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    McLeod County 4-H Fair Survival Guide Now Available

    Please make sure to read this very important document as it includes a wealth of 4-H Fair related information.

    Cloverbud Policy Reminder

    All 4-H’ers completing grades K-2 compete as Cloverbuds in exhibition. This age level has specific rules that they follow in 4-H.

    Order Your 4-H Café Entry Day Presale Tickets

    Due to sales tax implications, our 4-H Café will not be open for sales (this means all food, beverages, etc.) on County Fair entry day. People can purchase pre-sale meal tickets ahead of time. Tickets will be on sale through August 7.

    State Fair Update

    Check out our State Fair Encampment dates. Chaperones are also needed.

    Outdoor Shooting Sports Practices Underway

    Summer outdoor shooting sports practices are underway.

    Horse Practices & Clinicians

    Now through September 11 (No Practice: August 14). Starting at 5:30 p.m.

    McLeod County Fair Information

    This will serve as your link to all things 4-H for our McLeod County Fair!!

    State Fair Press Releases

    Please see the State Fair Press Releases below that were submitted to local media.

    4-H Award Applications

    McLeod County 4-H Awards • All awards recipients are selected based applications and/or nominations submitted by 4-H members or 4-H adult volunteers. • 4-H members are encouraged to challenge themselves by working toward different awards as they advance in their 4-H career. • The number of awards presented in each category is based on the number of applications or nominations submitted. • Paper copies of applications and nomination forms are also available at the Extension Office. • All awards will be presented at Recognition Banquet. • All application and nomination forms are due third Monday in September. Late applications will not be accepted!

    New Family Videos of Common Questions

    Videos have been created to help answer common questions that new families have as they join 4-H.
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