Large Animal Field Day 2018 on May 12, 2018. See more photos here: https://www.facebook.com/pg/Ventura-County-4-H-215748451795775/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1663308660373073
Small and Large Animal Field Days were combined this year and took place on May 12, 2018. A wonderful time was had by animals and people alike! Thank you to Jenean Bass for taking these great photos!
Are you a 4-H member planning to exhibit livestock at the VC Fair? You probably know you are required to attend a quality assurance class to be eligible to participate in the 2018 Ventura County Fair. If you missed the class offered last night, you may also take the training offered on the YQCA (Youth for Quality Care of Animals) website – http://yqca.org/ The course is designed for exhibitors 8-21 years of age divided into age appropriate information in food safety, animal well-being and life skills. This online training is valid for one (1) year and the cost is $12 per exhibitor. A copy of the certificate of completion must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Send your kids to day camp for a week at "the farm"*! Learn what it means to be sustainable through fun activities based around the five major themes: Land, Water, Food, Air, and Energy! Open to kids ages 9-12. Register at https://ucanr.edu/survey/survey.cfm?surveynumber=24611
*formerly called Faulkner Farm, now the UC Hansen Agricultural Research Center
WHO CAN ATTEND: Youth ages 13-19. If you are not currently enrolled in 4-H, please contact Jenna Colburn at email@example.com
The annual California 4-H State Leadership Conference brings together youth from across California for leadership training, networking, and a memorable learning experience. Click here for all the details: http://4h.ucanr.edu/4-H_Events/SLC/
Interesting workshop will cover:
• Beef Quality Assurance refresher and certification
• *Brand-new* Transportation module, which will discuss handling and transport techniques to reduce sickness in calves, prevent bruises, and improve the quality of meat from these animals.
Summer is just around the corner. What are your kids doing this summer? Join us at the UC Hansen Agricultural Research & Extension Center for a week of fun on the farm. Learn how we can be good stewards of our Earth. 4-H Sustainable You! Summer Camp-2018 for ages 9-12. A collaboration with the City of Ventura Water & Environmental Sustainability. Register today!
This is the last week to RSVP for the Volunteer Appreciation Tea (Saturday, May 5) at the Farm! Please RSVP today:
This is a private Event for Ventura County 4-H Members only! Monday, May 7 is the last day to register (see links below).
9 AM - 2 PM Large Animal Field Day: Register here: http://ucanr.edu/survey/survey.cfm?surveynumber=24605
1:30 PM - 4:30 Small Animal Field Day: Register here: http://ucanr.edu/survey/survey.cfm?surveynumber=24513...
See you there at the Santa Rosa Clubhouse!
Please come! Project leaders, club leaders, & all other 4-H adult volunteers are invited to a tea party at the UC Hansen Agricultural Center. RSVP here: https://ucanr.edu/survey/survey.cfm?surveynumber=24410
South Section Field Day on April 21 includes several counties and each is assigned a portion of the responsibilities to make the event go smoothly. Youth volunteers and adult evaluators (judges) are needed. Also, Ventura County 4-H is responsible to provide hospitality which includes bringing snacks and breakfast items to say thank you to judges giving their time.
To sign up to be a youth volunteer or adult evaluator (judge) please click on: https://ucanr.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_7amvfLHECyVGNut
To volunteer to bring hospitality items please contact Edith Sorensen, Ventura County South Section Rep, or contact the 4-H Office.