Livestock Interview Judging - Thursday, July 27, 2023 - 1-6 p.m. at the Arts and Crafts Building, Hardin County Fairgrounds 

Please only sign up for ONE appointment PER SPECIES




Dairy & Dairy Beef Beef







Note: The interviews are replacing the Skillathon in 2023.


Interview Judging
All livestock members are required to complete Livestock Interview Judging to exhibit at the Hardin County Fair.
Interviews must be completed for each species. Members are required to bring their completed project book and
records and are highly encouraged to bring a poster about a specific topic they learned about this year.

Record Books
All members must complete a record book for each livestock project. Members may purchase an official Ohio 4-H
record book (required for State Fair participation) OR download the Hardin County Livestock Record for free from Both forms of record books will be acceptable at Hardin County Interview judging. Record
books must be complete to show at the Hardin County Fair.

Grades and Awards
Livestock grades will be given as pass/fail. Members must receive a passing score to participate in the Hardin
County Jr. Fair.

Outstanding Achievement in Livestock Award will be selected by the judges for each species based on interview
skills, record book, and poster. The top 2-5% of youth will receive the award.