University of Florida

Animal Sciences Youth Programs

Welcome to the home for youth programs at the University of Florida's Department of Animal Sciences! On these pages, you can find details about upcoming events, results of past events, and plenty of helpful re0sources.

**2016 Animal Sciences Events Summary**

Click above for your quick reference guide to Horse & Livestock events, dates, and deadlines.

-- New FL 4-H Age Policy in effect beginning Sept. 1 (2015-16) --

What's on the horizon?         (or go to full CALENDAR)

Note Western date change!
4-H Horsemanship School
Applications being accepted now!
- Open to 4-H youth 11-18 years old.
- June 26-July 1, Western Events
- June 19-24, English Events
Application extended to 5pm May 13.

State 4-H Horse Events --
Demonstrations, Public Speaking

Eligibility, Seniors only:
- Horse Demo - District Blue winners
- Horse Pub. Skg. - County first place
- Eligibility on County/District forms 5/15
- Register online by June 3
UF Animal Sciences, Gainesville

State 4-H Horse Events --
Quiz Bowl

- 1 Sr team/county
- 1 Jr/Int team per County.
- Eligibility on County forms by 5/15
- Register online by May 20
- Submit 40 questions by June 3
UF Animal Sciences, Gainesville

4-H Tailgating Contest
- Open to 4-H youth 11 to 18.
- Check the link for dates & locations of Regional qualifying contests.
- State contest is September 10

State 4-H Horse Horse
- Must have qualified at Area Show.
- Register online by May 31
Florida State Fairgrounds, Tampa

Contact your local 4-H Agent to enter or ask about county participation requirements.

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2015 Event Results
Website Notes
Relevant Topics