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Entry Forms, Rules & Important Dates

Skill-a-thon is Saturday, March 7, 2020

The Skill-a-thon is MANDATORY for all Large Livestock exhibitors (Swine, Steer & Heifers).  If you are showing both swine & beef, you are required to attend and participate in BOTH skill-a-thons.  There is a $50 fine for any exhibitor that does not attend the appropriate skill-a-thon.

Skill-a-thon location: Ag Center Auditorium

Times by age division are as follows: 

10:00 am - Junior Swine Exhibitors

10:45 am - Junior Beef Exhibitors

11:30 am - Intermediate Swine Exhibitors

12:30 pm - Intermediate Beef Exhibitors

  1:30 pm - Senior Swine Exhibitors

  2:15 pm - Senior Beef Exhibitors


This year's topic is NUTRITION AND FEEDING MANAGEMENT.  Please read the Skill-a-thon Information sheet (link below) for full details

Skill-a-thon Information Sheet


Large Livestock Exhibitor Mandatory Meetings


If you are an exhibitor of a swine, steer or beef heifer at the Putnam County Fair you must attend one of these meetings, to be eligible to show your animal at the fair.

Mandatory meeting location: Fairgrounds Expo Hall @ 6pm

** If you cannot attend the meeting for your designated age group, you MUST contact Crystal McCazzio (386-329-0323) and she will discuss options and possibility of attending another meeting**


* Ages below are as of Sept. 1, 2019


JUNIOR MEETING - ages 8-10

Thursday, January 23, 2020


Monday, February 3, 2020

SENIOR MEETING - ages 14 and over

Tuesday, February 18, 2020


Volunteer Appreciation & Livestock Banquet
Monday, May 11, 2020 @ 6pm

Join us for a catered dinner, presentation of some final Livestock awards and sale checks, and recognition of Volunteers