Monday, December 16, 2013
This FREE event is being held to help educate both current and future exhibitors of market animals (beef, sheep, goats, hogs, poultry, and rabbits) with information on feeding, housing, equipment, medication, marketing, financing, and other information necessary for a successful project experience.
There will also be vendors there that include feed representatives, breeders, equipment dealers, animal health specialists, and more! Door prizes will be given out at the end of the day and food will be available to buy.
RSVP by January 24 to the Rockingham County Extension Office at (540)564-3080 for a free t-shirt courtesy of Farm Credit!
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
National 4-H Congress 2014 will take place November 28– December 2, 2014 (Thanksgiving weekend). It is a wonderful experience and an extreme honor to represent Virginia at National 4-H Congress. Senior 4-H members are encouraged to apply. Applications are due April 30 to the State Office. Interviews and delegate selection will take place during state congress on Tuesday, June 17 in Blacksburg.
For more information on this event, please visit the sites below.
General Information and Application Process: http://www.intra.ext.vt.edu/4h/national4h.html
Sample Resume: http://www.intra.ext.vt.edu/4h/exampleresume.pdf
Friday, December 6, 2013
Registration information will be available in the next few weeks, please contact the extension office for more information.