Sheep Weigh in and Tagging
Please note that this is a change from the date originally published in the 2015 4-H Calendar! Also, Hancock Co. Jr Fair exhibitors should note that all sheep (including wethers) are required to have a scrapie tag from the farm or origin. ...
4-H Volunteer Liability Issues
The insurance that OSU provides for all of its volunteers (you are automatically included upon completing the application process) is secondary personal liability only. This means that your own liability insurance (renter’s or homeowner’s) must be exhaus ...
2015 4-H Railroad Safety Poster Contest
The Orrville Railroad Heritage Society invites 4-H youth of Wayne County to participate in the railroad safety poster contest. Entry deadline is July 15th. Any questions, please contact Roy Carmony at 330-262-5555 or 1-800-200-7966. ...
2015 4-H Family and Consumer Sciences Summer Events
Details about these events will be available at https://wayne.osu.edu/projectinfo. April 22 or 27, 2015 Pattern Selection Night – 6-8:30 pm at JoAnn Fabrics, Wooster. Members may come in and get advise on selecting their pattern and fabrics from Building ...
Rabbit Tattooing Recommended
The Poultry and Rabbit Committee highly recommend the tattooing of all breeding and pet rabbit projects (market rabbits will be tattooed when checked in at the fair!). This should be done in the animals left ear. Many rabbit breeders have the tattooing to ...
2015 Poultry Resource Handbook Not Available
The new Poultry Handbook that was advertised to accompany the new Poultry Record book will not be completed until Fall 2015. The author had some health issue and could not complete the book for publication. This has now created a void in educational mater ...
2015 4-H / FFA Poultry & Rabbit Clinics
This year we have planned two dates for clinics. During both dates we will have poultry and rabbit sessions going concurrently. On June 20th at 9 am we will have a special Poultry and Rabbit Quality Assurance in the Show Arena. May 23 @ 9 am at the Fairg ...
Registration Now Open for Wayne County 4-H Junior Camp
Youth that are in the 3rd grade or higher and ages 8-13 as of January 1st of this year, can attend Junior Camp at 4-H Camp Ohio from June 29th through July 3rd. There are dozens of fun activities to do at Junior Camp including but not limited to: rock cl ...
Registration Now Open for Kelleys Island 4-H Teen Camp
Teens are you ready for a fun, island adventure? Youth that are ages 14-18 as of January 1st of this year are invited to attend Teen Camp at Kelleys Island 4-H Camp. The island setting of this camp provides a unique opportunity for beach and waterfront ...
Kelleys Island 4-H Teen Camp Counselor Applications Now Available
Do you know any college students or other recent 4-H graduates? We are looking for some past camp counselors and/or other young adults (ages 19-25) that might be interested in working with 4-H teens (ages 14-18) during a weekend teen camp at Kelleys Isla ...