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4-H Youth - Livestock

Calendar of Events - 2014 | 2015

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

DATE

EVENT INFORMATION

January 7-13

Western National 4-H Roundup Competitions, Denver, CO

January 16-18

NW District Livestock Show, Batesville, MS

January 23-25

NE District Livestock Show, Verona, MS

January 24-26

SE District Livestock Show, Hattiesburg, MS

January 27-29

Delta District Livestock Show, Greenwood, MS

January 27-30

SW District Livestock Show, Jackson, MS

January 30-February 6

Dixie National Junior Round-Up, Jackson, MS

February 6

Dixie National Sale of Junior Champions, Jackson, MS

February 28

DEADLINE: Membership in Mississippi Livestock Council

March 4

Mississippi Livestock Council Steering Committee Meeting, MSU

March 25

Mississippi Livestock Council Meeting, Jackson

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 2014 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 2014 District and State 4-H Horse Shows

May 1

DEADLINE: All 2014 District and State-Only 4-H Horse Show entries must be received by local 4-H agent

May 28-30

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 4

NE District 4-H Project Achievement Day, Fulton

June 5

NW District 4-H Project Achievement Day, Moorhead

June 6

SW District 4-H Project Achievement Day, Utica

June 6

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 10

SE District 4-H Project Achievement Day, Howard Technology Park

June 11-14

NE District 4-H Horse Show, Verona, MS

June 12-14

SW District 4-H Horse Show, Jackson, MS

June 12-14

NW District 4-H Horse Show, Tunica, MS

June 12-14

SE District 4-H Horse Show, Meridian, MS

June 16-18

Making Tracks, MSU

June 17

North MS 4-H Cookout Contest, Winona

June 18

South MS 4-H Cookout Contest, Hattiesburg

June 24-28

Mississippi 4-H State Horse Championship, Jackson, MS

July 28-August 2

Southern Regional 4-H Horse Championship, Raleigh, NC

July 31

Neshoba State Fall Dairy Show

August 1

Newton State Fall Dairy Show

August 8-9

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

August 16

NE MS Fall Dairy Show, Verona

August 29

DEADLINE: Ownership and nomination forms are due in the County Extension Office for all animals showing at the 2014 Mississippi State Fair

August 29

DEADLINE: Ownership and nomination forms are due in the County Extension Office for market steers, market lambs, and market goats showing at the 2015 District and Dixie National Junior Round-Up Livestock Shows

TBD

Retinal Image market steers, market lambs, commercial beef heifers, and market goats and classify steers, lambs, and beef heifers for the 2014 Mississippi State Fair and 2015 District and Dixie National Junior Round-Up

TBD

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

TBD

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

TBD

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

TBD

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

TBD

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

September 23

State 4-H Horse Show Annual Meeting

September 28-October 1

National 4-H Dairy Conference, Madison, WI

October 1-12

Mississippi State Fair, Jackson, MS

November 7-8

National 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl, Louisville, KY

November 8-10

North American International Dairy Judging Contest, Louisville, KY

November 14

Purvis State Fall Dairy Show

November 15

Tylertown State Fall Dairy Show

December 1

DEADLINE: 2015 Sale of Junior Champions Scholarships and Premier Exhibitor Contest Applications must be POSTMARKED to the ADS Office

December 1

DEADLINE: 2015 4-H Horse Club Scholarships must be POSTMARKED to the ADS Office

December 1

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 2015 District and Dixie National Junior Round-Up Livestock Shows

TBD

Retinal Image and Classify commercial beef heifers for the 2015 District and Dixie National Junior Round-Up Livestock Shows