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National Junior
Swine Association

Established in 2000 for youth under the age of 21, the National Junior Swine Association (NJSA) is now the largest youth livestock organization in the world with more than 12,000 members. The NJSA is devoted to helping the youth reach their desired potential through educational opportunities, leadership conferences, scholarship programs and swine exhibition opportunities at many national and regional junior shows. The NJSA’s mission is to provide a network uniting purebred swine enthusiasts through a youth organization that offers competitive opportunities to reward excellence, enhance educational opportunities, promote the value of pure genetic lines and develop leadership skills at both the state and national level.

NJSA Shows & Events

View upcoming shows and past results

Become a Member

Join the NJSA youth organization

NJSA Spotlight

Recognizing youth achievement

MVP (Mentoring Values People)

Pairing new NJSA members with their peers

Premier Breeder Program

Become involved in purebred breeding

Junior Board of Directors

Meet the current officers

NJSA Handbook

Rules and regulations for NJSA members

Youth PQA Certification

Required of all jr. members showing at events

NJSA Apparel

Get your gear on!

Youth Advisory Board

Meet the current members


Learn more about scholarship opportunities


Why sponsor the NJSA?

NJSA Supporters

Thanks to all who financially support the NJSA


Find answers to the most common questions
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