• Air Quality in Fair and Exhibition Barns

    Published on June 8, 2020

    Taking effective steps to improve air quality requires planning and knowledge of the barn’s normal daytime and nighttime temperatures, availability of electrical outlets for fans, and knowledge of prevailing winds.

  • Tips for Purchasing and Bringing Home Livestock

    Published on March 28, 2019

    Acquiring new stock is exciting and making sure that you know the questions to ask before the purchase and the preparations required to bring new livestock home is key to managing their health and safety.

  • Animal Exhibit Hand Washing Sign

    Published on July 17, 2017

    The following sign can be used to help visitors to animal barns and exhibits practice good hygiene and biosecurity by washing their hands after visiting.

  • 4-H Sportsmanship Activity Series

    Published on March 29, 2017

    Good sportsmanship is a critical skill for youth. Competitive events and activities provide a great opportunity for youth to learn how to be fair, respectful and gracious -- whether they win or lose.