4-H

Clubs

Joining 4-H in Daviess County is easy. Contact the Daviess County Extension Center at 660-663-3232 or daviessco@missouri.edu for details on enrolling and contacting club leaders.

Brushy Squirrels 4-H Club meets on the second Monday of each month at the Tri-County Elementary School cafeteria, Jamesport.
Club leader: Jena Eads

Knee Hi 4-H Club meets at 6:30 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month in the basement of the Covel Searcy Elementary School cafeteria, Gallatin.
Club leaders:  Alicia Endicott

Information for 4-H families

Click on the link and it will take you to the web site to complete the programs 

For the Missouri State Fair, the dates listed are the deadline dates for purchasing your animals, according to the 4-H Clover.

  • Beef cattle  Steer: March 1; Breeding animals: June 1
  • Sheep — Breeding animals: July 1; Market lambs: June 1
  • Swine — Breeding animals: 90 days; Breeding boars: Since farrowing; Market hogs: 90 days
  • Dairy cattle — All dairy cattle: June 1
  • Dairy goats — June 1
  • Meat goats — June 1
  • Dogs — April 1
  • Horses — May 1
  • Rabbits — June 1
  • Poultry — Meat pen: 5-10 weeks prior to show; Roasters: 8-10 weeks prior to show; Broilers: 6-8 weeks prior to show; Fryers: 5-10 weeks prior to show

NW Region 4-H Energizer 

The NW Region 4-H Energizer will be held, Saturday, February 2, 2019, 9:00 am to 3 pm, at the Cameron Veterans Middle School, 1015 South Park Avenue, Cameron, MO.  Check-in,  8:15-9 am in Middle School Commons,  Opening Begins at 9 am in Gym.  Both the Cameron High School and Cameron Veterans Middle School parking lots will be open for parking and entry to the building.  

Registration is $10/person includes lunch, and workshop supplies.  Some workshops have an additional fee.  Registration forms with payment MUST BE RECEIVED in Daviess County Office NO LATER THAN  JANUARY 25 at 4 pm.  Late Registration only at the door $15/person, lunch NOT included/workshop choices limited.  There will be no refunds regardless of weather.

NW Region 4-H Energizer form   This form can be filled out on line but must be printed out and mailed to the Daviess County Extension Office, 102 N Main, Gallatin, MO, along with payment for the event.  Credit Card payment is available, by contacting the Daviess County Extension Office at 660-663-3232. 

Missouri State Fair 2019 Deadlines and Rules

  • March 15, 2019, Steer nose print cards must be postmarked March 15, 2019. and must  mailed from the County Extension Office. Daviess-Caldwell Extension office has the nose print cards that have to be used for the nose prints.
  • May 15, 2019,, State Fair Barrow DNA Cards must be postmarked May 15, 2019 and they must be mailed from the County Extension Office.  DNA cards may be purchased from the Daviess-Caldwell Extension Office or ordered from the Missouri State Fair.
  • June 15, 2019, Wether Goats and Market Lambs nose print cards must be in the State Fair office by June 15, 2019 and must be mailed from the County Extension Office.  Daviess-Caldwell Extension office has the nose print cards that have to be used for the nose prints.
  • 4-H Exhibit, Demonstration and Contest Guidelines for the Missouri State Fair, 2019,

Dates to remember

February 2, 2019, NW Region 4-H Energizer Registration due, January 25, 2018, at 4 pm to Daviess County Extension office.  

March 15, 2019, Steer nose print cards must be postmarked by March 15,2019, and must  mailed from the County Extension Office. Daviess-Caldwell Extension office has the nose print cards that have to be used for the nose prints. 

May 15, 2019, State Fair Barrow DNA Cards must be postmarked  by May 15, 2019 and they must be mailed from the County Extension Office, they must be received by the Fair ten days following.  DNA cards must be purchased from the Daviess-Caldwell Extension Office or ordered from the Missouri State Fair.

June 15, 2019, Wether Goats and Market Lambs nose print cards must be in the State Fair office by June 15, and must be mailed from the County Extension Office.  Daviess-Caldwell Extension office has the nose print cards that have to be used for the nose prints.