Hundreds of Cattle are shown by exhibitors at the California State Fair and can be found in the Tractor Supply Co. Big Barn.

Dairy Cows


When can you find them at the Fair?

The 2020 CA State Fair & Food Festival has been cancelled due to safety concerns regarding COVID-19. We are planning to make the 2021 CA State Fair & Food Festival the best one yet and we hope to see you there!


Quick Facts


  • Bovine: Scientific Name
  • Calf: Offspring / Newborn
  • Heifer Calf: Young Female
  • Cow: Mature Female
  • Bull Calf: Young Male
  • Bull: Mature Male
  • Steer: Castrated Male
  • Herd: Group of Cattle
  • Beef Cattle: Cattle Raised for Meat Production
  • Breeding Cattle: Cattle Raised to Produce Offspring
  • Dairy Cattle: Cattle Raised for Milk Production
Longhorn standing in a pen
Cattle standing with a person