State 4-H Meats Contest set for Saturday, April 27!

We cordially invite you to again bring your county junior and senior teams to the upcoming meat judging contest, to be held Saturday, April 27, at the UW Madison Meat Laboratory. All of the materials can be found online at https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/youthlivestock/programs/4hmeatscontest/ We will continue with the change from the 2005 contest, junior contestants will be […]

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So you Want to Start a Knowledge Team Webinar offered on January 14, 2016

Contact:  Bernadette O’Rourke, Extension Youth Livestock Specialist, UW-Madison Email:  borourke2@ansci.wisc.edu Phone:  608-263-4304 (Madison:) UW Extension and the UW Madison Animal Sciences Department will be hosting a webinar entitled, “So you Want to Start a Knowledge Team” on Thursday, January 14 from 7-8 PM.  This program is to engage volunteers, leaders and Extension staff on how […]

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Where are They Now? With Columbia County 4-H/FFA Alumnus Scott Howard

    There have been a multitude of youth livestock project members that have participated in WI Youth Livestock State events over the years, but after they graduate from 4-H or FFA, we often ask, “Where are they now?” We recently were fortunate enough to meet up with former Columbia County 4-H Alumnus, Scott Howard.  Scott […]

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Marathon County Tops Senior Division in 4-H Meats Judging Contest

The team from Marathon County took top honors in the senior division of the State 4-H meats Contest held Feb 15 at University of Wisconsin Madison Meat Laboratory.  Team members were Ashley Zimmerman, Katelyn Zimmerman, and Emma Walters.  They were coached by Mark Zimmerman.  These 4-H members will represent Wisconsin at the National 4-H Meats […]

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Badger Meat Judging Camp

Mark your calendars for the Badger Meats Judging Camp to be held on Friday, Feb. 7, from 9 a.m. to noon (8:45 a.m. registration open) at the University of River Falls Meat Lab, River Falls, WI.  This camp is for youth who have completed 3rd grade through one year past high school that are interested […]

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4-H Meats Judging Contest Slated for February 16th

The state 4-H Meats Judging Contest is scheduled for February 16th at the University of Wisconsin – Madison, Meat Laboratory.  Registration is from 12:30 to 1 p.m. with the contest starting at 1 p.m.  The highest scoring senior team will participate in the National 4-H Meat Judging Contest in Manhattan, KS.  The second place senior […]

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Columbia County Tops Senior Division in 4-H Meats Judging Contest

The team from Columbia County took top honors in the senior division of the State 4-H meats Contest held Feb 18 at University of Wisconsin Madison Meat Laboratory.  Team members were Jessica Taylor, Hannah Taylor, Amanda Wendt and Emily Seib.  They were coached by Todd Taylor and Jessica Palmer.  These 4-H members will represent Wisconsin […]

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4-H Livestock Quiz Bowl and Skillathon contests scheduled for March 3, 2012

The 4-H Livestock Quiz Bowl and State 4-H Skillathon contests will be held together on Saturday March 3, 2012 at UW Madison Animal Sciences Building, Madison, WI.  Deadline for registration is Friday, Feb 24, 2012.   The cost is $6 per youth.   Registration starts at 9 a.m., competitions start at 9:30 a.m.  Teams are encouraged to […]

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4-H Meats Judging Contest slated for Feb. 18

The state 4-H Meats Judging Contest is scheduled for February 18th at the University of Wisconsin – Madison, Meat Laboratory.  Registration is from 12:30 to 1 p.m. with the contest starting at 1 p.m.  The highest scoring senior team will participate in the National 4-H Meat Judging Contest in Manhattan, KS.  The second place senior […]

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