Animal Identification

4-H ID Forms

All 4-H animals (excluding poultry and rabbits) must be identified on 4honline or via paper form turned into the Poweshiek County Extension Office by May 15th, 2021  in order to be shown at the Poweshiek County Fair or the Iowa State Fair. Please make note that May 15th is a Saturday! As a reminder families are required to enter their animals into 4-H online. 

All 4-H swine exhibitors will be tagging and identifying their own swine project(s). Tags can be purchased from the Extension Office and taggers are also available for use. 

  • County Fair Tags: $1 each
  • State Fair DNA Tags (required for all animals going to the State Fair): $8 each

When tagging your animals, complete the Iowa 4-H Swine Verification Form. Upon completion, enter that information in 4honline by May 15th.

Iowa State Fair - Please take note of these items if you plan to show your hog at the State Fair
  • Aniamls must be tagged with the DNA State Fair Tags in order to be elegible 
  • An Iowa State Fair 4-H DNA Envelope must be used to collect your tags and properly filled out then turned into the Extension Office by May 10th. These envelopes are available at the Poweshiek County Extension Office:  114 S 3rd Street, Montezuma. 
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