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Purdue Extension: Expert Resources for COVID-19


April 29, 2021

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: 

 May 15, 2021 (11:59PM)      Deadline to enroll swine online through v2.4honline.com

 May 15, 2021                      Deadline to turn in Livestock Location Forms to the Extension Office 

Open May, 2021                   There are various deadlines with various fees based on when you enroll your animals through the Indiana State Fair Entry system. 




2021  Swine Enrollment Documents

Swine Cover Letter

Swine Enrollment Instructions for 4HOnline

Swine Tag & DNA Envelope Order

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

  YQCA Training 



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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