Entries for the 2017 Flint Hills Beef Fest are underway. Both steer and heifer divisions are more than half full as of Feb. 28, 2017. If you would like to ensure your pen is part of the 2017 contest, please complete the entry form and send a check to the address on the form. Or, you can stop by and enter in person at Frontier Farm Credit or the Lyon County Extension Office.
The Grass Futurity is a weight gain contest for stocker cattle that runs from approximately April 24, 2017 through August 17, 2017. The pen of 3 cattle in each division, steer and heifer, with the greatest adjusted gain on grass is the winner.
Check out the Flint Hill Beef Fest cattle contest brochure for more information.