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4-H Projects

4-H Projects offered in St. Joseph County

Rules, Regulations, and other info is available in our yearly 4-H County Handbook. If the project is highlighted, click on it, and the link will take you to the State Project webpage.  There you will find all rules and requirements for that particular project.  

Aerospace
Aquatic Science 
Architectural Models
Beef
Bee-Keeping
Bicycle & Bicycle Rodeo
Cake Decorating
Cavies (Guinea Pigs)
Cats

                           Cat Poster: Animal Education
Child Development
Collections 
Computers 
Consumer Clothing
Consumer Dairy Foods 
Cupcake Decorating 
Crafts
                            Artificial Floral Arranging
                           Ceramics
                           Christmas Tree Ornament
                           Decorations for All Seasons
                           Fabric Painting
                           Gift Wrapping 
                           Greenware 
                           Jewelry Making
                            Latch Hook
                            Leathercraft
                            Metalcraft/Tin Punch
                            Miscellaneous Crafts 
                            Recycled Articles
Scarecrow 
Crops
Dairy
Dairy Beef
Dog - Obedience, Agility, Showmanship

                             Dog Poster: Animal Education
Donkeys & Mules 
Electric
Entomology
Environmental Urban Toy Scene 
Farm Toy Scene 
Fashion Revue
Finance “Show me the Money”
Fine Arts
Fire Science
Flowers/Floriculture
Foods (Baked)
Creative Cooking
Food Preservation
Forestry
Garden
                  Potato
                  Strawberry
                  10 X 10 Garden Plot/Backyard garden
Genealogy
Geology
Goats
Grilling
Health & Safety
Home Environment
Horse & Pony
Horseless Horseman 
Junior Leaders
Memory Achievement Book
Microwave Foods
Mini 4-H (for Kindergartners thru 2nd grade) 
Model Building
Model Diorama
Model Rockets (Aerospace)
Needlecraft 
                        Candlewicking*
                        Chicken Scratch*
                        Counted Cross Stitch*
                        Crewel*
                        Crochet*#
                         Embroidery*
                         Huck Weaving*
                         Knitting*#
                         Needlepoint*
                         Open thread Work*
                         Plastic Canvas
                         Punch Needlework
                         Quilting*
                          Tatting*
Photography
Poultry

                         Poultry Poster: Animal Education
Public SpeakingProfessional Persuasion, Performing Arts, & Demonstration*
Rabbits

                         Rabbit Poster: Animal Education
Round Robin Contest 
Scrapbook
Sewing
Sheep
Shooting Sports
                         Shotgun
                         Pistol
                         Muzzleloader
                         Rifle
Small Animals 
Small Engines
Soil & Water Science
Sportfishing
Swine
Team Sports 
Tractor/Mower Safety & Operator Skills & Tractor Contest
Veterinary Science
Weather & Climate Science
Weed Identification 
Welding
Wildlife
Woodworking

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