Youth Events

The Ohio Beef Expo is truly a family weekend and this year is no exception. There are many events for youth happening throughout the weekend. The Ohio Beef Expo will close with the junior show, which continues to be one of the most competitive junior shows in the country. New for 2022, the Ohio Beef Expo will be hosting the junior show in Taft Coliseum.


Judging Contest

The judging contest is part of the OCA BEST Stockmanship division. It will be held on March 18, 2022 at 9 a.m. in the Coliseum. Registration will be held from 7-8 a.m.

Early Registration Deadline: Monday, March 7, 2022 l $10 per participant, $40 per team

LATE Registration Deadline: March 8-18, 2022 l $15 per participant, $60 per team

Junior Division: Beginner (8-10) and Junior (11-13)

Senior Division: Intermediate (14-16) and Senior (17-21)

Novice (11-16) will fall in the respective age division

 Results 


YOUTH Beef Quality Assurance

Youth Beef Quality Assurance training will be offered on Friday, March 18, 2022 at 12:30 p.m. Location TBD.

 What is BQA?