Tell the cashier to credit Hood River County 4-H and our program will receive the proceeds from the fund raiser.
Two 4-H committee meetings tonight in the Extension meeting room: County Fair awards committee starts at 6pm and Fundraising committee begins about 7pm. If you signed up as a member, you should have received an email reminder but other interested adults are welcome to attend. Remember, your club needs to have representation on committees.
IMPORTANT REMINDER: Hood River County 4-H Leader Training & Gathering this Sunday, March 4th at 3pm at the Extension Service. All leaders are required to attend one of these trainings. We look forward to seeing you there!
Watch here for updates. UPDATE - MCAREC is now open, HOWEVER, Experiment Station Drive and the parking lot are NOT plowed. Use extreme caution! Not allstaff will be coming in to the office. Suggest you call before visiting (541-386-3343)
Wednesday, February 21st - The Extension Office will not open until 10am at the earliest due to weather. UPDATE - MCAREC is now open, HOWEVER, Experiment Stat...ion Drive and the parking lot are NOT plowed. Use extreme caution! Not allstaff will be coming in to the office. Suggest you call before visiting (541-386-3343)
Beef Weigh In - Mark your calendar! For those 4-H and FFA members in the beef project - The mandatory steer pre-fair weigh in will be held on Saturday, March 3rd from 8:00 to 9:30 am at the Hood River County Fairgrounds. If you have a conflict and are not able to attend in person, you are required to submit a written or emailed note before March 1st to the OSU Extension Office stating the reason you will not be attending and the name of the person who will be bringing the ...animal to weigh in. Your steer must still be weighed and tagged at the weigh in.
Other General Weigh In Information:
• All animals must be dehorned and castrated before pre-fair.
• The animal must be declared as a 4-H or FFA project.
• Animals must be controlled; double ties are required.
UPDATE: MCAREC is now officially open. Experiment Station Drive is icy and the parking lot is snow covered in ice pellets. Please proceed with caution if you must visit the offices.
MCAREC Alert: The MCAREC will NOT open until at least 10 am today due to ICE. Updates as available.
UPDATE: MCAREC is officially open. Experiment Station Drive is icy, please proceed with caution. The parking lot is snow covered in ice pellets.
Another opportunity to learn a bit more about poultry.
UPDATE - RESCHEDULED!! I regret that we are rescheduling the large animal workshop this weekend as one of our speakers needed to cancel and the weather forecast is very unfavorable. The date has been rescheduled for Sunday, April 8th. Please mark your calendar to attend and as the date comes closer, RSVP so there’s plenty of supplies and pizza.
Hood River teens are attending. Check out the tips.
February 1st, 5:00pm is the deadline for 4-H re-enrollments to be in the Extension Office. Be sure to mark all the projects you're interested in checking out! (Sorry, no snake project but lots of other fun areas.) Questions? Call the Extension Office at 541-386-3343.
Anyone thinking about veterinary school?