The 2021 Hartford Junior Fair Turkey Pool orders are due with payment by 4:00pm on Friday, March 5, 2021. Orders must be dropped off or mailed into the Licking County OSU Extension Office at 771 East Main St., Suite 103, Newark, OH 43055 by the deadline. All meat turkey projects will come from the Hartford Fair meat turkey pool. If you plan to exhibit a meat turkey in 2021, you must have your order in by the deadline in order to participate in the meat turkey class at the Hartford Fair. Siblings may share an order of chicks, otherwise each exhibitor must place an individual order.
Anticipated chick pickup will be Wednesday, April 7, 2021. Details regarding delivery date / time / location will be emailed to those who placed orders approximately one week prior to chick pickup.
Practices for the 2021 Licking County 4-H Rabbit Quiz Bowl Team will begin on Monday, March 1, 2021 at 7:00pm. Information as well as links to the virtual meeting can be found on the Licking County Rabbit Quiz Bowl Facebook Page.
The 2021 4-H Dairy Judging Contest will be held on Saturday, March 20, 2021 at 10:00am at Shipley Dairy Farm. All 4-H youth who will be enrolled in a Licking County 4-H Dairy Project in 2021 are invited to participate.
Please note the following changes to the 2021 program:
Only 4-H members who will be enrolled in a 2021 Dairy Project are eligible to participate.
There will NOT be lunch or a Quality Assurance program provided.
Only one adult may attend with each youth/family in order to adhere to program capacity limits (50 person capacity for the event).
Facial coverings must be properly worn in order to attend and participants should adhere to all social distancing guidelines.
The Licking County OSU Extension Office is searching for a new team member to fill the role of Office Associate. For a full listing of job description and to apply, please visit here. To application process will close on Tuesday, March 2, 2021.
PLEASE NOTE: The Department in the job description is listed as “FAES | Fairfield County”. Please know that the position is at our office in Licking County.
Applications for the 2021 Licking County Dairy Princess and Dairy Feeder Princess are both now available. Both applications are due by Saturday, May 1, 2021 and should be mailed to: Leanne Rex, 959 Newark Granville Rd, Granville, OH 43023.
Please see applications for guidelines and requirements.
Registrations to attend the 2021 Virtual Junior Swine Day are due February 16, 2021. The event will be held on Saturday, February 20, 2021. The agenda for the day as well as registration information can be found here: www.go.osu.edu/jsd2021