4-H Beef, Sheep and Swine Adult Leaders Workshop

February 16, 2019 - February 17, 2019

Kettunen Center, 14901 4-H Dr, Tustin, MI 49688


Contact: Nick Babcock, 517-432-1626, babco116@msu.edu

This workshop is designed for both teen and adult leaders who are involved with beef cattle, sheep and swine projects. Topics include animal health, management, care and nutrition. In addition, breakout sessions will include livestock and meat evaluation, animal management and more. Interaction with leaders from different counties is encouraged for exchanging of ideas and programs and connecting with other volunteers in the same project areas. The workshop will also offer ways to enhance communication and teaching skills as well as learn about the many opportunities available for those interested in the beef, sheep and swine industries. Resources will be available for all attendees. Open to adult and teen volunteers ages 13 (as of Jan. 1, 2019) and older.

Date:
Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, 4 - 6 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, 3 p.m.

Costs:
$58.50 - 4-H members, 4-H volunteers and MSU Extension staff with 4-H responsibilities who bring a 4-H leader or member
$119.00 - Others

Cancellation Policy:
Individuals canceling without a replacement, on or after Jan. 30, will be charged a $35.00 cancellation fee. No refunds will be issued after Feb. 1 and cancelling individuals will be responsible for the full registration fee.

Objectives:

  • Teach skills in areas of practical livestock production and management.
  • Develop communication skills and leadership techniques for participants in order to more effectively re-teach skills in the county.
  • Offer an opportunity to share with others, programs that have been successful in other counties.
  • Provide platform for youth and adults to network and share ideas.
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Event Location

Kettunen Center 14901 4H Drive, Tustin, MI 49688

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