Download the application form here.

AJSA Herdsman of the year applications. Please print off and fill out, and turn them into the show office at any time during Jr. National Classic by 8 am. Thursday the 25th. Age is 16 or older as of January 1, 2019. They must be in attendance at Jr. National Classic.


AJSA Board of Trustees Candidates 2019

We are excited to announce the list of candidates for AJSA Trustee at the National Classic!

Write-in candidates have until June 15 to have 10 nominations sent to

After 10 nominations have been sent in the trustee application must be completed and sent to to have the candidate put on the ballot at the National Classic.  Each region currently has two seats up for election. If you have any questions, please get a hold of any current trustee or Darla!

North Central Region: Lauren Glick- IL Sammi Long- IA Martha Moenning- MN Clay Sundberg- IL

South Central Region: Kennedy Early- MO Teegan Mackey- TX

Eastern Region: Marie Clanton- MS Luke Harker- IN Cara Smith- NC

Western Region: Sydney Schwenk- OR


Join us for the 4th Annual ASF Breeders Cup Golf Tournament

Held in conjunction with the 2019 AJSA National Classic.

All proceeds are earmarked to support youth through Merit Scholarships and The Summit Leadership Conference.

Register here for the ASF Breeders Cup.

National Classics

Health Requirements - PDF

Helpful Hints for the National Classic

First Timers Guide

AJSA National Classic


New Block of Rooms at

Holiday INN Louisville Airport/Expo
Group Name: AJSA Classic
PH: 502-456-4411     $109/rate
1921 Bishop Lane
Make Reservation


Check the following hotels for cancellations.

Crowne Plaza Louisville Airport Hotel

Group Name:  AJSA 2019 National Classic
PH: 1-888-233-9527  /  $122/rate
830 Phillips Ln. Louisville, KY 40209
Make Reservation

La Quinta Inn & Suites Louisville Airport & Expo
PH: 1-502-368-0007  /  $116/rate
4125 Preston Hwy. Louisville, KY 40213
Make Reservation



Please make your camping reservations by calling the Kentucky Exposition Center RV Department   |   PH: 502-367-5380  |   Reservations can be made up to a year in advance. 



The AJSA is dedicated to providing its members with every opportunity to succeed. In doing so we would like to make all members aware of the various industry awards offered to agriculturally minded youth all around the country.

Merit Awards, Peter Courtney Memorial & Industry Awards