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Nomination Report: Sheep, Goats and Steers

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Online Nomination Link

https://okexponom.fairwire.com/
Link will be live after the first nomination distribution date. Exhibitors must first submit an online nomination prior to the mailing of the nomination kit or the nomination will not be accepted.

Nomination Envelopes

Click below for 2020 nomination envelopes.

Nomination Distribution Dates

    October 22, 2019 - Goats, Sheep, Steers, Hogs Available

    Location: Stillwater at State Greenhand Quiz

    An OYE representative will be available during contest hours.

    October 24, 2019 - Goats, Sheep, Steers, Hogs Available

    Locations:
    Enid at Garfield Co. Extension Office
    Tulsa at Tulsa Co. Extension Office
    Atoka at Kiamichi CareerTech

    An OYE representative will be available from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    October 25, 2019 - Goats, Sheep, Steers, Hogs Available

    Location:
    Duncan at NSR Fall Classic

    An OYE representative will be available from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    November 12, 2019 - Swine

    Locations:
    Enid at Garfield Co. Extension Office
    Tulsa at Tulsa Co. Extension Office
    Atoka at Kiamichi CareerTech
    Lawton at Comanche Co. Fairgrounds

    An OYE representative will be available from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at each site.

    Nomination Deadlines

      November 12, 2019

      Breeding Does, Commercial Breeding Ewes, Market Goats, Market Lambs, Market Steers, Wether Dam Breeding Does

      December 6, 2019

      ALL Swine

      Payment

      Nomination kits are $20.00 per kit for all species.
      Payment is due when you pick up your nomination kit.

      If you wish to have your kits mailed to you, there is a $50.00 shipping and handling fee. There are no additional charges to pick up your kits at a distribution site or at the OYE office.

      Download a nomination invoice here!

        2020 Tag Colors

        Goats – Orange
        Sheep – Blue
        Steers – Pink
        Swine – Green

          Nomination Instructions

          Please carefully read the instructions below!

          Step 1

          Pick up your nomination kits from a distribution site, OYE office or by mail.

          Step 2

          After receiving your nomination kits, complete the envelope form and perform the requirements for each species listed below. NOTE: You will need one envelope per animal. In order to properly nominate an animal for OYE, the following is required to be sent in to the OYE office:

          Steers

          • Hair DNA sample (pulled from tail switch)
          • Completed form on nomination envelope
          • Three photos of Angus, Hereford and Shorthorn (head shot, show side profile and non-show side profile – all with the exhibitor)
          • Two photos of all other breeds (head shot and show side profile – all with the exhibitor) Submitted ONLINE
          • Completed online nomination form with photos submitted online

          Sheep

          • Hair DNA sample (pulled from legs)
          • Completed form on nomination envelope
          • Completed online nomination form

          Goats

          • Hair DNA sample (pulled from legs)
          • Completed form on nomination envelope
          • Completed online nomination form

          Swine

          • Hair DNA sample (pulled from tail, legs or back of neck)
          • Completed form on nomination envelope
          • Completed online nomination form
          Step 3

          Next, place the hair sample inside of the provided plastic bag, seal the bag shut, and write the animal’s OYE tag number on the outside of the bag. Place the bag of hair (DNA) sample inside of the nomination envelope and seal it. Place the bag of hair (DNA) sample inside of the nomination envelope and seal it.

          Step 4

          Lastly, mail or deliver the completed nomination kit to the OYE office on or before the deadline date.

          NOTE: Do not attempt to mail the nomination envelope itself. You must place all nomination envelopes inside of a mailing envelope or box prior to shipping.

          OYE highly recommends obtaining a tracking number before mailing.

          OFFICE LOCATION

          500 Northwest 30th Street
          Oklahoma City, OK 73118

          SHOW LOCATION

          Oklahoma State Fairgrounds
          Oklahoma City, OK

          PHONE NUMBER

          405-235-0404

          FAX NUMBER

          405-235-1727

          OFFICE HOURS

          Monday-Friday
          8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.