REMINDER: 4-H Project Judging Workshop

The Licking County 4-H Food and Fashion Board will be hosting at 4-H Project Judging Workshop on Wednesday, June 26, 2024 at 6:30pm at the Licking County Extension Office. This workshop is designed to help members taking still projects (clothing, food, and/or special interest) know what they need to bring to project judging, what to expect when they arrive to judging, and give tips on making judging a positive experience. There will be sample projects available to view, and we will answer all of your questions. This workshop would be very beneficial to members who are new to taking still projects.

Please RSVP by Monday, June 24, 2024 at http://go.osu.edu/4HProjectWorkshop. This will allow us to know how many participants to expect for the program.

REMINDER: Dairy Feeder Clinic and Preview Show

There will be a Dairy Feeder Clinic and Preview Show held at the Hartford Fairgrounds on Saturday, June 1, 2024. The Clinic will begin at 11:30am with the show starting at 1:00pm. There is a $10 entry fee. This is a great opportunity for youth to receive experience showing their dairy feeder.

Show Clinic:

  • Ring Education
  • Clipping
  • Supplies
  • Nutrition

Showmanship:

  • Seniors – ages 15-18
  • Intermediate – ages 12-14
  • Beginners – ages 9-11
  • Overall Showman

Market Classes:

  • Weight classes will be determined at show
  • Championship Drive

Please contact BreAnna Laughlin at 740-755-3494 with questions.

 

REMINDER: 2024 Goat Workshops

The Goats R Us 4-H Club will be hosting two goat workshops at the Hartford Fairgrounds in Grubb Arena. The workshops will take place from 6:00-9:00pm on both Thursday, May 30th and Thursday, July 11. You can find out more about these workshops HERE.

FAMACHA© Training and Egg Floats/Counts in Small Ruminants

Learn about internal parasite issues in small ruminants and how to use FAMACHA© as a selective deworming tool.  You will also learn to do your own fecal egg counts at home.

When: Friday, June 21, 2024 from 9:00am to 3:00pm

Where: Program will start at the McCombs Farm (7780 Northridge Rd) and will end at the Licking County Extension Office

Cost: $40 (paid day of)

Registration is limited to the first 20 registrants. To register, reach out to Dean Kreager at kreager.5@osu.edu or 740-670-5315.

 

Older Youth Beef Production Field Day

The OSU Extension Beef Team will hold an Older Youth Beef Production Field Day on Saturday, June 15th at the OSU ATI Beef Center in Apple Creek. For youth 14 and older, this will be a unique opportunity to learn about the beef industry. They will have a hands-on day walking youth through the beef production cycle focusing on cow-calf management. Parents are welcome, as they have a tour scheduled in the morning of the ATI and CFAES Wooster campus with admissions staff.

For registration visit: https://go.osu.edu/2024youthbeefday

Registration Deadline – June 7, 2024

Cost: Youth $30, Parents $15. Lunch Included.

Limited to first 30 Youth Registrations.

 

4-H Project Judging Workshop

The Licking County 4-H Food and Fashion Board will be hosting at 4-H Project Judging Workshop on Wednesday, June 26, 2024 at 6:30pm at the Licking County Extension Office. This workshop is designed to help members taking still projects (clothing, food, and/or special interest) know what they need to bring to project judging, what to expect when they arrive to judging, and give tips on making judging a positive experience. There will be sample projects available to view, and we will answer all of your questions. This workshop would be very beneficial to members who are new to taking still projects.

Please RSVP by Monday, June 24, 2024 at http://go.osu.edu/4HProjectWorkshop. This will allow us to know how many participants to expect for the program.

Dairy Feeder Clinic and Preview Show

There will be a Dairy Feeder Clinic and Preview Show held at the Hartford Fairgrounds on Saturday, June 1, 2024. The Clinic will begin at 11:30am with the show starting at 1:00pm. There is a $10 entry fee. This is a great opportunity for youth to receive experience showing their dairy feeder.

Show Clinic:

  • Ring Education
  • Clipping
  • Supplies
  • Nutrition

Showmanship:

  • Seniors – ages 15-18
  • Intermediate – ages 12-14
  • Beginners – ages 9-11
  • Overall Showman

Market Classes:

  • Weight classes will be determined at show
  • Championship Drive

Please contact BreAnna Laughlin at 740-755-3494 with questions.

 

Rabbit and Poultry Fun Show and Clinic

The Licking County 4-H Rabbit and Poultry Clinic and Fun Show will take place on Saturday, June 1, 2024 at the Hartford Fairgrounds. The clinic and show will take place in B. Carr Pavilion, with registration running from 8:30-9:30am, clinic starting at 9:00am and the show beginning at 10:30am. Cost is $1.00 for each animal. Find out all of the details HERE!

2024 Goat Workshops

The Goats R Us 4-H Club will be hosting two goat workshops at the Hartford Fairgrounds in Grubb Arena. The workshops will take place from 6:00-9:00pm on both Thursday, May 30th and Thursday, July 11. You can find out more about these workshops HERE.

REMINDER: Introduction to Food and Clothing Projects Workshop

The Licking County 4-H Food and Fashion Board is hosting an Introduction to Food and Clothing Projects Workshop to help members who are new to 4-H or are new to taking food or clothing projects. This workshop will take place on Saturday, April 27, 2024 between 10:00am and noon at the Licking County Extension Office. We plan to share tips for completing your projects and answer questions you may have to get you off to a good start with your projects. Members can sign up to attend either the food project session (10:00am), clothing project session (11:00am) or both. Participants are required to have an adult attend with them. If you would like to attend, please complete a short registration at: http://go.osu.edu/4HProjectWorkshop by April 24, 2024.