National 4-H Dairy Conference​​

October 1-5, 2023national 4-h dairy conference​​ members tour cattle feed barn

The purpose of the National 4-H Dairy Conference is to provide an educational program for better understanding of the operations involved in the production, processing, marketing, and use of dairy products; to provide a means by which youth can achieve educational objectives based on the developmental needs of youth; to provide a broader understanding of careers available in dairy production, processing, marketing, and selected areas. ​

This conference is open to any 4-H member, grade 9-12 at the time of this event. Delegates should meet the following requirements: completed at least three years of 4-H dairy program; should have an outstanding record of 4-H accomplishments with major emphasis on dairy animal projects; should have the ability to make a real contribution to the conference and be capable of bringing inspiration and information back to their home county; cannot be an exhibitor in the World Dairy Expo or participant in National 4-H Dairy Judging Contest. Delegates may attend this conference only one time. 

The 2023 Indiana 4-H delegate registration fee will be $650.00 and includes full registration, lodging, transportation and meals provided by the conference. Contact your local Purdue Extension Office to begin the registration process. Registration closes July 15.

National Conference Site