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May 26, 2020

The educational 4-H sheep program and related activities (such as workshops and tours) provide youth with a fun and hands-on learning experience which develops both sheep subject skills (such as nutrition, housing, and health care) and life skills (such as responsibility, decision-making, nurturing, and communications) under the direction of caring adults.


Important documents can be found at the bottom of this page underneath "Related Files".


Helpful Information

Important Dates:

July 1, 2020      Last day for Enrolling Sheep on 4HOnline

July 1, 2020      Ram Enrollment Paperwork and Livestock Location Forms due to Extension Office

Open March 20, 2020        There are various deadlines with various fees based on when you enroll your animals through the Indiana State Fair Entry system. State Fair                                           Entry website: click here 




2020 Sheep ID Cover Letter

2020 Sheep Tag Order Form

2020 Ram Enrollment Form

Livestock Location Form

4HOnline Sheep Enrollment Instructions

Goat/Sheep DNA Hair Sample Collection (Instructional Video)

Goat/Sheep DNA Hair Sample Collection (Print Instructions)

Shearwell 840 RFID Tag Application (Instructional Video)

Shearwell 840 RFID Tag Application (Print Instructions)

April 17, 2020 YQCA Notice


 Here are some additional website that you might helpful for this project:

Indiana 4-H Livestock Website

    Here you will find:

            Podcasts for filling out 4-H Sheep Enrollment form

            Animal workshops offered by Purdue

            Results from Career Development Events for 4-H & FFA members

News and Management Information for Sheep and Goat Producers

Indiana State Fair

YQCA Training Sign Up

How to create a 4-H Poster


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