Important YQCA Information! Time Sensitive!

YQCA will have a new website on Wed., March 23 and the old website will no longer work after Tues., March 22. What does this mean? Please read the letter for more information and reference the help sheet if a certificate needs to be downloaded. Please contact YQCA directly with any questions after reading the […]

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Sheep Project Information Session at 12th Annual Arlington Sheep Day!

4-H Sheep Project members, leaders and parents are invited to attend the 9:00 a.m. “Getting off on the Right Foot” Session on Sat., April 2 at the UW-Madison’s Arlington Research Station, Arlington WI. Dan Smerchek and family will present ideas and strategies to make the most out of a summer show project from selecting the right […]

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Animal Sciences Virtual Education Series!

Are you enrolled in projects in animal sciences?  If so, plan to register for upcoming sessions starting at 7:00 p.m. on the dates listed below. These sessions will provide awareness and knowledge of animal agriculture and careers that are associated with the session topic. Session dates and topics are: March 3, Food Safety Challenge  April […]

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Wisconsin Southdown Association Southdown Ewe Lamb Award

If you are between 11 and 16 years old, don’t own Southdown Sheep and want to start a flock of Southdown Sheep, consider applying for a quality registered ewe lamb to begin your flock. For additional information and to apply, please complete the attached application and mail it so that it’s postmarked by April 15.  […]

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Wisconsin Sheep & Wool Festival

The Wisconsin Sheep & Wool Festival will be Fri., Sept. 10-Sun., Sept. 12 at the Jefferson County Fair Park, Jefferson. The “Make It With Wool” competition will be held Sat., Sept. 11 and is open to youth ages 8 and older as well as adults! The entry deadline is Aug. 8. In addition to the […]

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Blain’s and Nutrena Virtual Show Edge Clinic

(A Free & Fun Interactive Virtual Show Clinic for Exhibitors of Beef, Goats, Sheep, Swine) Mon., May 24, 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Blains 2021 Virtual Show Edge Clinic Flyer Join Nutrena’s show feed experts as they dive deeper into the benefits of feeding ShowEdge to get your animals “show ready!” Topics include: Show Animal Nutrition 101 Daily […]

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Lamb Live & Carcass Evaluation and Lamb Culinary Products

Join Todd Taylor, Bernie O’Rourke and Jeff Sindelar, UW-Madison Animal & Dairy Sciences along with Cody Hiemke, Niman Ranch Lamb Program Manager for a virtual program on Thurs., March 11 starting at 7:00 p.m. The live lamb evaluation will be recorded, and the team will review the same lamb carcasses in the NEW UW-Madison Meat […]

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