2015 Jr. Fair Sheep and Swine Show Time Changes
For Monday of the fair (September 14th) the Swine Showmanship classes will now start at 8:00 am and the Market Lamb and Showmanship Show will begin at 3:00 p.m. or immediately following Swine Showmanship. This change was agreed to by leadership of the Sh ...
2015 Spring Tractor Supply Company 4-H Paper Clover Campaign
In addition to providing needed support to our county 4-H program – the Paper Clover Campaign is also a great time of the year for 4-H clubs to hold in-store fundraisers such as car washes and selling hot dogs. Please contact our local TSC managers to th ...
Ohio 4-H Cloverbud Kits Provide a Teaching Tool for 4-H Volunteers
Do you want to provide your 4-H Cloverbuds more fun and hands-on activities? Do you need meeting ideas? Volunteers have access to easy-to-use teaching resources for 4-H Cloverbud meetings. As the result of a generous grant from the Ohio 4-H Foundation, ...
2015 4-H Project Book Reminders
The project book format for 4-H beef, goat, cavies, dairy, pocket pets, dog, rabbit, sheep and swine members includes a resource handbook that needs to be purchased once every five or more years, and a Project and Record Book that needs to be purchased an ...
2015 Dairy Palooza Bus Trip
The Wayne County 4-H and FFA Dairy Committee invites all Dairy youth to participate in the Dairy Palooza Bus Trip to the Ohio 4-H Dairy Palooza East event on Saturday May 2, 2015. The bus trip will allow Wayne County youth to travel together from Wooster ...
New Law on Fertilizer and Manure Applications Explained
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Farmers who want to learn more about the new Ohio law passed last week intended to control algae production in Lake Erie and its western basin can find a detailed explanation in a blog post written by an agricultural law expert and a manu ...
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 ...