Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Important 2019 Dates for Exhibitors

The Fair Office has produced a handy sheet showing all of the Important 2019 Dates for Exhibitors.  Please click HERE to print your copy.  Dates of workshops, weigh-ins, for large and small animals.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Project Day and Class Schedule Available

Project Day Registration Form   - Update: Tin Punch and Glass Etching FULL!

New location for Project Day this year as it will be held at Pansophia Academy at 52 Abbott Avenue on Saturday, March 23, 2019.   Deadline to register is Thursday, March 14, so don't wait around as it is only 1 month away!!  

Cost is $5.00 for youth and $10 for adults, with 18 classes to choose from. Branch Buds have 6 class choices too!!  Pizza lunch is provided!  

Sponsored by the Branch County 4-H Foundation and the 4-H Leaders' Council.  

Scholarships Available

Scholarship applications are now available to High School Seniors.

Branch County 4-H and Jr. Livestock Scholarship Form - Word format
Branch County 4-H and Jr. Livestock Scholarship Form - PDF
Due May 6th** (this is an earlier due date)

Branch County 4-H Foundation - Irene Brown Scholarship - Word Format
Branch County 4-H Foundation - Irene Brown Scholarship - PDF
Due April 2

Check out these scholarship opportunities.  The Irene Brown Scholarship is focused on youth living or going to school in Bronson and are seeking a career in Agriculture. Take a look at the requirements and fill these out!

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Farmer's Day Classes

Monday, February 18th is Farmer's Day and we are offering Beginner Livestock Care, and Horse Care in the morning from 10-11:30 a.m. and Advanced Livestock int the afternoon from 1-2:30 p.m. Click here for details of the Farmer's Day events.

Friday, February 8, 2019

Award Forms Age Packets

Branch County Leaders' Council has made the Award Form Packet more user friendly!  Your traditional Award From is separated by age.  No more confusion on what pages you need to fill out!  You will complete the packet in whole, just select your age packet, complete and turn in to your leader.

The ages are listed as: 
Award Form Ages 10-13,  
Awards From Ages 14-16, 
Award Form Ages 17 & Up

Also included in their own packets are:
County Project Medals  Age 11-13
Fair Still Project Trophy Age 10-19

Need help filling out your forms?  Council is having an Awards Form Workshop set for Tuesday, March 26th at 6:00 p.m. at the MSUE Conference Room.

Forms are due to your Org. Leader by April 22nd and your leader will get them into the office by the May 6th deadline.

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Discount at Family Farm & Home

Recently received information on the 2019 Family Farm & Home Homegrown 4-H/ FFA Program.  Check out the flyer and form if you are interested in getting discounted items for your livestock projects.

Thursday, January 17, 2019