The American Royal is proud to host two Meat Judging Contests: Intercollegiate and the National 4-H Contest. The Intercollegiate contest is held in Omaha, Nebraska on October 14th. While the National 4-H contest is held in Manhattan, Kansas on October 16th. The contests are organized by the American Meat Science Association.
The contest will be held Sunday, October 14, 6:00 a.m., Nebraska Beef, Omaha, NE. An Awards Dinner will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 14 at the Scott Conference Center in Omaha, Nebraska.
Contest will be held on October 16, 6:45 a.m., Kansas State University Meat Lab in Weber Hall (intersection of N. Manhattan Ave and Claflin Rd) in Manhattan, KS. An Awards Breakfast for contestants will be held Wednesday, October 17, beginning at 8 a.m. at the American Royal Complex, 1701 American Royal Court, Kansas City, MO