Michigan 4-H Livestock Judging Camp
June 3, 2023 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Ionia County Fairgrounds
Contact: Autumn Converse, Kendra VanOrder
During this one-day clinic, youth and coaches will have the opportunity to learn from industry leaders about all things livestock evaluation. Youth and their coaches will gain experience judging beef, sheep, swine, and meat goats.
Participants will pre-select two breakout sessions to attend in the morning and rotate through each species in the afternoon. Breakout sessions include Analyzing Data and Scenarios, Oral Reasons 101, Advanced Reasons, Selection Priorities, Intro to Livestock Judging Contests, and a Coaches Corner session.
8:00 Registration begins
8:45 Welcome, Overview of the Day
9:00 Breakout Sessions (90 minutes each, participants pick 2)
12:30 Species Session Rotations
4:30 Wrap Up
5:00 Safe Travels!
COST: $75 per youth, coaches attend free
Registration includes lunch, a t-shirt, a steno pad and pen, and giveaways
Space is limited to 100 youth and 15 coaches.
Note: The only adult registrations we can accept are for coaches, including 4-H volunteer coaches and FFA teachers. We cannot accommodate parents or other adults.
For full details and breakout session descriptions, please review the 2023 Michigan 4-H Livestock Judging Camp Flyer.
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