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.
Click above for your quick reference guide to Horse & Livestock events, dates, and deadlines.
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|State 4-H Poultry Judging Contest
One Senior 4-H team and any number of Jr/Int teams per county.
Register by May 22.
UF Meats Sciences Center, Gainesville
|State 4-H Horse Events
Horse Quiz Bowl: One Senior and one Jr/Int team per county.
Register for Quiz Bowl by May 22.
Horse Demonstrations & Public Speaking: Eligibility forms due by May 15; online registration due by June 5.
UF Animal Sciences, Gainesville
|4-H Horsemanship School
June 7-12, English
June 21-26, Western
Online application due May 7.
UF Horse Teaching Unit, Gainesville
|State 4-H Horse Show
Open to qualifiers from Area shows.
Online entry due June 2. (Detailed entry procedure coming from your 4-H Agent)
Florida State Fairgrounds, Tampa
Contact your local 4-H Agent to enter or ask about county participation requirements.
Jr FL Cattleman's
- - Added revised for 2014 Area/State 4-H Horse Show Rulebook
- - Changes for 2014 Area & State 4-H Horse Show
- - Added Advisory Board Information and meeting minutes to "4-H Horse Program General Info" page
- Added "Horse Judging Info Online" link to Horse Judging page.
- 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.