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Hot Topics

    Fair Entry is Live!

    It’s time to start registering your County Fair Projects in the Fair Entry System starting Monday, June 4 until Friday, July 27.

    County Fair!

    It is hard to believe that the school year is winding down and the “Five Best Days of Summer” are right around the corner! 

    County Ambassadors

    Our County Ambassador Team has done a great job at planning many fun and exciting activities for the County this upcoming year.

    Animal Stalls

    Don’t forget to reserve your animal stalls for the 2018 County Fair.

    Summer 4-H Dog Training

    4-H Dog Training is a great opportunity to train your dog in obedience, showmanship, or agility.

    Heart and Hooves Clinic

    The Heart and Hooves Clinics focus on strengthening the partnership between horse and enrolled 4-H riders grades 6+ using groundwork, obstacle course work and riding basics. These clinics offer an amazing opportunity for equestrian and equine to advance their skill level, no matter their previous experience. Clinics I & II will take place June 23-25 and Clinic III will be September 15 & 16 at the Heart and Hooves Horsemanship Arena and Obstacle Course in Deer River, MN. The $400 fee for Clinics I & II and $250 for Clinic II includes meals and camping onsite is available.

    Project Bowl State

    This year north St. Louis County had 4 teams participate in State Project Bowl. They represented the county well.

    Federation Meeting

    Our next Federation meeting will be Monday, May 21st at 6:30 p.m.

    Animal ID Forms Due May 15

    All 4-H members intending to exhibit beef, dairy, dog, goat, horse, lama, rabbit, sheep, swine, (Except market beef and market dairy which were due Feb. 15) in our county fair 4-H classes or any 4-H event, will need to complete the 4-H animal ID paperwork.

    BLU Recap

    We enjoyed BLU this year for many reasons.
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