The aim of the stock judging Tournament is to develop an interest and skill level of stock assessment in young people and this generation of farmers. The ability to be a good judge of stock is a skill that can be easily learnt by competing in stock judging tournament.
At club and district level tournament the emphasis is on learning the basics. It is a good idea to organise and hold a club skills day, invite current or past stock assessors to help with this. A&P Show Society Judges are a good source of knowledge. There is no substitute for practice in this tournament.