Skip to Main navigation Skip to Left navigation Skip to Main content Skip to Footer

University of Minnesota Extension
www.extension.umn.edu
612-624-1222


Extension > Extension in your Community > Yellow Medicine County > 4-H > Hot Topics

print icon email icon share icon

Hot Topics

    Earn an award - complete your records!

    What are 4-H records? They are a short form for you 4-H'er to complete that will help them reflect on their 4-H year in club participation (participation record), and the projects that they completed over the year (project records). Everyone - including Cloverbuds! - can fill out records. Project records are due Monday, October 1 at Leader's Council meeting or before. Each youth will get one record form mailed to them to get them started! Additional record forms and some GREAT information about record keeping for both youth and their parents can be found here: https://extension.umn.edu/current-member-information/minnesota-4-h-record-keeping

    Livestock & General Encampment State Fair for YMC

    Our State Fair is a Great State Fair ... and in MN, this is definitely true! If you are planning to attend state fair with your 4-H project, everything you need to know is inside this article, including the schedules, how to download the app, see results, and more!

    Yellow Medicine Co 4-H Fair Schedule

    Wondering what time things are happening with 4-H at the fair? This article has all the information for you, including a link to the general fair schedule ... be sure to sign up for the Escape Room with the fair board!

    State Fair Livestock Quotas for YMC 4-H

    State Fair Livestock Quotas for YMC 4-H may look a little different this summer. Due to overcrowding in the barns, and overall risk management practices, livestock quotas across the state have been reduced. There is no longer an additional trip for 90% showmanship. However, there are opportunities to win extra trips in each species for 2019! Check out this article to see our livestock quotas, and learn more about earning additional trips for next year.

    Help with Online Fair Registration

    The Yellow Medicine County Fair & Pre-Fair judging are coming up quickly! The deadline for registering projects is Friday, June 15th in YMC 4-H. Inside this article, you will find links and resources to help you with your questions in registering for fair. You are also MORE than welcome to give our office a call, send an email, or stop by the office, if you would like! We know that it can be tricky when we only do this one time a year, and no question is a dumb one!

    Spend your summer in a youth development internship with 4-H

    Minnesota 4-H is now accepting applications for 2018 summer internships with 4-H programs in counties across the state. The application deadline is open until positions are filled with a preference for candidates who apply by Feb. 15.

    New Members and Families

    Welcome to Yellow Medicine County 4-H!

    4-H Spotlight

    Want to be featured in the Canby News 4-H Spotlight?
  • © Regents of the University of Minnesota. All rights reserved. The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer.