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4-H in Chippewa County

    2019 Southwest Animal Science Challenge
    Dairy, general livestock, and horse enthusiasts – mark your calendar! The eighth annual Southwest Animal Science Challenge will be held Saturday, February 16, at the Wabasso Public School. This is a day-long 4-H event that consists of project bowl competition, hands-on skill-a-thon stations, and project workshops led by industry-leading professionals.
    Animal ID Deadline - February 15th
    All market beef and dairy steers must be identified in 4HOnline by February 15, 2019.
    2019 Regional 4-H Camp registration opens February 1
    Youth in grades 3-6 are invited to attend camp, June 18-20 at the University of Minnesota, Morris Campus. Registrations are being accepted from February 1 to May 10.
    Re-enroll so you don't miss out!
    4-H members review their information and re-enroll in 4HOnline every year by October 31st. Have you completed your enrollment yet?
    Resources on the web
    Minnesota has many good tools, information and resources for new members, current members and volunteers on the state 4-H website. With the web redesign are you finding what you are looking for? Check out this featured resource.
    Make plans to attend 4-H Agronomy Day on March 9th
    Plan to attend a 4-H Agronomy Day to be held at Ridgewater College in Willmar, MN on March 9, 2019.
    Check out the new 4-H Agronomy Project Kits!
    Do you want help getting started on a fair project related to Agronomy? Sign up for a 4-H Agronomy Kit between January 1 to February 15, 2019!
    Message from Jennifer: Discovering your flow in 4-H
    Minnesota 4-H state director Jennifer Skuza encourages us to discover and pursue what makes us flow.
    Attend spring 2019 SS&W Leader Certification Training
    4-H SS&W Leader Certification Trainings will be held April 6-7 in Isanti County and April 27-28 in Jordan. These trainings are designed for adults and youth that lead or would like to lead training in shooting sports, wildlife, or ATV safety. Deadlines for registering for the trainings are March 22 and April 12. Disciplines fill quickly, so make sure registration forms are sent in early!
    Communicate winter weather cancellation plans
    Review and communicate winter weather cancellation plans of 4-H programs, activities and outings to help ensure the safety of 4-H members and families during the winter months.

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