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2021 Animal Science Educational Programming

WYLP Animal Science Educational Offerings

The Wisconsin Youth Livestock Program (WYLP), affiliated with the UW Madison Department of Animal & Dairy Sciences, College of Agricultural & Life Sciences, and the Division of Extension are excited to offer these educational programs for the winter/spring of 2020-2021. These activities are an opportunity for youth and adults to create awareness and increase skills […]

Livestock Lessons Round 2

Youth sought to showcase their ‘Livestock Lessons’ – Round 2

Great news!  We are releasing the next round of Livestock Lessons ending on March 5, 2021.  The potential topics for your lessons are endless!  We would love for you to submit your 4-H demonstrations, FFA public speaking entries, any videos, and written work that aligns with the work your already doing.  This time period will […]


UW Virtual Farm Tours – Arlington and Lancaster Research Stations

Youth wanting educational credits for virtual farm tours should use this educational verification form. Materials for the May 8 Farm Center Farm Tour: Farm Unit YouTube Recording Survey – Please complete the survey after viewing the tour. Materials for the May 1 Beef Unit Farm Tour: Beef Unit YouTube Recording Youth Beef Activities Survey – […]


YQCA certification 25% off Flash Sale April 1-30

In light of the recent COVID-19 pandemic, the YQCA Board is announcing a 25% flash sale on the web-based certification. During the month of April (April 1-April 30), YQCA will be offering web-based training for $9. Those wishing to take part in the flash sale will need to purchase $9 web-based training coupons from YQCA.  […]


2020 State 4-H Meats Judging Contest Info Now Available

4-H Meats Judging Contest What:  This contest test the knowledge of youth in placement of carcass and retail cut classes, carcass grading, retail cut identification and a quiz. This contest occurs annually with the teams traveling to Kansas City, MO and Denver, CO for national competition.  There is a Junior Division as well at the […]


Wisconsin Pork Association Offers Scholarships

Wisconsin Pork Association Offers Scholarships October 1, 2019                                        Contact: Anna Boschert FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                        (608) 723-7551 (Lancaster, WI) :The Wisconsin Pork Association is offering scholarships to high school seniors and college students. Students with a sincere […]


Livestock Comfort at the Fair

It seems summer has finally arrived and in impressive strength.  This week looks to be the hottest of the season and can be extremely dangerous for both people and animals.  Please review the following document to manage your animal’s comfort during heat and humidity. Livestock Comfort at the Fair