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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2015 Governors Blue Ribbon Livestock Auction Scholarships Available

(West Allis) The Blue Ribbon Sale of Champions Foundation has increased their scholarship awards once again this year to $15,000 and fifteen of Wisconsin’s best youth will be the recipients. The 2015 Governor’s Blue Ribbon Livestock Auction Scholarship application has just been issued. The Foundation is sponsoring two $2000 awards, three $1500 awards, three $1000 […]

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Marathon tops 4-H Quiz Bowl and Skillathon Contests

The Wisconsin 4-H Quiz Bowl and Skillathon contests were both held on Saturday, March 1 at University of Wisconsin Madison Animal Sciences Building.   Livestock Bowl is a quiz competition where all the questions are about beef, sheep, swine and meat goat topics and students use a buzzer in order to answer the questions.  Teams compete […]

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Wisconsin 4-H Quiz Bowl and Skillathon Results

The Wisconsin 4-H Quiz Bowl and Skillathon contests were both held on Saturday, March 3 at University of Wisconsin Madison Animal Sciences Building.   Livestock Bowl is a quiz competition where all the questions are about beef, sheep, swine and meat goat topics and students use a buzzer in order to answer the questions.  Teams compete […]

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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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Wisconsin is repeat National 4-H Skillathon Champions

For two years in a row, Wisconsin was the National Champion 4-H Skillathon Team at the North American International Livestock Exposition in Louisville, KY!  After Reserve Champion finishes over the years, Wisconsin surpassed 17 teams to earn Championship honors.  The skillathon team participated in individual and team stations of breed, equipment and meat identification, hay […]

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