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2014 Dane County Fair Swine Registration

With the cancellation of fair swine weigh-in activities by the Wisconsin State Veterinarian due to the threat posed by the PEDV outbreak that the swine industry is experiencing, the Dane County Swine Committee has determined that instead it will  hold a swine registration on April 19, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 noon at 5201 […]

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MAQA Training and Testing

Dates have been set for MAQA Training and Testing! Test: May 6 and May 20 beginning at 6:00pm Training: May 8 and May 19 beginning at 6:00pm Where: Dane County 4-H Office, 5201 Fen Oak Drive, Madison NEW THIS YEAR! ALL youth planning to show OR sell beef, sheep or swine MUST be MAQA Certified! […]

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Dairy Judging Schedule

The 2014 Dairy Judging Schedule is posted in the link below. Please note that meetings begin at 7:00pm unless noted on the schedule. If you have any questions, please contact one of the judges. 2014 Dairy Judging Schedule - pdf file

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Green County 4-H Horse & Pony Spring Fuzzy Show

Green County is hosting a 2014 OPEN Spring Fuzzy Show When: Saturday, May 17, 2014 Time: Registration 7am/Show Start 8am Where: Green County Fairgrounds; 2581 12th St., Monroe, WI This is a FUN show – no show clothes required. Green County Spring Fuzzy Show

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Green County Goat Fun Show

When: Saturday, May 10, 2014 Where: Green County Fairgrounds Contact Information: Kelly Gordee N4711 Jordan Center Rd Argyle WI 53504-9628 608-293-2152 mlknhny@tds.net Goat Fun Show Entry Form Goat Fun Show Classes  

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What is 4-H?

What is 4-H?

4-H is the youth development part of University of Wisconsin-Extension. Dane County youth and adults learn together to think clearly and make decisions, to care about others, to develop skills for living, and to practice healthy lifestyles. Education happens through 4-H projects, group programs, fun activities, and in-depth learning experiences. 4-H youth and adult volunteers work […]

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Welcome to the new and improved Dane County 4-H website

Welcome to the new and improved Dane County 4-H website

As Dane County UWEX has changed over to a new website we have listened to the concerns and frustrations expressed by some users regarding the ability to find information on our website.  Because of this we have worked to create this website – an extension of the Dane County UWEX website.  Please take a few […]

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Columbia County Fundraiser Show

 Columbia County 4-H Horse Project Open Fundraiser TEAM Show Col. Co. Fairgrounds, Wauona Trail, Portage WI May 24, 2014 8am Judge: Ann Nelson Fun Show Flyer Fun Show Class Descriptions Fun Show Slot Sheet

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Saddle and Sirloin Swine Award

  The University of Wisconsin-Madison Saddle & Sirloin Club is announcing the annual Saddle and Sirloin Club Swine Project Awards. Up to five awards of $100 each will be awarded to first or second year swine project members. Swine Award Press Release Swine Award Application - Word Document Swine Award Application - pdf

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Stoughton Fair – Swine and Meat Animal Sale News! Please Read!!!

Due to the discovery of PEDv in the state of Wisconsin, the state veterinarian has recommended that all pig shows be terminal. Due to this recommendation the Stoughton Jr. Fair swine show will be terminal this year. For more information, click on the link below. Stoughton Fair Meat Animal Sale 2014 - pdf file

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Beef Educational Meeting

Beginner Beef Clinic April 19, 2014 Mandt Center – Stoughton Fairgrounds 10:00am – 11:30am     How to Clip break for lunch 12:30pm – 1:30pm      Advanced Clipping; if time allows, fitting and showmanship There will be door prizes. This meeting will also count as a qualifying meeting for the Dane County Meat Animal Sale.  Please pre-register by contacting […]

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Important Announcement for All Swine Members and Leaders

The Dane County Swine and Meat Animal Sale Committees will be developing plans as to how this will affect the fair and the meat animal sale.  We will keep you informed of how this will impact our fair and sale in future emails and through the Dane County Fair and 4-H websites.   Wisconsin state […]

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2nd Annual Central Wisconsin Spring Fling Beef Show

The show will take place May 9-10, 2014 at the Waushara County Fairgrounds in Wautoma, WI. Show will include a Jr. Steer Jackpot Show, Jr. Showmanship, an Open Jackpot Heifer Show, and a Fitting and Showing Clinic on Friday from 7-9 pm. All juniors will receive a t-shirt. For more information contact Corey Wagner 920-570-0024 […]

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Livestock Learning Webinar Series

University of Wisconsin Extension will be hosting a “Livestock Learning Webinar Series” this winter.  This series is best suited for new families exhibiting livestock (Beef, Sheep, Swine & Meat Goats) however experienced families are encouraged and invited to attend as well. These webinars can be taken from your home using a computer and your phone.  […]

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4-H Online Enrollment is Here!

Effective September 1, 2013 all Dane County 4-H Enrollments will be done online! For more information go to the Enrollment section of the 4-H website.  Near the bottom of the page, you will see instructions for enrolling. There are no “new” enrollment forms for this year. If you have any questions, please contact the 4-H […]

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Dane County 4-H Facebook Page

Don’t forget to visit and “like” the Dane County 4-H Facebook Page! https://www.facebook.com/DaneCounty4H?ref=hl#!/DaneCounty4H

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How to Display Your Art at the Fair

Here is a link to a brochure explaining how to show your art work at the Dane County Fair How to Display Art at the Dane County Fair – pdf file

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