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Adair County 4-H'er Earns Meat Goat Project Award

Joceline Holliday State Project Award

10/6/2008

AMES, Iowa – Joceline Holliday of Adair County received a state 4-H meat goat project award that includes a $100 savings bond from the Mary Jo and Glen Mente Endowment and the Iowa 4-H Foundation.  Holiday, 16, is the daughter of Doug and Jodie Holliday of Greenfield.

During seven years in 4-H, Holliday has completed several major projects including meat goats, beef, pig, clothing and photography.  She has received state project awards in meat goat showmanship (champion) at the Iowa State Fair.  She has also received the Presidents Volunteer Service (gold level) 4-H Spirit Award.  She served as historian and vice-president of her local 4-H club and on the county 4-H council, county youth committee and at the Iowa 4-H Youth Conference.

Holliday is a junior at Nodaway Valley High School.

For more information about 4-H, contact the Adair County office of Iowa State University (ISU) Extension. 4-H in Iowa is administered through the ISU Extension 4-H Youth Development program and headquartered on the ISU campus in Ames.

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Contacts :

Laura Sternweis , Extension Communications and Marketing, (515) 294-0775, lsternwe@iastate.edu

Brenda Allen, 4-H Youth Development, (515) 294-1567, bsallen@iastate.edu

A high resolution photo of Joceline Holliday is available for use with this story.