Published on July 11, 2013
It’s the time of year again for fairs. Youth livestock exhibitions provide a wonderful opportunity to inform the non-agricultural public about livestock care and production. Prepare youth to answer some questions that they might get at the fair.
Published on November 20, 2012
Figuring out how much it will cost to raise a 4-H animal can be bewildering; a new budget form can help families predict the expense before they make the commitment.
Published on August 31, 2012
Developing an entrepreneurial mindset helps 4-H youth succeed at summer fairs and in other real-world settings later on in life.
Published on August 15, 2012
Michigan State University Extension indicates that youth who complete livestock record books learn recordkeeping and entrepreneurial skills.
Published on April 24, 2012
Maintaining records equal success and youth learn this valuable skill during 4-H projects.
Published on March 7, 2012
Life skills, animal science, youth