Livestock Validation Form & Tags

Read information about ordering tags, important documents and deadlines associated with entering at the 2023 Kentucky State Fair.

Order or Reorder Tags

Cattle - Live On February 1st at 8 a.m. Closed on March 24, 2023.

Small Animals - Live on April 1st at 8 a.m. Order Tags Here.

Need to reorder tags? Complete the KUIP Retag Request Form.

Livestock Validation Forms

To submit your livestock validation, please visit and complete this online form:
2023 Breeding Animal Livestock Validation Form
*The 2023 Market Livestock Validation Form has closed.

Deadline Information

The ownership and possession deadlines for 4-H/FFA youth livestock projects are as follows:
- March 24, 2023, for market steers and market heifers
- May 24, 2023, for market goats, market lambs and market hogs.
- June 1, 2023, for beef heifers, beef cows, beef bulls, breeding does, breeding ewes, and breeding gilts.


View above for KUIP tag order, retag, and livestock validation forms.

Livestock Variance Form

Potential Ownership Possession Violation Form