4-H Year End Celebration Pictures and Results

Wow! What a nice turnout for the Year-end 4-H Celebration on November 17. Here are the results of the evening (see program results) and lots of pictures:

Program will all of the results: Program – 2022 Winners list

Special Congratulations to our Special Community Award Winners:

  • Friends of 4-H Award                          2022 Winner- Teresa Stone
  • 4-H Alumni Award                               2022 Winner- Kelle Haffner
  • Business Friend of 4-H Award        2022 Winner- Dairy Queen of Marietta
  • Friend of Hervida Award                  2022 Winner- Margaret Webster

4-H Recognized by the Marietta Community Foundation

We (Peggy Byers, Julia Hughes, Bruce Zimmer, and Maggie Webster) were honored on November 16 to represent Washington County 4-H and accept an award from Heather Allender and the Marietta Community Foundation. Washington County 4-H was honored as the 2022 Outstanding Nonprofit of the Year! This award is dedicated to our 4-H volunteers, members and families!!

All About Beef Webinars

Thursday, December 8th : Beef Cattle Nutrition https://osu.zoom.us/j/93877489686?pwd=d05nUHlPVTVGUS92amxpUEl3SHFSUT09
Nutrition best practices, how nutrition impacts meat quality

Wednesday, December 14th : Beef Cattle Health https://osu.zoom.us/j/95523380238?pwd=UnhZNHZLcUdkQnNRejlQWVB4N2NSUT09
Protecting animal health at home and at the fair, common disease ID, and more!

Monday, December 19th : Beef Cattle Handling and Welfare https://osu.zoom.us/j/92425818988?pwd=MU84WG55Y0FMd2d0YWgrR2ZYV3ByUT09
Animal handling and welfare at home and at the fair, impact of handling and stress of meat quality


2023 Market Steer Announcements

Ohio State Fair Steer Registration

  • Interested in showing your market steer at the Ohio State Fair? 2023 State Fair Market Beef Registration DNA sample kits and EID tags are available from the Extension Office. All samples must be received at the Ohio State Fair by January 15, 2023

Market Steer Tag-in & Weigh-in for 2023

  • Mandatory tag-in for 2023 Market Steers to be taken to the Washington County Fair will be Saturday, December 10 from 8-9:30 AM at the NFO Building on SR 339 near Waterford.