Monthly Archive: July 2014

Livestock Clinics and Educational Activities

Livestock Clinic Flyer_September_2014

Jackson County 4-H Livestock Clinics and 2015 Fed Cattle Show Weigh-In

Dates:   September 13, 2014 and
*September 27, 2014 (Official Weigh-In for Fed Cattle Show)
Time:     8:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Where:  Jackson County Ag Center (Hwy. 90)

Jackson County 4-H Youth Development will be offering two livestock …

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Are You Ready For The Fair!

Whether you are showing cattle, swine, sheep, goats, poultry, or rabbits, there are some things you need to know in advance, and there are some important items you need to have on hand.  Here is some helpful information that will help you be prepared for exhibiting your livestock projects.

2014 Are You Ready …

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Bird Health Webinar

Registration Now Open

DATE:  August 19

The backyard poultry movement is picking up steam here in the panhandle and you never know when you might be called upon to examine or necropsy a sick bird.

For more information, or to register, click here

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Deploying SeaPerch Underwater Robotics – A Big Splash!

The Jackson County 4-H SeaPerch Robotics Day Camp, held at the UF/IFAS Jackson County Extension Office on July 8, 9 and 10, 2014 was a “Big Splash”!

The new Underwater Robotics Program is sponsored in part by a grant from the Office of Naval Research (ONR), as well as donations from …

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Jackson County 4-H Day Camp – “Cloverbud Explorations: The World of Rabbits and Poultry”, Something To Crow About!

The Jackson County 4-H day camp, “Cloverbud Explorations:  The World of Rabbits and Poultry”, was held on July 1, 2014 at the UF/IFAS Jackson County Extension Office.  Camp participants learned about using proper hand washing techniques with Dr. Mary Gessert, VMO.  They also learned about what rabbits eat, how to properly feed and water them, …

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Camping Safety

Camp Survival Tips for Campers (and Parents!)

Summer is in full swing, and for many families, that means camp is on the horizon.  If it is your child’s first time at overnight camp, both he and you may be experiencing some anxieties.  Melanie Taylor, the 4-H/FCS Agent in Gulf County, shares some helpful tips …

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Archery Competition

CALLING ALL ARCHERY FANS

Top Nocks 4-H Club in Washington County will be hosting youth and adult tournaments.

DATES:  July 19, 2014 & September 27, 2014
LOCATION: 
Hard Labor Creek Shooting Sports in Chipley, FL.

 

 

Registration will begin at 8:30 am with the tournament beginning at 9 am.  Prizes will be …

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