Projects

Livestock Projects:

 AkSarBen Information
Iowa State Fair Information
COOL Affadavit
Premise ID
Recordkeeping Forms
FSQA Manual
 
   Beef Project- Superintendents Jeff Dean 712-527-9403 & Brady Smith 712-309-5956  
 
 
Beef Hot Sheet
 
   Trowbridge Calf & Heifer Project- Mary & Dave Trowbridge 712-629-7665    April meetings at Extension Office, 6:30pm.   Farm practices begin Saturdays in May- Feeder Beef 6pm- Heifer 6:30 pm.  This requires enrollment in class.  Contact Extension office for details.  624-8616.
 
 
   Cat Project- Superintendents Kres & Kassidy Monday mondaystothefair@outlook.com     Cat Grooming Tips  Cat Project  Letter

 

Clothing Project-  Superintendent- Paula Barrett  Fashion Revue    Clothing Selection     $15 Challenge    Basic Information
                                 Mills County Fair Clothing Contest Monday, July 2nd
   Dog Project- Superintendents Kres & Lonny Monday 712-629-8171  Practices on Thursdays beginning May 1st weather permitting       Dog Project Letter   
   Goat Project- Superintendent Colleen Gray 712-212-6515    Asst Superintendent Paula Barrett.  Weigh in is April 28 at 8:30 am at Mills County Fairgrounds                                      Goat Project Info from Superintendent
Sheep/Meat Goat Scrapies Tags
The wait time for anyone ordering scrapies tags for sexually intact sheep/meat goats is around 3 weeks. So if you typically have 4-H families entering in this information into 4hOnline, be aware they should order those NOW to have them in time. Per state health rules, scrapies tags must be in the animal’s ear upon arrival at an exhibition/show. Information about the USDA scrapies program is at, https://www.extension.iastate.edu/4hfiles/agriculture/LHSheepScrapie.pdf
   Horse Project- Superintendent Bob Blum 712-520-6663    Assistant Superintendent Denise Jens.  Horse Practice Schedule Tuesdays beginning April 24th 7pm start (warm up at 6:30)   Horse Show Standards   4H & Open Horse Show Bill
 
Horseless Horse Project- Tanya Whitehill  Enroll by calling Extension office at 712-624-8616.  Practices begin in May
 
 
    Jamboree Hippology  Leader Holly Vinton  402-618-3478.  What is Hippology?
 
Pets Project  Superintendent Amanda Klein 
 
 
   Poultry Project- Superintendent Jill Cuff 402-650-4237  Amanda Klein Assistant Superintendent 
Poultry ID Form     
 
 
   Rabbit Project- Superintendent  Lannette McGinnins 712-520-4111.   
   Sheep Project- Co-Superintendents Andrew Hilton 712-310-4883 and Buddi Thompson 402-709-2649
Sheep Weigh In Sunday, April 29 2-3:30 pm
 Share a Sheep Project Committee Andrew Hilton, Mark Schoening, Tracy Blankenship, Lacey Jackson, Myranda Deitchler.  
Share a Sheep meetings will be held 
Sheep/Meat Goat Scrapies Tags
The wait time for anyone ordering scrapies tags for sexually intact sheep/meat goats is around 3 weeks. So if you typically have 4-H families entering in this information into 4hOnline, be aware they should order those NOW to have them in time. Per state health rules, scrapies tags must be in the animal’s ear upon arrival at an exhibition/show. Information about the USDA scrapies program is at, https://www.extension.iastate.edu/4hfiles/agriculture/LHSheepScrapie.pdf
 
   Swine Project- Superintendents Rod Greiner 402-650-1062  l   Jared Mabary 

County 4-H News

November 12, 2019

Look here for your club Officer Training Materials.  You will find what's needed to begin your career as a 4H club officer.

October 28, 2014

If this is your first year or 3rd, 4honline can be a bit confusing.  Here is any information that you may need to help you access this helpful website.

 

Link for 4honline

September 3, 2014

4H in Mills County is all about fun, friends, voice and choice.  We want you to have a great experience!  Try out different clubs and find the one that fits your schedule and makes you feel great!  

Fun- It's is something we all like to have!  4H activities, events, workshops and more make fun happen!  

 Friends- join a club to be with them, or join a club to make new ones!  

Voice- Your voice matters in 4H we want to hear what you like to do and what you want to try. Share what we can do to make your experience the best!  

Choice is a HUGE one- so many options of things you can do and try.

 4H lets you reach for the stars and see what really makes you tick.  You may suprise yourself!  Grow and share in a safe and warm place!  4H is all you want it to be!

December 11, 2013

We will add things as we receive information. Keep checking back! Clinics, fitting demos and more! Beef Superintendents are Brady Smith & Jeff Dean

January 21, 2013

Mitch Bowden attended National Congress, Iowa State Youth Conference and many other events and shares that 4-H is the best opportunity you can ask for!  Listen to the attached video.

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