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 resources.
Click above for your quick reference guide to Horse & Livestock events, dates, and deadlines.
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4-H Hog & Ham Applications Due
| Horse Judging Reasons Workshop
Open to 4-H & FFA members. Register by February 25.
|State 4-H Hippology Contest
Open to Intermediate & Senior 4-H members. Register by March 6.
Per county: 2 Intermediate teams of up to 4, and any number of Senior-only teams.
UF Animal Science, Gainesville
Contact your local 4-H Agent to enter or ask about county participation requirements.
Jr FL Cattleman's
- FL State Fair
- State Horse Show
- Regional Horse Championships
- Hog & Ham
- - Added revised for 2014 Area/State 4-H Horse Show Rulebook
- - Changes for 2014 Area & State 4-H Horse Show
- - Added Advisory Board Information and meeting minutes to "4-H Horse Program General Info" page
- Added "Horse Judging Info Online" link to Horse Judging page.
- Animal Movement in FL
Details of what is required to move horses into and within Florida..
- Florida Helmet Law
How does the State of Florida helmet law affect the 4-H Program?
- H1N1 Flu Info
Current facts & information for Swine owners, Fair Boards, and public in general.