Held at the Fearing Angus Farm, this event is for 4H kids and their parents interested in showing cattle. Allie Reinecke will walk you through the process. Allie is an amazing young woman from the Reedsburg area. During this event, Allie will share her tips and techniques for cattle showmanship success. There will be tips & techniques, animal demos, Q&A session, and fun had by all. While there is no charge for this event, please register so we know how to planl Please dress in layers as this event will be held in an unheated farm building at Fearing Angus Cattle.
About Allie Reinecke:
Allison Reinecke grew up in Reedsburg, Wisconsin and has over 12 years of experience showing and raising cattle. She got her start showing her family’s Holsteins at local and district shows. She soon started to purchase and show market steers at the Sauk County Fair, the Wisconsin State Fair and jackpot shows through 4-H and FFA.
Allison has had success at the county and state level in showmanship, placing as the Master Beef Showman at the Sauk County Fair for 3 years. Allison has also had grand and reserve market animals at the Sauk County Fair and in breed divisions at jackpot shows around the state.
Through her 12 years of showing, there were many lessons learned, and Allison enjoys passing on her showmanship, daily care, and calf selection tricks and experiences with newer, younger cattle exhibitors.
In addition to showing club calves, Allison also has experience in livestock judging contests, placing as the 2nd overall individual at the 2014 Wisconsin State FFA Livestock Judging contest.
After graduating from UW-Platteville in 2019, Allison has started her career with Illinois Farm Bureau as a county manager in central Illinois. In her professional role, she regularly works with, and supports FFA and 4-H exhibitors with their animal projects.