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Beef cattle, sheep and swine are evaluated for market values and desirable physical traits.  Team members also rank livestock for breeding purposes, using observed physical characteristics and performance data.

State winning team advances to National competition that is held during the National FFA Convention the end of October.

Use the links posted below for more details regarding updated EPD's:

  1. Beef Cattle EPDs
  2. Sheep EPDs 
  3. Swine EPDs
Genuine Judging Card Scan sheet #476-3 is required for this contest! 

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  2024 State Event

Date: April 27


Location: Texas A&M University 


Superintendent: Caleb Boardman


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