County Fair 2023 Winnebago County FairBook Letters to Exhibitors Map for Fairgrounds Traffic Flow for Wednesday and Thursday K-3rd Grade Fair Opportunities Explained 4-H and FFA Exhibitor Letter Livestock YQCA YQCA certification is required for 4th graders on up showing cattle, bunnies, birds, swine, sheep and goats. A new account will need to be created this year. Coupons for Winnebago County 4-H members will be available from your 4-H Club Leaders after June 1. Certification is due July 1st. Please send a copy of your certification to the extension office before July 1. Email can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org Drop off a copy during business hours at the Winnebago County Extension Office in Thompson M-Th 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Mail to: ISU Extension and Outreach Winnebago County 183 1st Avenue E Thompson, Iowa 50478 Animal Exhibits - Livestock ID & Exhibit Guidelines - 4-H 202 Open Show Forms Winnebago County Fair Website Open Bucket Bottle Calf, Lamb & Goat ID Form 2023 Health Requirements 2023 Health Requirements for the Exhibition of Livestock, Poultry and Birds at State Fair, District Shows and Exhibitions Livestock Identification 4-H Exhibitors: 4-H Online 4-H Online Help Sheet 4-H Online hot to video Animal ID Forms: Sheep Meat Goat Swine Dair & Dairy Goat horse Breeding Beef/Cow Calf Dog Poultry and Rabbit Links to other fair resources Iowa State Fair Winnebago County Fair Enter for the Winnebago County Fair by 11:59pm July 1st 4-H Project Tip Sheet FairEntry Help Sheet for 4-H Members FairEntry Help Sheet for FFA Members FairEntry Exhibitor Login Flow Chart New for 2023! We have added a credit card payment option to Fair Entry. You can choose to pay by check, cash, or credit card. If paying by cash or check, please make all checks payable to “Winnebago County Fair Board” and send into the following address: Winnebago County ISU Extension & Outreach ATTN: Winnebago County Fair Board PO Box 47 Thompson, IA 50478 Static Exhibits 2023 Exhibit Goal Sheet - PDF 2023 Exhibit Goat Sheet - Word Static Exhibit Additional Forms Clothing Event Forms (Clothing Selection, Fashion Revue, $20 Challenge) Photography State Fair Exhibit Label 3HP 5220 (PDF) (Word) Posters 2023 Poster Report Form (PDF) (Word) Educational Presentations Form Working Exhibits Form Share-The-Fun Form Static Exhibit Tips: Animal Exhibits - Livestock ID & Exhibit Guidelines - 4-H 202 Design - Exploring the Elements & Principles - 4-H 634 Elements of Design Unraveling the Mystery of Design Elements and Principles in Clothing Color Wheel - 4-H 633 Preparing Flowers & Plants for Exhibition - 4-H 464 Harvesting and Preparing Vegetables for Exhibit Use of Copyright Materials - VI-010401-WB Inappropriate Food Exhibits - 4-H 3023 County Fair Updates Static judging day has change! Static judging will take place on Wednesday, July 12th from 4:00 to 7:00pm. ALL exhibits must be checked in by 6:30pm. Horticulture judging will continue to take place Thursday, July 13th. Check in time is from 9:00 to 10:30am. Judging will start at 10:30am. Ribbon Auction: All 4-H and FFA livestock exhibitors may sell one (1) ribbon per exhibitor per species, including horses. The ribbon can be your best ribbon for each species you show and can be a breeding or market animal ribbon. Dairy Goat Class: See page 55 in the 2023 Winnebago County Fair Book for all rules, check-in and show times, class, and premiums. Safe Frosting for Iowa 4-H Fairs Along with the Foods for Iowa 4-H Fairs – Quick Reference Guide (2023), our colleagues at AnswerLine recently shared the blog post “Safe Frosting for Iowa 4-H Fairs”. Staff are encouraged to share this blog widely with 4-H members and families, as well as have printed copies available for Food and Nutrition judges at county fair.