World Pork Expo Jr. National Entry Form


Junior Show Entry Form

!By my entering this event, I agree to comply with all rules and regulations of the event!


Before submitting entries for the NATIONAL JUNIOR SUMMER SPECTACULAR, please review the following information:

  1. Complete a separate entry form for each exhibitor.
    1. All information must be completed and proper fees submitted before an entry will be processed.
    2. Entries are nonrefundable.
  2. Entry Limits
    1. Limit per exhibitor:6 Total pigs, 1 purebred for every crossbred, must be exhibited, not just entered.
    2. Hosted junior show purebred classes include: Berkshire, Chester, Duroc, Hampshire, Hereford, Landrace, Poland, Spot, Tamworth and Yorkshire barrows and gilts.
  3. Bred + Owned Entries:
    1.  Duroc, Hampshire, Landrace, Yorkshire, and Berkshire ONLY
    2.  Bred + Owned entries must also be entered in the Junior Show Gilt entries section of the entry form.
    3.  Animal Registration number and Owner/Breeder number are required at entry.
    4.  Family Certification Forms must be submitted if more than one junior member is listed as the owner and breeder of the animal on the pedigree.
    5.  All Bred + Owned entries are due prior to the show. No Bred + Owned entries will be accepted at the show.
  4. NJSA Purebred Influenced Crossbred Division:
    1. Purebred Influenced Crossbreds should be entered as crossbred barrows on entry form and designated for the Purebred Influenced Crossbred division at the show during check-in.
    2. For complete details, visit the National Junior Show page.
  5. Animal requirements:
    1. All hogs must be born Nov. 1, 2023 or after.
    2. All hogs must be owned by the exhibitor as of May 1, 2024.
    3. All weights on barrows are declared by exhibitor. Test scales will be available.
    4. Weight Limit Barrows: 215 – 290 lbs. with 15 lb. weighback
    5. Weight Limit Crossbred Gilts: 375 lbs or less with 15 lb weighback
    6. ALL animals entered in the National Junior Summer Spectacular are subject to drug testing.
  6. Entry fee information:
    1. Junior barrow and gilt entry fees are $50 per entry (late fees double after deadline)
  7. Additional contest information:
    1. While completing entries, exhibitors will have the opportunity to enter in additional competitions. Rules for each contest can be found online in the NJSA Handbook.
      1. Materials for the below mentioned contests will be submitted during check-in at the event:
        1. Swine is Fine Art Contest: Photography Division
        2. Swine is Fine Art Contest: Drawing, Painting, and Mixed Media Division
        3. Amazing Advertising Contest
        4. Prepared Speech Contest
        5. Extemporaneous Speech Contest
  8. Additional exhibitor information:
    1. Due to space limitations, exhibitors may potentially be provided one pen for every two pigs exhibited (not entered) at this event. Sibling’s pigs will be penned together if exhibiting an odd number of animals.
    2. Exhibitors MUST bring registration papers, certificate of veterinary inspection (CVI) and a copy of their PQA Plus/YQCA card or certificate to check-in at the show.
    3. Age divisions for exhibitors will be designated using Jan. 1, 2024.
  • For a complete list of NJSA rules and regulations, please review the NJSA Handbook.
  • For more information on the NJSS, call the NJSA at 765.463.3594 ext. 106 or email


“By my entering in this event, I agree to comply with all rules and regulations established by the NJSA as they apply to the National Junior Summer Spectacular.”