Good morning 4-Hers!!!
It is hard to believe that it is that time of year again. Validation time!!! But here is some important information for you concerning getting your tags ordered.
Pay attention to the dates and read carefully. There are certain order dates for certain species!!!! These dates will be strictly adhered to, being that you have over 6 weeks in order to get your ordered placed. DO NOT WAIT until the last minute.
The following are the order dates:
******!!!!!!!! Sheep / Goat / Heifers !!!!!!******
Tags ordered August 1 – August 31 will be $20 each (Sheep/Goat/Heifers Only)
Tags ordered September 1 – September 15 will be $35 each (Sheep/Goat/Heifers Only)
!!!!!NO LATE ORDERS FOR SHEEP, GOAT, OR HEIFERS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER 5 PM ON September 15!!!!! (NO EXCEPTIONS)
(These options will be deleted from the order form at 5 pm on September 15)
******!!!!!!! SWINE TAG ORDERS !!!!!!!!******
Tags ordered August 15 – September 15 will be $20 each (Swine only)
Tags ordered September 16 – September 30 will be $35 each (Swine only)
If you know what you are needing for swine tags prior to these dates you can go ahead and order them before August 15. But if you need do and need additional tags call the extension office to change your order.
!!!!!! NO LATE ORDERS FOR SWINE WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER 5 PM ON SEPTEMBER 30!!!!! (NO EXCEPTIONS)
(Order form will be closed at 5 pm on September 30)
Most Importantly DO NOT fill out the order form more than once!!!!!! If you have issues or need to add/subtract from your order call the extension office. If you have multiple orders you will be responsible for purchasing the duplicate tags!!!!!
Here is the link for the google doc order form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeNRhwgLu-Z7rNsXgY1GTkvCx9BdzFhKc_1Qs8b-uBIs2rWDQ/viewform?usp=sf_link
It can also be found on the Tarrant County 4H page: https://agrilife.org/urbantarrant4h/livestock/ (State Livestock Validation Orders)
If you have any questions, please feel free to call the office at any time.
Jacklyn Jones – Doyle
Ag & Natural Resources Extension Agent
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
200 Taylor St. Suite 500
Fort Worth, Tx 76196