4-H Events and Opportunities

Program Contact: Shannon Rowley, Extension Coordinator
(509) 684-2588 • sgordon@wsu.edu

 

Sensational Saturday—March 4

Mark your calendars now for our annual Sensational Saturday program on March 4 at the Community College in Colville. Livestock, goats, photography, horse, beekeeping, dog/cat, and gardening are just some of the workshops planned. Sensational Saturday Class Description and Schedule

Beef and Sheep/Goat Field Days in March

4-H and FFA youth and leaders are invited to participate in two field days hosted by WSU Extension in Asotin and Whitman Counties in partnership with University of Idaho/Nez Perce County extension. Beef Field Day: March 11, 2017, 8:00 am-3:00 pm. Cost is $7 and includes lunch and materials. Registration is limited to 100 participants and is due by March 6th. Topics of discussion include: Health Care; Selection, Nutrition and Feeding of the Project Animal; Taste Test Panel; Livestock Judging; Quality Animal Care; the Stocker-Feed Project, fitting and showing demonstration and much more. Goat/Sheep Field Day: March 25, 2017, 8:00 am-3:00 pm. Cost is $7 and includes lunch and materials. Registration is limited to 100 participants and is due by March 20th. Topics for the sheep track will include: health care; quality assurance, feeding & nutrition, and selection of the project animals.  Goat topics will include: health care; body conditioning scoring; quality assurance; and options within the goat project. Fitting and Showing workshops will be available for both tracks.

For more information please visit: http://extension.wsu.edu/whitman