GJCA Convention Contests

Junior Contests

Stockman's Quiz

Divisions: 13 & Under, 14 to 17, 18 to 21

Categories that will be quizzed: Tools Used in Cattle Production, Breed Characteristics, Cattle in Georgia, Cattle Facts, Beef Quality Assurance

Time & Place: Saturday, April 6th, 9:30 a.m., Beef & Dairy Arena

Prizes: First and Second place in both 13 & Under and the 14 to 17 division will receive $20 and $25, respectively. First and Second place in the 18 to 21 division will receive $25 and $35, respectively. 

Grand and Reserve Grand will win $100 and $50, respectively. 

Winners will also be highlighted in the June issue of the Georgia Cattleman magazine.


Photo Contest

Divisions: 13 & Under, 14 to 17, 18 to 21

Categories: Landscape, Cattle, Funny

Deadline: Entries must be submitted electronically by March 15th to charlsy@gabeef.org. Mounted hard copies are due April 4th at convention. The photo should be 8” x 10” in size and mounted on a white mat. 

Prizes: Winners chosen in each age group for each category ($25); Grand and Reserve Grand win $100 and $50, respectively.


Create A Brand

Divisions: 8th Grade & Under, 9th Grade & Above

Description: Contestants must create a brand for their dream cattle operation. The submission should include a drawn image of the brand, a description listing each symbol used and what the symbol is called (e.g., Flying A) and the location of the brand on the animal. Letters and numbers may be used that are Regular, Tilted, Walking, Flying, Running, Dragged, Lazy or Crazy. The brand should not contain more than 3 symbols in total. We suggest researching characteristics of brands before designing. 

Requirements: All of the following should be submitted: drawing of brand, description of all symbols used, location of brand on cattle, at least 1 paragraph written response to “Why I love the Cattle Industry in Georgia.”

Deadline: Submissions should be scanned and emailed to charlsy@gabeef.org or mailed to the GCA office by March 15th, 2019.

Prizes: First and Second place in the 8th Grade & Under division receive $20 and $25, respectively, and First and Second place in the 9th Grade & Above division receive $35 and $45, respectively. 


Junior Awards

Thursday, April 6th at 7 p.m.

Scholarship, Photo Contest, Create a Brand, and Sweepstakes winners announced!


Entry Forms:

Create A Brand
Stockman's Quiz
Photo Contest

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