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Market Beef & Dairy Steer Animal ID 2018

2018 Market Beef and Dairy Steer ID Deadline is February 15

If you are enrolled in the Beef project, you will be receiving information from the office on identifying your animals. You must be active on 4HOnline in order to ID your animals.

The process that will be followed in 2018 is as follows:
1. 4-H Family picks up MN 4-H ear tags and tag applicator from the County Extension Office.
2. 4-H Family puts tag in animal’s ear by February 15 and completes the information worksheet (see downloads).
3. 4-H Family self-enters information into 4HOnline and prints entry report for personal record.

NOTE:  Data entry must be completed by 11:59 pm, February 15, 2018; you will not be able complete identification after that point.

Information has been mailed to families who are enrolled (as of Jan 7, 2018) in the beef project. If a member is not yet enrolled in the project, this information is available below. Additional information and animal ID requirements are available at

If you have any questions about the animal ID process for 2018 please call the Extension Office at 218-935-2226 and speak with Gerri or Ashleigh