4-H Beef and Dairy Field Day


Cheshire Fairgrounds
247 Monadnock Highway
Swanzey, NH 03446
United States

Come join us for a fitting and showmanship clinic. Bring your own animal or work with one of our animals. All members are welcome to participate.  We will work on clipping or fitting an animal for show.  The focus will be on how to show your animal.  We will work with all levels, novice to senior.  Join us for a great day of learning!  Event will be held rain or shine.

Anticipated topics will include:

DAIRY:  Fitting and Showmanship - Skillathon - Cow a Bingo - Dairy Judging - Quiz Bowl - Halter Making - Equipment  ID

BEEF:  Fitting and Washing - Clipping - Skillathon - Beef Judging - Quiz Bowl - Halter Making - Equipment ID

  • Potluck lunch. Bring your own drink.
  • Please dress appropriately for the weather.
Beef and Dairy animals at field day

REGISTER: through 4-H Online by May 24How to Register for an Event Through 4-H Online - Instructions

COST:  $5 per person. Cash or check (Cheshire Beef Field Day) can be paid at the door at check-in or mailed in advance to Cheshire County 4-H, 12 Court Street, Keene NH 03431

For event registration questions contact the Cheshire County office at 603-352-4550, for all other questions  contact Kim Hudson, 4-H Volunteer event organizer, at 802-380-2274.

If accommodations are needed in order to participate fully in this event contact the Cheshire County Extension office 603-352-4550 informing us of your need.  No person shall be denied the opportunity to participate in this program because of inability to pay.

Tagging Site for the 4-H Livestock Auction

This is an official tagging site for the 4-H Livestock Auction.  We will tag from 10:00am - 11:00am.  You will need to email or call Guy LaRochelle, 603-365-6383 or glarochelle57@gmail.com, if you are coming, and with what animal.