NJSS Entry Form

The 2023 National Junior Shorthorn Show will be June 18-24 in Des Moines, Iowa. Join us for the “Shorthorn Kingdom.” Exhibitors must be members of the AJSA to show or participate, see link at bottom of page to become a member. Exhibitors must be 7 as of Jan. 1, 2023 to show cattle. If you have an AJSA member that is 5 as of Jan. 1, 2023, they can participate in contests (except showmanship). Find all information about NJSS in the EDGE newsletter.

ALL EXHIBITORS MUST SIGN-UP FOR SHOWMANSHIP ONLINE DURING ENTRY. SHOWMANSHIP ENTRIES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED AT NJSS. Exhibitors must also select if they plan to participate in speech or career development (seniors only).

ENTRIES OPEN IN MARCH FOR THE 2023 NJSS

See show classifications and rules & regulations for detailed information on classes and rules.

ENTRY DEADLINE: May 1

OWNERSHIP DEADLINE: May 1

LATE ENTRY DEADLINE: May 15


You are required to be a member of the AJSA to show or participate in the National Junior Shorthorn Show. Click here to become a member.

For questions about NJSS contact Shelby Diehm – click here for email.