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Bookmark this site and visit often for everything you need to know about upcoming events!  Information will be updated weekly. 



 Please help up improve out 2020 Achievement Banquet by completing the following survey.



View our February Newsletter!  


Enroll through 4-H Online.

DO NOT create a new account if you have created one in the past.

Click here to find helpful documents!

Do you need help deciding which projects to enroll in this year?  Click here for more info. 

Don't be afraid to try something new!


If you are, or would like to be, a 4-H Volunteer, check out the updated volunteer application process HERE



Click here to view 2019 Entomology changes.

Click here to view 2019 Dog Project changes.

Click here to view 2019 SpaceTech changes.

Click here to view Food Safety Recommendations for Food Preservation Exhibits.


YQCA Certification

All youth who plan to participate in a Marion County Livestock Show, Kansas State Fair Grand Drive and/or Kansas Junior Livestock Show need to complete the YQCA Certification before entering fair exhibits.  https://www.asi.k-state.edu/research-and-extension/youth-programs/YQCA.html




state news

2020 4-H Horse Panorama

The 2020 Horse Panorama will be held January 24-26 at Rock Springs.

Rules and registration will be up shortly. The deadline for registration is January 15th.



2020 Kansas Junior Producer Days

Junior Beef Producer Day is scheduled for Saturday, February 29 in Manhattan - More info

Junior Sheep Producer Day will be hosted on Saturday, March 14 in Manhattan - More info



State 4-H Horse Judging Contest

The 2020 State Horse Judging Contest will be held

on Friday, March 6, in conjunction with Equifest held in Salina.



4-H Campference 

4-H Campference is for youth ages 12- 14 (before January 1, 2020),

and will be held June 22-25 at Rock Springs 4-H Center.



2020 Livestock Sweepstakes Date 

Mark your calendars to participate in the 2020 Kansas 4-H Livestock Sweepstakes!

This event includes the Kansas 4-H state livestock judging contest,

meat judging contest, livestock skillathon, and quiz bowl.

It will be hosted on the K-State campus in Manhattan on August 22-23.




Check out the Youth Livestock Program Website for upcoming shows. 


Click here for scholarship information.


For more state-wide event information, check out this Kansas 4-H site