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4-H Youth - Livestock

2015 4-H Livestock Calendar of Events

NOTE: A FINAL DATE FOR MANY EVENTS HAS NOT BEEN DETERMINED AT THIS TIME.  PLEASE CHECK BACK FREQUENTLY FOR UPDATES.

DATE EVENT INFORMATION
January 6-12

Western National 4-H Roundup Competitions, Denver, CO

January 15-17

NW District Livestock Show, Batesville, MS

January 22-24

NE District Livestock Show, Verona, MS

January 29-
February 1

SE District Livestock Show, Hattiesburg, MS

February 2-4

Delta District Livestock Show, Greenwood, MS

February 2-5

SW District Livestock Show, Jackson, MS

February 5-12

Dixie National Junior Round-Up, Jackson, MS

February 12

Dixie National Sale of Junior Champions, Jackson, MS

February 27

DEADLINE: Membership in Mississippi Livestock Council

March 3

Mississippi Livestock Council Steering Committee Meeting, MSU

March 24

Mississippi Livestock Council Meeting, MSU

March 27

State 4-H Dairy Judging Contest, MSU

April 1

DEADLINE: Each county is allowed to submit 25 junior and senior horse bowl questions from approved references for review regarding inclusion in District
and State 4-H Horse Bowl contests

May 1

DEADLINE: Ownership of horses for 2015 District and State 4-H Horse Shows

May 1

DEADLINE: Youth must be a member of Mississippi 4-H to be eligible to show at the 2015 District and State 4-H Horse Shows

May 1

DEADLINE: All 2015 District and State-Only 4-H Horse Show entries must be received by local 4-H agent

May 27-29

State 4-H Congress, MSU

June 1

DEADLINE: All new 4-H members and at least one parent must have completed the 4-H Horse Ethics Program

June 5

DEADLINE: All senior 4-H horse educational contest entries must be submitted to Elwanda Shook in ADS as well as for the County Stall Decoration Contest

June 9 (tentative)

SE District 4-H Project Achievement Day, Ellisville

June 10-13

NE District 4-H Horse Show, Starkville, MS

June 11-13

SW District 4-H Horse Show, Jackson, MS

June 11-13

NW District 4-H Horse Show, Tunica, MS

June 11-13

SE District 4-H Horse Show, Meridian, MS

June 17 (tentative)

SW District 4-H Project Achievement Day, Hinds Comm. College

June 18 (tentative)

NW District 4-H Project Achievement Day, Moorhead

June 19 (tentative)

NE District 4-H Project Achievement Day, Fulton

 

Making Tracks, MSU

 

North MS 4-H Cookout Contest, Winona

 

South MS 4-H Cookout Contest, Hattiesburg

June 23-27

Mississippi 4-H State Horse Championship, Jackson, MS

July 8-9 (tentative)

4-H Horse Camp, MSU

July 10

State 4-H Livestock Judging Contest, MSU

July 28-August 2

Southern Regional 4-H Horse Championship, Perry, GA

 

Neshoba State Fall Dairy Show

 

Newton State Fall Dairy Show

 

4-H/FFA Replacement Beef Heifer Development Contest, HCC, Raymond, MS

 

NE MS Fall Dairy Show, Verona

 

DEADLINE: Ownership and nomination forms are due in the County Extension Office for all animals showing at the 2015 Mississippi State Fair

 

DEADLINE: Ownership and nomination forms are due in the County Extension Office for market steers, market lambs, and market goats showing at the 2016 District and Dixie National Junior Round-Up Livestock Shows

 

Retinal Image market steers, market lambs, commercial beef heifers, and market goats and classify steers, lambs, and beef heifers for the 2015 Mississippi State Fair and 2016 District and Dixie National Junior Round-Up

 

Retinal Image/Classify at Verona, MS (8:00 a.m to 11:00 a.m.)

 

Retinal Image/Classify at Senatobia, MS (2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.)

 

Retinal Image/Classify at Greenwood, MS (8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.)

 

Retinal Image/Classify at Raymond, MS (8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.)

 

Retinal Image/Classify at Hattiesburg, MS (8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.)

 

State 4-H Horse Show Annual Meeting

 

National 4-H Dairy Conference, Madison, WI

October 7-18

Mississippi State Fair, Jackson, MS

 

National 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl, Louisville, KY

 

Purvis State Fall Dairy Show

 

Tylertown State Fall Dairy Show

 

North American International Dairy Judging Contest, Louisville, KY

 

DEADLINE: 2016 Sale of Junior Champions Scholarships and Premier Exhibitor Contest Applications must be POSTMARKED to the ADS Office

 

DEADLINE: 2016 4-H Horse Club Scholarships must be POSTMARKED to the ADS Office

 

DEADLINE: Ownership and nomination forms are due in the County Extension Office for beef breeding, market hogs, purebred dairy cattle, commercial dairy heifers, commercial beef heifers, dairy goats, and commercial meat goat does showing at the 2016 District and Dixie National Junior Round-Up Livestock Shows

 

Retinal Image and Classify commercial beef heifers for the 2016 District and Dixie National Junior Round-Up Livestock Shows