Livestock Judging


Block and Bridle Club, UTK; Merial Limited; Tennessee Association of Extension 4-H Workers; Tennessee Farmers Cooperative; Tennessee Cattlemen’s Association; Tennessee Sheep Producers Association; Tennessee Pork Producers Association and Tennessee Livestock Producers, Inc.



Trips to regional livestock judging event.


Trips to state judging activity for four teams.


  1. First place team – Trip to national 4-H livestock judging event.
  2. Plaque to coach and members of winning team (UTK Block and Bridle Club).
  3. Dinner for teams and coaches.
  4. Plaque to champion team (Tennessee Livestock Producers, Inc.).
  5. Plaque to second place team (UT Block and Bridle).
  6. Plaque to high individuals in swine, beef and sheep (Tennessee Pork Producers Association, Tennessee Cattlemen’s Association and Tennessee Sheep Producers Association).
  7. Plaque to overall high individual.
  8. Plaque to high scoring individual in oral reasons (Tennessee Farmers Cooperative).
  9. Medallions to members of champion team. METHOD FOR BREAKING TIES:
    1. If tied for an award, the contestant or team having the highest reason score will be listed first.
    2. If still tied, the contestant or team scoring highest on a tiebreaker class will be listed first. The official judges at the beginning of the contest will designate the tiebreaker class(es).
    3. If still tied for a team award, the team whose alternate’s score is highest shall be listed first.