2017-2018 Schedule

Organizational Meeting:   Monday, September 18, 2017    7:00 pm

@ New Covenant Church, Johnstown

$75 deposit due per exhibitor

See Attachment: 2018 Hartford Fair Steer Pool


Meeting:     Sunday, October 15, 2017

McMillen Farms 2323 Hallie Lane Granville, Ohio 43023

Subject: How to pick the right steer, feeding, and what to do once you get him home.


Selection Date:     Sunday, October 22, 2017

@ Claylick Run Farms- 11970 Cross Road, Newark, Ohio 43055

Registration @ 12:30 and Selection starts @ 1:00 pm

Committee Members be there around 11:00 am  All steers to show up around 11:00 am

Payment is due in full to Farm in which steer came from or sign up with Farm Credit for loan program.

Meeting:        January 14, 2018     @ Park Lanes- Heath    Sunday from 2-4 pm

Cost $10- 2 Hours of unlimited bowling- 6  bowlers per lane which will include shoe rental, pizza and pitcher pop

Meeting:        May 22, 2018     Location:  aMAYSing Meats- Johnstown  @6:00 pm

Topic: Meat Processing 101- Discussion on cuts of beef, location of those cuts of beef, typical tools of a meat cutter, and what makes a good cut of meat.

Home Visits:

Must be completed between Jan 1 and April 1st and counts toward a meeting attended

Hoof Trimming:  Sat – June 16th, 2017  Starting at 8:00 for appointments. Call David Woosley at 740-817-1487 to schedule a time between 8am- until required to complete all signed up.  Location: Woosley Farm  Cost $30 per animal

July Meeting:  Wed July 18, 2018 @7:00 pm

Location: New Covenant Community Church at 8408 Johnstown Utica Rd, Johnstown, OH. Topic: We will discuss the upcoming fair, help with completing record books, and practice with skillathon.

July Barn Setup:      Sunday July 29, 2018 @2:00 pm

Location: Hartford Fair Steer Pool Barn  Topic: We will discuss the upcoming fair and set up the steer pool barn. (Power washing gates, kick boards, etc).

Skillathon:      Saturday August 4, 2018 is move in day.

All animals must be in place by 2:00pm. The Steer Pool skillaton is from 2:00 to 4:00pm in the FFA Building.  Your project book and folder is to be turned in at this time.

Weigh In:        Saturday August 4, 2018 @ 6:00 pm Following Steer Pool Barn Meeting

Carcass Show:    Date TBD   @ 6:00 pm at aMAYSing Meats- Johnstown