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Entry Deadline Approaching for Minnesota State Fair
August 2, 2015
Minnesota State Fair Online entries for cattle (open and FFA) are extended to August 10 without late fees. Paper entries will be assessed late fees past August 3.

Cattle exhibited in Minnesota must be identified with USDA approved ID tags. For more information, please see the Minnesota Board of Animal Health.

Open Class and FFA Livestock entry closing dates:

  • Open and FFA Beef Cattle – Monday, Aug. 3 (paper)  Aug. 10 (online)
  • Open and FFA Dairy Cattle – Monday, Aug. 3 (paper)  Aug. 10 (online)
  • Poultry (rabbits) – Wednesday, Aug. 5
  • Open and FFA Swine – Monday, Aug. 10
  • Open and FFA Sheep – Monday, Aug. 10
  • Boer Goats – Monday, Aug. 10
  • Dairy Goats – Tuesday, June 30
  • FFA Market Goats – Monday, Aug. 10
  • Llamas – Monday, Aug. 10
  • Stock Dogs – Monday, Aug. 10
Online registration will absolutely close on each division’s entry closing date at 4:30 p.m. (Payment must be submitted via credit card for your online entries; if you do not pay, you are not entered!) No late entries may be submitted via the online registration process. Entries may also be submitted via mail.


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