There are lots of opportunities to continue your passion with horses or livestock in these contests: Hippology, Horse Bowl, Horse Presentations Individual, Horse Presentations Team, Horse Public Speaking, Horse Judging, Meats Judging, Livestock Judging, and Livestock Quiz Bowl. See all the contest rules here!
A recent study from Colorado State University measured the monetary value of having BQA certification on beef operations. Research was conducted to determine how a BQA Certification listing affected the sale price of beef calves and feeder cattle marketed through video auctions. The study resulted in a premium of $16.80 per head or an estimated $2.71/cwt. Find out more!
The Triple Crown is a prestigious award given to a three-year-old Thoroughbred who wins a triplet of prestigious races. The Kentucky Derby, The Preakness, and finally the Belmont Stakes. This is so difficult that only 13 horses have ever achieved such an honor.
The purpose of the 4-H Triple Crown Series is to increase opportunities for youth to participate in horseless horse events and develop a sense of belonging and mastery.
A collection of peer-reviewed, scientific resources for beef, sheep, swine, horse, small animals, and poultry. Resources include handbooks, videos, and downloadable planners and forms.
With the research-backed information about chickens found here, you can be sure to protect your chickens from disease, know the best tips for raising chickens, maximize your poultry production and more. Visit this one stop shop!
All Junior Livestock tests will use Ohio State University's livestock resource manuals. These publications can be purchased from OSU or borrowed from most county Extension offices