Livestock Validation Form & Tags

Read information about ordering tags, important documents and deadlines associated with entering at the 2023 Kentucky State Fair.

Order Tags

Cattle - Live On February 1st at 8 a.m. Order Tags Here.

Small Animals - Live on April 1st at 8 a.m. Order Link Live in April.

Livestock Validation Form

To submit you're livestock validation, please visit and complete this online form:
2023 Livestock Validation Form

Deadline Information

The ownership and possession deadlines for 4-H/FFA youth livestock projects are as follows:
- March 24, 2023, for market steers and market heifers
- May 24, 2023, for market goats, market lambs and market hogs.
- June 1, 2023, for beef heifers, beef cows, beef bulls, breeding does, breeding ewes, and breeding gilts.


Retag replacement forms and Potential Possession & Ownership Violation Form will be provided here in the near future.