Upcoming 4-H Events
Upcoming 4-H Events
Weigh-in of market beef for the 2015 fair season will be held on Saturday, December 13, from 8:00-10:00 am at the Kent Product Development Center #1, 2031 Trolley Avenue, Muscatine. Animals for county fair will be ear tagged. State Fair nominated animals will also have a retinal image taken on each eye. There is a $5.00 charge for each animal nominated for State Fair. Animals nominated for Aksarben will have a DNA hair sample pulled. There is a $5.00 charge for each animal nominated for Aksarben. For more information, contact the Extension Office or read the December issue of the Clover Express.
The Muscatine 4-H County Council is conducting a fundraising campaign through Schwan’s. The campaign will run from November 15 through December 30. During this time period, 20% of Schwan’s product sales and 40% of eCertificates (electronic gift card, online only; limit 1 per customer per campaign) will be earned for their campaign. In addition, 5% of Schwan’s product sales will be earned for a year from the start date.
Orders can be made online at https://www.schwans-cares.com/campaigns/15084 or by phone by calling 1‑855-870-7208. Their campaign number is 15084 or listed as Muscatine County 4-H Council. Select your favorite County Council member from the website to order from! Orders can be made from anywhere in the USA and will be delivered by a local Schwan driver. County Council will not be delivering product or handling money, only promoting the campaign. All sales are handled through the website or by phone.
Enroll in 4-H
Risk Management Forms
NOTE: 4-H animals are now identified through 4hOnline. Login to your records and click on the Animals link at the top to identify your animals. Animals that are weighed will be entered by 4-H staff and must be verified by the 4-H family. Paper copies of ID's are accepted, but 4hOnline is the preferred method.
Recognition - Applications are available in Word format and PDF.
4-H Horse Project Information
2014 Summer Horse Shows
One date remains for the 2014 summer horse shows - August 17. All shows are held at the Tom Martin Horse Arena on the Muscatine County Fairgrounds in West Liberty, Iowa.
Any 4-H and FFA member in grades 4-12, from another county is invited to participate in all shows as long as proof of 4-H/FFA membership is documented. Documentation could include a membership card, proof of 4-H/FFA records, letter/statement from Extension Office or club/chapter leader, etc.