2018 Tennessee Junior Beef Expo Schedule Announced

CR 6The 2018 Tennessee Junior Beef Expo will be held July 10 – 13 in Murfreesboro at the Middle Tennessee State University Livestock Center. Below, you will find a schedule of events. On the morning of July 12, be sure to enjoy a free steak biscuit from the Tennessee CattleWomen and milk provided by the MTSU Creamery. For more information, please contact Dr. Jason Smith: jason.smith@utk.edu.

2018 Tennessee Junior Beef Expo

Schedule of events

Monday, July 9th 7:00 AM – 11:00 PM, Facilities open for setup (no cattle allowed in the barns)

Tuesday, July 10th  7:00 AM – 11:00 PM, Facilities open for cattle to arrive

4:00 PM – 8:00 PM, Central region check-in, and weigh-in

Wednesday, July 11th  6:00 AM – 10:00 AM, Facilities open for cattle to arrive

8:00 AM, completion, Central region show begins, Stock show U2

9:00 AM – 2:00 PM, Steer check-in, and ultrasound, Registered and commercial heifer check-in

Thursday, July 12th  8:30 AM – completion, Steer show3, Showmanship4

10:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Skillathon

Friday, July 13th  8:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Skillathon

8:00 AM – completion, Heifer show, Exhibitor awards5

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Tennessee Farm Bureau Federation Lunch

 1No animals are permitted in the barns prior to having their health papers checked, and all animals must arrive prior to the end of their check-in period

2Stock show U will begin approximately 30 minutes following the completion of the Central Region Show

3The steer show will begin with dairy feeders, followed by prospects, then market steers

4Showmanship will begin approximately one hour following the conclusion of the steer show

5Exhibitor awards will be presented as soon as possible following the conclusion of the heifer show

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