KUIP Tagging and DNA submission

Due to circumstances related to the coronavirus, KUIP tags and DNA submission will have to be mailed for this year's Kentucky State Fair. Submission processes for each species vary. Please make sure you view the correct steps under your section. We are also providing a detailed video guiding you step-by-step if you are having trouble collecting your DNA submission.

Received Livestock DNA

To view a spreadsheet of Livestock DNA that has been received, click here.

Swine Tag Process

To view a checklist to submit DNA for swine, please click here.


Interested in watching a walkthrough video, click here.

If you need to learn how to read ear notches, we recommend you watching this video here.

Goat Tag Process

To view a checklist to submit DNA for sheep and goat, please click here.

Interested in watching a walkthrough video for Goat? Click here.

Sheep Tag Process

To view a checklist to submit DNA for sheep, please click here.

Interested in watching a walkthrough video for Sheep? Click here.

Tag Removal Guide

It is possible you may need to remove a tag when adding your KUIP Tag. To learn how to remove a tag safely, please click here.

2020 Junior Livestock Schedule & Changes

Click here to view Junior Livestock Schedule and changes for 2020.

Order KUIP Tagging and DNA Submission

Ordering of KUIP Tags and submission of DNA has closed.