NEW EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENT: RSVPs REQUIRED: Beginning this year, to exhibit beef cattle, dairy cattle, swine, sheep, meat goats, dairy goats, poultry, and/or rabbits, 4-H members must be certified through the educational Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA) program. Read on for the latest info, including info on program dates and RSVP. [update posted 2/20/18]
Check here for all the latest agriculture related meetings and workshops and the latest Porter County Ag Newsletter. Check out the newsletter for information on the using the pesticide, Dicamba, upcoming workshops for PARP, Michiana Irrigated Corn and Soybean Production Workshop, and more.
The March 2018 Pandemonium is now online. Be sure to read the latest edition of the 4-H Pandemonium newsletter to stay up-to-date with all that is going on in the Porter County 4-H Program!
The Porter County 4-H Council is an important part of the Porter County 4-H Program. Please check back as we build this page to be a resource for our 4-H Council members and those interested in our 4-H Council.
Area livestock shows and livestock conferences in the state of Indiana. Check them out to increase your showmanship skills.
Calling all 7th-12th graders: WE WANT YOU to join 4-H Junior Leaders! Join us for our next meeting on Monday, 2/19/18. 4-Hers and non-members in 7th-12th grades are invited to join the fun. This meeting will include hands-on fun with 3-D pens, robots, and other cool STEM learning aids. Read on for the latest information...
Announcing the annual "Porter County Extension Board Tree Sale/Workshop"! It will be held April 7, 2018 at the Porter County Fairgrounds in the 4-H building from 8:00 - 11:00 am. We will be partnering with Porter County Master Gardener Association who volunteer at the event and staff the Ask a Master Gardener Booth. The pre-order form is due March 30 at the Porter County Extension Office.