UPDATED 2021-2022 FORMS:
- 2021 Steer Validation Guidelines
- Market Steer Upload Instructions 2021
- 2021-2022 Ethics Policy
- Translated Ethics Policy 2020
- 2021-22 Parent Waiver
- Parent Waiver Translated
- Online Tag Order Instructions
- Steer Validation Committee Form
- Change of County Steers
- Steer Validation Color Spreadsheet
- Steer Validation Color Guide
- 2018 Steer Classification Guide
- NEW Tag Instructions!
April 1-April 23, 2021 www.texaslivestockvalidation.com is open for the County Validation Chairman to submit tag orders. $20.00 validation fee. ONLY one order per county. Please do not mail payment until you receive an invoice.
April 26, 2021 Invoice sent to the County Validation Chairperson.
June 23, 2021 Late tag orders are due. $25.00 validation fee.
June 30, 2021 Late invoice sent to the County Validation Chairperson.
June 1-30, 2021 Steers to be eligible at the 2021 fall shows and 2022 spring shows must be physically validated.
June 1-July 8, 2021 **www.texaslivestockvalidation.com is open to ASTs/CEAs ONLY to enter validation information. Resources for data entry will be available at www.texasyouthlivestock.com **
July 8, 2021 Physical validation paperwork, including DNA hair envelopes, must be postmarked and sent to Texas 4-H Headquarters (note address change).
**Steer data will be entered online at www.texaslivestockvalidation.com**
- Procedures for DNA Assay Hair Collection (pdf)
- Procedures for a Better Tattoo (pdf)
- Steer Change of Ownership
- Steer Parental Waiver
- Ear Tag Replacement Form (pdf)