Greene County Fair July 9-15, 2024 This is an opportunity for 4-H Youth to participate in several project areas such as livestock, static, clothing, and communications. During this time they will showcase their hard work from the year. The community is invited to attend and support these youth! Important Deadlines! May 15: Livestock ID due for Beef, Sheep, Goat, Swine, Horse, and Dog May 15: YQCA Certification due for Beef, Sheep, Goat, Swine, Rabbit, and Poultry Exhibitors (Clover kids do not need to do this) June 15: Stalling Form due for all animal species (Both Clover Kid and 4-H'ers) June 15: Clover Kid Animal Entry July 1: Rabbit and Poultry ID Due July 1: State Fair Entries Due Important Fair Documents 2023 Greene County Fair Schedule 2023 Greene County Fair Book 2023 Greene County Fair Stalling Form 2023 Fair Edition Newsletter Static Resources Project Goal Sheets 4-H Project Goal Sheet Word/PDF General Evaluation Sheet *Please include an exhibit entry tag to each project. These tags can be picked up at our office. If you forget the day of these will be available at the prep table.* Photography Goal Sheets 4-H Photography Goal Sheet Word/PDF Photography Exhibit Evaluation Form (PDF) *Please include an exhibit entry tag to each project. These tags can be picked up at our office. If you forget the day of these will be available at the prep table.* Exhibit Entry Sheet Exhibit Entry Form Word/PDF *Please include ALL of your static entries on this sheet and turn them in before you leave static day to collect premium money. Class Names and Numbers can be found in the fair book.* Food and Nutrition Foods for Iowa 4-H Fairs Food and Nutrition Judging Rubric Food and Nutrition 4-H Project Page Food Preservation Labels can be picked up at the Greene County Extension Office. Additional Resources Static Project Prep Sheet Exploring the Elements & PrinciplesExploring the Elements & Principles in Home Decor Color Wheel State 4-H Project Page Communication Resources Communication Entry Form All Communication Entry Form Communication Events Communication RulesCommunications @ the Fair Event Descriptions Poster Poster Report Form Word/PDF Poster Evaluation Form Share the Fun This is an opportunity for kids to share their talents or passions with an audience. This is for the pure enjoyment of the audience have fun and be creative and even have a chance to showcase your talents at the Iowa State Fair if selected! Share the Fun & Working Exhibit Rules Working Exhibits This is a communication activity that promotes the teaching and sharing of a new activity or skill. They will teach a group of kids how to make something, or teach a new skill. It may even be something for the child to take home. Selected participants will have the opportunity to compete at the state fair. Share the Fun & Working Exhibit Rules Working Exhibit Project Tip Sheethttps://store.extension.iastate.edu/product/572 Pride of Iowa This communication exhibit promotes the use of Iowa food products in food preparation and develops the communication skills of explaining and demonstrating a recipe as a team. In the team demonstration, two 4-Hers will demonstrate a chosen recipe as a team. One 4-Her explains the recipe process while another demonstrates the process at the same time. Qualified participants will have the opportunity to compete at Clay County Fair. Pride of Iowa Exhibit Rules Table Setting This is a fun way to learn how to properly set a table, plan nutritious meals, express originality and creativity in choosing a theme, present to a judge, express knowledge of food, nutrition, and food safety, and have fun in planning a special occasion meal for entertaining. Table Setting RulesTable Setting Contest DescriptionTable Setting Report Form Clothing & Fashion Resources Entry Form Clothing Event Entry Form Project Goal Sheet Junior and Intermediate Report Form Word/PDF Judges Evaluation Form Senior Report Form Word/PDF Narrative Template (Word/PDF) Narrative Examples Narrative Help Sheet Awardrobe Judge's Evaluation Form *Please complete the Narrative and turn it in on judging day. This will be read during the fashion show. Clothing Event Judging will take place during Static Judging Day at Clover Hall.