Wednesday, June 13th.
At the 4-H Livestock Arena in Murfreesboro
Hertford – Northampton
2012 4-H Livestock Show and Sale!
Youth from Hertford, Northampton and Bertie Counties
are invited to participate!
Learn responsibility and animal husbandry, financial
management, record keeping and public speaking skills
AND HAVE FUN!!!!!!!!
Youth ages 5-19 are invited to participate.
Youth may show pigs, goats, lambs or steer.
There are Livestock Show and Sale meetings that are held every month.
These meeting are necessary to inform families of
requirements and to vote on how the show will be run.
Meetings are usually held the first Monday of every month at
the Murfree Center located on Broad Street, Murfreesboro.
Upcoming scheduled meetings will be held the following days at 7pm:
Tues, March 6th ~ Mon, April 2nd ~ Mon, May 7th
(March date changed due to conflict)
Things to Remember:
Participant’s “intent to compete” forms are due in the 4-H office by MARCH 1st, 2012 at 5pm.
Contact your local Cooperative Extension Office for a copy.
Remember that Steers have to be “on the farm” by March 15th. All other animals must be “on
the farm” by April 15th.
All participants must take part in a Livestock Show and Sale Meat Quality Assurance (MQA)
Training Meeting. All first time participants must attend MQA trainings in order to
compete in the Livestock show. All returning participants must attend an MQA training
every other year in order to continue to participate. Youth are also encouraged to attend
the following: Project Record Book Clinic, Fitting and Showmanship Clinic. Dates and locations TBA.
Please call your local Cooperative Extension Office as soon as possible if you would like
an information packet or have questions about obtaining an animal.
Hertford County 4-H Program Northampton County 4-H Program Bertie County 4-H Program
301 W Tryon St / P.O. Box 188 9495 NC 305 Hwy 106 Dundee St / PO Box 280
Winton, NC 27986 Jackson, NC 27845 Windsor, NC 27983
(252) 358-7822 Phone (252) 534-2831 Phone (252) 794-5318 Phone
(252) 358-7880 Fax (252) 534-1827 Fax (252) 794-5375 Fax