University of Florida

Animal Sciences Youth Programs

Welcome to the home for youth programs at the University of Florida's Department of Animal Sciences! On these pages, you can find details about upcoming events, results of past events, and plenty of helpful resources.

**2015 Animal Sciences Events Summary**

Click above for your quick reference guide to Horse & Livestock events, dates, and deadlines.

-- New 4-H Age Policy in effect beginning Sept. 1 (2015-16) --

What's on the horizon?         (or go to full CALENDAR)

Showmanship 101 and Ranch Ground Handling Clinics

- Open to all 4-H'ers, 8-18
- Pre-register to bring your horse.
- Unlimited auditors, free
UF HTU, Gainesville, FL
Postponed until Spring. New date TBD.

4-H Tailgating Contest

- Open to all 4-H'ers, 13-18
Straughn Center, Gainesville, FL

Event Flyer


2015 Animal Sciences Event Results:

Southern Regional 4-H Horse Championships
**Class Results
**Division High Points & Educational Contest results (on the main Regionals site)

State 4-H Horse Show
**Class Placings
**Overall Awards
**Regional Qualifiers

Hog & Ham Program

State 4-H Horse Events
**Quiz Bowl and Demonstrations

State 4-H Poultry Judging Contest

State 4-H Meats Judging Contest

State 4-H Livestock Evaluation Contest

State 4-H Horse Judging Contest
-Graphical Breakdown of results

State 4-H Hippology Contest

Florida State Fair Contests

Contact your local 4-H Agent to enter or ask about county participation requirements.

Florida 4-H
Florida 4-H
Florida FFA
Florida FFA
Jr FL Cattleman's


Recent Results

Website Notes
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    Current facts & information for Swine owners, Fair Boards, and public in general.