|Be a good sport at the state fair|
Judging is not an exact science. Judges are chosen because they have very extensive background in their specific species. They are breeders, producers and industry professionals. However, there is no “perfect” way to judge a livestock show. Judges have criteria to follow for each show, but some judges may emphasize certain criteria over others. The important thing is for the judge to remain consistent. Youth must be “good sports” and gracefully accept the judge’s decision.
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