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Jackson County 4-H Updates

2017 Upcoming Events




4-H/FFA Livestock & Meats Judging Clinics

-January 13-14

-Register on Eventbrite by January 9

-Any number of youth per county. Friday education and Saturday practice contest.

4-H Hog & Ham Workshop

-January 16

-Register on Eventbrite by January 13

Attendance is required for anyone interested in the 2017 Hog & Ham program        (unless they participated in and completed the 2016 program).

State Fair 4-H Livestock Judging Contest*

-February 11

-Youth Register on 4HOnline by January 23

-County Agent certifies by January 30

-One any-age team per county

State Fair 4-H Horse Judging Contest*

-February 11

-Youth Register on 4HOnline by January 25

-County Agent certifies & assigns teams by January 30

-One any-age team and one Senior-only team per county

Area & State 4-H Horse Show Rulebook

-2017 version is online now

*For the State Fair Horse & Livestock Judging Contests, youth should enter themselves on 4HOnline, then 4-H Agents will need to approve them by January 30. And for the Horse Judging Contest, Agents will also assign each youth to either the All-Age team or the Senior-Only team. Your Horse Judging coach should give you a list of which youth are on which team.

Again, full event information is linked from You may want to bookmark this page as this is where you will find all of the details for Horse and Livestock 4-H programs throughout the year.