Shows

Agricultural industry is still a major economic and cultural influence in North Central Florida. Our livestock show divisions are designed to be indicative of the local agricultural community.

4H Cloverbud Shows

Florida’s 4-H Cloverbud Program is for youth  5 years old, but have not reached their 8th birthday by 1 September 2017. Cloverbuds explore areas of healthy lifestyle, earth/environment, citizenship, plants and animals, consumerism and family science, science and technology, personal development, and community expressive arts. Cloverbuds can not participate in …

Beef Shows

The beef project teaches the fundamentals of the beef cattle industry by allowing youth to explore the areas of animal husbandry, livestock selection, health, and care, in addition to the showing of beef cattle at local, county, state, and national cattle shows.

Creative Life Skills

A skill is a learned ability to do something well.  Life skills are abilities individuals can learn that will help them to be successful in living a productive and satisfying life. The Creative Life Skill Division provides opportunities for youth to show case their photography, handcraft, sewing, drawing, canning, and baking …

Dairy Cattle Show

The dairy cattle project is a great way to learn more about the dairy industry and milk production, as well as animal nutrition, health and reproduction. Dairy project participants can demonstrate their knowledge and abilities through dairy cattle shows from the local to national level, in public speaking contests, and …

Dog Show

Participation in the Dog Show gives members the opportunity to train their dogs, gain confidence by achieving their goals and learn about good sportsmanship. As with all the animal projects in the SRF, a completed record book or summary sheet and show sponsor thank you letter must be turned in for …

Goat Shows

This project involves the raising and caring for live animals while learning about animal health, nutrition, breeding, selection, and marketing. A goat project offers outstanding opportunities for individuals to gain experience in decision making, record keeping, responsibility, sportsmanship and leadership.

Horse Show

The Horse Project is designed as a tool for youth to learn about horse care and handling, and the equine industry in general, through hands-on activities designed to develop skills not only in horsemanship and equine handling, but also in leadership, communication, decision-making and personal management. Learning activities focus on …

Poultry Show

The poultry project teaches participants proper methods of selecting, feeding, and raising a project animal for the purpose of showing, marketing and or consuming the eggs. Learning activities focus on these major concepts: selection, management, nutrition, exhibiting, health, quality assurance, poultry industry, environment, and careers. Record keeping is an important …

Rabbit Show

Rabbits cannot be defined as solely livestock or companion animal as they are unique and multi-purpose with any single breeder utilizing their herd for more than one purpose. Purpose or uses for rabbits include meat, fur production, wool production, laboratory use, pets, & show.  “The value of the rabbit industry …

Swine Show

This show is one of the largest youth swine shows in Florida. The swine project teaches participants proper methods of selecting, feeding, and raising a project animal for the purpose of marketing that animal for sale. Learning activities focus on these major concepts: selection, management, nutrition, meats, exhibiting, health, quality …