4-H Swine Project

Learn proper nutrition, housing and healthcare for your swine.

You can show off your knowledge by completing a poster board or showing your animals at the fair.

important project dates
  • May 15
    • Deadline to register Swine (v2.4honline.com)
    • Deadline for Livestock Location forms to Extension Office



  • Each 4-H member needs to turn in a record sheet and worksheet to complete the Swine project for the year
  • Grade is based on the grade you were in when you enrolled in 4-H for the 2023 year
  • Answers to the worksheet are found in the Swine Resource Manual (Ohio State)
    • One resource manual is provided per family the first year a family member takes the Swine Project
  • If you exhibit an animal poster project you need to complete the General 4-H Record Sheet and turn it in at judging check-in in order to have your poster judged (this is required even if you plan to exhibit an animal in that project at the county fair)


Swine Exhibit Guidelines

Swine Health Requirements

All Species Health Requirements

Required Animal ID's

Livestock Enrollment Instructions

Livestock Location Form

Livestock Auction Info


Swine Ear Notch System

DNA Hair Sample Instructions

Quick Links

Livestock Record Sheet

General Record Sheet

No Exhibit Record Sheet


2023 Swine Worksheets