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Record Book Forms for 4Hers
June/ July Newsletter and Fair Info for 4H
 
MILLS COUNTY FAIR JULY 8-12, 2016
 
2015 Mills County Resource Directory

  • ">Happening in Mills County Information:

  • NEED TO ENROLL IN 4H?  CLICK HERE!  Pay for your enrollment by November 30 to receive $5 discount.  December 1st becomes $32
  • ACES DAY CAMPS IN GLENWOOD FOR YOUTH IN KINDERGARTEN THROUGH 5TH GRADES
  • August 11- Record Book Workshop by Youth Committee- Kate Phelps 6:30pm
  • August 18- Record Book Workshop by Youth Committee- Tracy Blankenship 6:30pm
  • August 13-23 Iowa State Fair
  • August 31- Record Books due to leaders
  • September 15- Leaders Meeting- Bring all record Books 6:30pm Start Time
  • September 17th- Youth COmmittee Meeting at 6:30pm
  • September 22- Youth Committee Meeting
  • September 29- Youth Committee Meeting
  • October 6- Youth Committee Meeting
  • October 13- possible Back up Youth Committee meeting
  • Awards Interviews October 24th at East Mills high School
  • October 25- Awards Program 1:30pm at the Malvern Community Building
  • December 29- FSQA Class for all 4-6th Graders in Livestock Projects- REQUIRED
  • March 29, 2016- CLOTHING CONTEST, COMMUNICATIONS CONTEST AND BUCKET OF JUNK at Malvern Community Building 5pm start
  • July 8-12, 2016 Mills County Fair

County News

July 29, 2015

Mills County was honored by great showing at the Region 17 Tablesetting Competition in Council Bluffs.  Bringing home some glory!

December 29, 2014
Keeping young cows in the herd is critical to ensure enterprise profitability and facilitate herd expansion; particularly with decreased numbers in the national cow herd.  Plan to attend these clinics to learn more ways to keep her working for you.  Topics include nutrition, management, costs, health, reproductive management, and lifetime productivity.
December 17, 2014

owa State University Extension and Outreach in Harrison County is excited to announce that Annie’s Project will be offered in Logan. A steering committee met on December 15th in the conference room of the Harrison County Extension and Outreach Office.  The purpose of the meeting was to establish the dates, times and topics for this six week course.

December 17, 2014
Leadership Mills County:
20 Clues to Rural Survival will be held on January 22nd, 2015 from 11-3pm at the Congregational Church Fellowship Hall in Glenwood at 109 N Walnut St
 
 
 
The Clues Workshop will help us:
 Bring our community together to learn the secrets of rural success
 Build on community strengths
 Create strategies for short-term goals and long-term development
 Take action to achieve the characteristics critical to the success of our rural community
December 1, 2014

This is an event where youth will learn more about beef production in Iowa, how to get the best product for their effort, and ways to increase the quality of their cattle for fair exhibits.  The event will be held at the Iowa Lakes Community Campus in Emmetsburg and is open to all youth in grades 4-12.  Cost is $5 per participant with lunch included.  Deadline for registering is January 16th. 

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