County Fair

Palo Alto County Fair

Fair Forms

4-H Poster Communication Exhibit Report Form

Photography Exhibit Label

Static Exhibit Resources

4-H Project List and Resources

All Project Hot Sheets (Need ideas? Check this out!)

Static Exhibit Tip Sheets

Food & Nutrition Fair Food Guide 2023

Design: Exploring Elements and Principles

Harvesting and Preparing Vegetables for Exhibit

4HOnline & FairEntry


Fair Entry

Animal ID Family Helpsheet


YQCA (Youth for the Quality Care of Animals) is an online certification that 4-H/FFA members can complete at their convenience but MUST be done no later than June 1st in order to exhibit animals at the fair.  Certification is required for 4-H/FFA members who show: beef (market, feeder pens, breeding, and bucket/bottle calf), sheep (market & breeding, and bottle lamb), meat goats (market & breeding, and bottle meat goat), swine (market & breeding), rabbits, or poultry.

This certification must be renewed each new 4-H year.  Cost is $12 per year.  Clover Kids do not need this certification. 

YQCA Website

YQCA Help Sheet

Drug Affidavits



Meat Goat



Palo Alto County Fair Schedule

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Palo Alto County 4-H/FFA Fair Book

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Bucket/Bottle Animal Information

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Communication Exhibit Resources

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Awardrobe Exhibit Resources

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Dog Project/Practice Information

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Horse Project/Practice Information

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Julie Naig - County Youth Coordinator