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.

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State 4-H/FFA Horse Judging School
Open to all 4-H and FFA members.
Preregister by 12/1 for faster checkin, or register on site (allow for time in line)
UF HTU, Gainesville
4-H/FFA Livestock Evaluation Clinic
Open to 4-H and FFA members, 11yrs+.
Register Online via Eventbrite.
UF HTU, Gainesville
4-H/FFA Meat Judging Clinic
Open to 4-H and FFA members, 11yrs+.
Register Online via Eventbrite.
UF Meat Processsing Center, Gainesville
4-H Hog & Ham Workshop
Open to 4-H members, 12 & older.
Required to be eligible for program.
Register Online via Eventbrite.
UF Animal Sciences Bldg., Gainesville
State 4-H Horse Show
- Results and Scorecards

Regional Horse Show
- Results

4-H Ranch Horse Clinic Videos
Video clips from the 4-H clinic which taught the concepts of the new Ranch classes - Ground Handling, Ranch Roping, and Working Cow Horse, Boxing. Much of the roping discussion applies in Ranch Trail as well.

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
Relevant Topics
  • Animal Movement in FL
    Details of what is required to move horses into and within Florida..
  • Florida Helmet Law
    How does the State of Florida helmet law affect the 4-H Program?
  • H1N1 Flu Info
    Current facts & information for Swine owners, Fair Boards, and public in general.