
Alfa Jackpot Show – Sunday, October 18 at 8 a.m.
Entry deadline for the ANF Youth Beef Show and Alfa Jackpot is Friday, September 18.
Enter here: https://alnationalfair.org/livestock/
2021 JBE Update
The 2021 Alabama Junior Beef Expo Official Rules have been released. Please read the rules and pay special attention to rules designated with a “New” or “Updated” tab. Occasionally, rules or scheduling may be updated. Therefore, official rules are always considered to be those posted on the Rules section of the JBE website.
Here are a few notable announcements:
Show Dates – March 18-20, 2021
Upcoming Deadlines –
Online Entry – Friday, October 30
Validation Kit Postmark Date – Friday, November 13
Online Entry – click here to visit the online entry portal. The system is currently open.
Tie-Out stalls in the horse barns will be available for purchase during the Online Entry Process for $10.00 per stall. Each stall is equipped with two (2) tie rings. Exhibitors may request to tie-out alongside other exhibitors by submitting a Tie-Out request form (to be posted to the website at a later date). There is no guarantee this request will be accommodated.
Junior Heifer Show – All breeding heifers must be born between 1/1/19 and 10/30/20
Junior Market Show – Minimum weight = 850 lbs. Maximum weight = No Max