* Additional Resources Exploring the Elements & Principles Exploring the Elements and Principles in ClothingColor Wheel Check out the Greene County Fair Website https://www.greenecountyiowafair.com/ Livestock and Petstock Resources Important Dates and Resources DATES AND DEADLINES TO REMEMBER!! May 15th Info Sheet 4-H Show Requirements 4H202 Livestock Identification YQCA We will be hosting in-person instructor-led sessions on Wednesday, March 15th. Please read our newsletter or check out our Facebook page for more information! Upcoming Training Flyer YQCA Website YQCA Background Information SheetYQCA Fees Information Sheet Web-Based Training Help Sheet Instructor-Led Training Help Sheet Stalling Livestock Entry Form (Stalling) Due June 15th *Both Clover Kids and 4-H Families planning on bringing ANY animals to the fair need to fill this out and turn it in by June 15th* 4-H Online Livestock Help Sheets 4-H Online Livestock ID Helpsheet Drug Affidavits These forms provide space to list all medications given to your animals this year. All of the following forms are due to the livestock office at the Greene County Fair upon fair weigh-in. Market BeefMarket LambMarket SwineMeat Goat Beef Beef Greene County Produce Class Form (Word/PDF) Beef Pen of Three Project Worksheet (Word/PDF)Beef Carcass on the Grid Form Herd Builder Registration Form Bucket/Bottle Calf Project Packet Cover Sheet Bucket Calf Project Summary (Word/PDF)Bucket Calf Exhibit Scoring CriteriaIowa 4-H Beef Project Hot Sheet State 4-H Beef Project Page Sheep Home Bred & Raised Commercial Ewe & Market Lamb (Word/PDF) Community Lamb Barn Sign Up State 4-H Sheep Project Page Goat State 4-H Goat Project Page Swine State 4-H Swine Project Page Horse Rules and Regulations for 4-H Equine Shows in Iowa 2022 Updates for Rules and Regulations for 4-H Equine Shows in Iowa Iowa 4-H Horse Practice Rules Iowa 4-H Horse Helmet Requirements State 4-H Horse Project Page Dog Dog Class Expectations, Explained Showmanship Packets: Complete Junior Showmanship Packet Complete Intermediate Showmanship Packet Complete Senior Showmanship Packet Study about your Dog Breed for Showmanship! Dog Obedience Score Sheets: Intro Obedience Beginner Novice Preferred Novice A or B Novice A or B Novice AB Group Exercise Score Sheet Graduate Novice Open State 4-H Dog Project Page *Check our program calendar on the home page for when dog workouts will take place. These will begin at the beginning of April. All 4-H'ers are required to attend 5 meetings minimum to show at the fair* Rabbit *All 4-H Rabbits must be tattooed to show at the Greene County Fair. This will be done both June 24th and 25th at the Greene County Fairgrounds, Times TBD Clover Kids do not need to tattoo their rabbits.* State 4-H Rabbit Project Page Poultry *All 4-H and Clover Kid Poultry must be pullorum tested to show at the Greene County Fair. This will be done both June 24th and 25th at the Greene County Fairgrounds, Times TBD* Avian Flu Tracker State 4-H Poultry Project Page Pets Pet Show (Word/PDF) Clover Kids Livestock and Petstock Please check out the Clover Kids Page at the bottom for entry forms! Contact our office, at 515-386-2138 if you have any questions. Iowa State Fair Rules and Classes 4-H Beef 4-H Exhibits Building 4-H Horse 4-H Meat Goat 4-H Poultry 4-H Rabbit 4-H Sheep 4-H Swine 4-H Dog 4-H Dairy Cattle 4-H Dairy Goat 4-H Dairy Judging 4-H Herdsmanship 4-H Horticulture 4-H Entry Helpsheet Entry Helpsheet 2023 ISF *Due July 1* Tickets Discount Ticket Form (Due July 20) Iowa State Fair Tickets 4-H Show Schedule Cattle Horse Sheep Swine & Goats Small Animals Iowa State Fair Greene County Exhibitor Results Stay Tuned!