Jackson 4-H Updates
September 13, 2018It’s Time to Enroll!
Make sure you enroll for the 2018-2019 4-H Year. Remember, you must be actively enrolled in 4-H at least 30 days prior to any competitive event you plan to participate in. 4-H Enrollment is open now at 4HOnline.
Save the Date! 4-H Open House and Recognition Ice Cream Social
Come meet and congratulate our awesome 4-H members and volunteers! Ask them about their 4-H experience and see what Jackson 4-H has to offer.
Information Regarding Livestock Ethics Certification
The North Florida Fair is requiring that youth exhibiting in the Jr. Beef, 4-H Dairy Goat and 4-H Meat Goat shows, submit a copy of their Livestock Ethics Certification with their registration. Registrations are due by October 1st and must be signed by your 4-H Agent or FFA Advisor. The list of available Livestock Ethics Certification trainings has been updated and includes two locations within the Northwest District:
SEPT 13 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Graceville High School, Graceville Pre-register by Sept. 10 (No limit)
SEPT 20 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Chipley High School, Chipley Pre-register by Sept. 17 (No limit)
Click here to obtain the registration form and information: http://www.floridastatefairag.com/pdffiles/live-ethics.pdf
Entry Deadline for Panhandle Youth Expo is September 14th
Registration forms are available from http://blogs.ifas.ufl.edu/jacksonco/panhandle-youth-expo/panhandle-youth-expo/ or at the Jackson 4-H Office.
4-H Day at Gator Football
4-H Day at Gator Football is Saturday, September 15 is 4-H Day at Gator Football vs Colorado State. For tickets and further information: https://fevo.com/edp/4H-Dayat-Florida-Gators-Football-vs-Colorado-State-szxSMXWF
Attention Youth 13 and Up
Make plans now to participate in planning and attending the 2019 Teen Retreat on February 1st and 2nd. Planning meetings are scheduled via Zoom for October 1st, November 26th, and January 14th at 5:30 PM CT.
National 4-H Events and Activities
National 4-H Week, October 7-13 – stay tuned for more information.
National Youth Science Day – For more information: https://4-h.org/parents/national-youth-science-day/
Youth in Actions Awards – For more information: https://4-h.org/parents/4-h-youth-in-action-awards/
Upcoming 4-H Animal Science Events and Activities
4-H Youth Programs: Animal Science Events Calendar – For More Information:http://www.animal.ufl.edu/youth/calendar.shtml