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May 12, 2020

The educational 4-H swine program and related activities (such as workshops and tours) provide youth with a fun and hands-on learning experience which develops both swine 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 Project Dates: 

July 1, 2020 (11:59PM)      Deadline to enroll 4-H registered swine online through 4HOnline

                                       Deadline to turn in Livestock Location Forms to the Extension Office 

Open March 1, 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  Swine Enrollment Documents

2020 Swine Enrollment Cover Letter

2020 Swine Tag & DNA Envelope Order Form

Swine Enrollment Instructions for 4HOnline

Animal Location Approval Form

Swine DNA Collection Instructional Video

DNA Hair Sample Collection Instructions

Universal Swine Ear Notch ID System

840 RFID Tag Application Instructions

April 17, 2020 YQCA Original Notice

YQCA Registration Website



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 Swine Enrollment form

            Info on collecting Swine DNA Samples

            Animal workshops offered by Purdue

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


Indiana State Fair

How to create a 4-H Poster


YQCA Training Registration Site

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