Thursday, March 24, 2016

Hanover 4-H Hosts Beginner Livestock & Poultry Workshop for Youth and Parents

Three Rivers Livestock 4-H Club Animal Care & How To Show Workshop for Poultry and Livestock

Saturday, April 23 at 9:00 a.m.

Hanover Extension Office (13015 Taylor Complex Lane Ashland VA 23005)

Directions - Take I-95 to Exit 92 Hanover.  That will put you on Route 54 East. Continue approximately 1.7 miles and Turn right onto Taylor Complex Lane. The office is in the same Building as Hanover Parks and Recreation, our entrance is the furthest on the Left.

Starts at 9am - registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. 



You should attend this great event if you . . .


Want to pick up some general knowledge and care about . . .


Beef Cattle





Want to learn how to start showing . . .


Beef Cattle




what items do you need to start showing, grooming your show animal, halter breaking and leading your show animal, how to show, feed, & more


Showmanship session . . .

what is showmanship

how to for each species

what do you need


The above sessions will be led by club members who have several years' experience in showing these animals - they show at county fairs throughout the state, breed shows, and the State Fair of VA and have lots of knowledge!


Parents there will be session for you as well . . .

Your involvement in showing

How to support your youth

Entry Forms


Health Certificates

Question/Answer Session


Parents- your session will be led by club leaders who have children involved in showing for several years!


Youth will get hands on experience with the species they are interested in showing


Lunch will be provided (pizza, lemonade/water, dessert) - just bring your own chair!


Door prizes, give-aways . . .


No fee to attend this event, just bring bag or canned dog food donation - we are collecting dog food to support BARK in Hanover County as our spring community service project.


Pre-registration is required. Questions please contact Karen Johnson at