September 29 to October 1, 2017
Kansas State Fairgrounds, Hutchinson

As of 11/1/2017, all checks were put in the mail.

Plan Ahead: 2018 KJLS dates are October 5 – 7, 2018
Kansas State Fairgrounds, Hutchinson, Kansas

At the Show…


Showmanship Groups


Updated rules for 2017 (i.e. the traditional show book in electronic form)

 K-State Youth Programs (Nomination information)

Fairgrounds Map: Click here for a map of the Fairgrounds specific to the KJLS. Please view this map of the fairgrounds with possible trailer parking and vehicle parking marked. All KJLS traffic will enter at Gate 11 or Gate 1 (both gates off of Poplar). If you are new to the Fairgrounds, KJLS will be using the Prairie Pavilion for Beef. Sheep and Swine will be in their normal building and Goats will be across the street in the Ad Astra building. The main office will be in the Sheep/Swine building complex.

Special Thanks to our 2017 KJLS Sponsors

The Kansas Jr. Livestock Show has been Proudly Brought to You by Cargill

KJLS thanks Merck Animal Health as the sponsor of last year’s Beef Show
and the Exhibitor Barbecue

KJLS appreciates Seaboard Foods as the sponsor of the Swine Show
and the Beefeaters Barbecue

Additional show sponsors include:
Ag Choice/MFA
Kansas Farm Bureau and Farm Bureau Financial Services
Friends of KJLS
Kansas Department of Agriculture
Range Master Trailers
American AGCredit

Scholarship sponsors this year are:
Farm Credit Associations of Kansas
Agri-Business Council of Wichita
Lattner Family Foundation
Merck Animal Health
Seaboard Foods
Shane Prill
Coonrod Family Foundation


Club Calf Sale – A page of basic information can be accessed with the menu link at the top of this page.

Scholarship Information: Follow the menu link at the top of this page.

Nomination Information: Remember, nominating livestock DOES NOT mean you have entered in the KJLS. Following nomination you must enter and pay fees by Aug. 15 (for early deadline, Aug. 31 for late deadline).