New Jersey State Fair
Sussex County Farm & Horse Show

Division of Agriculture

Agricultural Events Schedule - see "Agricultural Area" under the daily schedule for the Fair

The Agriculture Division of the Sussex County Farm & Horse Show includes 5 open-sided livestock barns with livestock rotating throughout the ten days; a small animal building; Livestock Pavilion with livestock shows daily, milking parlor with scheduled milking; greenhouse with vegetable & forage show; RoNetco Supermarkets Farm Fun Building with hands-on activities for children; and Melody Farm Follies singing vegetable presentation.


To learn more about the Ag Division and Sussex County Agriculture programs, click here!


Exhibitor Forms & Results

All forms and results can be found on the Competitions page.


Flower and Garden Expo Lectures


2018 Flower Show Lectures Information



Agricultural Highlights at the Fair


Milking Parlor - Sponsored by Sussex Co. Ag Society, Sussex Co. Board of AG, Sussex Co. Milk Producers

Milking daily, times are posted.

Melody Farm Follies

Singing vegetable show; continual presentations!

Snook Agricultural Museum

Old-time farm kitchen and general store with antique farm equipment; Antique Engine Display.

Barns full of animals on view!

Rare Heritage Breeds Educational Center

Animals & information on rare domestic breeds - open daily.

Daily Ag tractor parade

2:00 daily - Come ride on the hay wagon!

Farmers Market

Fresh locally-grown produce. Meet your local farmers. Open daily


Barnyard Cackle Review

Country western show featuring 'Rocky da Rooster' and his singing hens.


RoNetco Supermarkets Farm Fun Building


Hands-on fun for children - pedal tractors, hay maze, scarecrow making, washboard laundry and more! Adjacent is the Junior Ag Agent Scavenger Hunt for children. Find all the special places and earn a Junior Ag Agent patch.