University of Florida

Youth Programs: Animal Science Events Calendar

(This page was last updated on 05/12/2016)

January 8-9 4-H/FFA Livestock Evaluation & Meats Judging Clinic Gainesville
January 8 Western National 4-H Livestock Judging Contest Denver, CO
January 9 Western National 4-H Meats Judging Contest Ft. Collins, CO
January 18 Hog & Ham Workshop Gainesville
January 30 State FFA MS Horse Judging CDE Gainesville
January 23 South Florida Fair Youth Livestock Judging Contest WPB
January 29 South Florida Fair Youth Horse Judging Contest WPB
February 6 Florida State Fair Horse & Livestock Judging
Both contests - FFA Preliminary, 4-H Practice
March 12 Ranch Horse Clinic Gainesvilel
March 12 Horse Judging Reasons Workshop Gainesville
March 19 State 4-H Hippology Gainesville
April 2 State 4-H & FFA Horse Judging Contest Gainesville
April 9 State 4-H & FFA Livestock Judging Contest Gainesville
April 16 State 4-H & FFA Meats Judging Contest Gainesville
April 22-24 American Youth Horse Council
Youth Horse Leadership Symposium
Lexington, KY
June 4 State 4-H Poultry Judging Contest Gainesville

June 19-24
June 26-July 1
Horsemanship Schools, Sunday through Friday
English, beginning 19th
Western, beginning 26th
June 18 State 4-H Horse Eventss
Horse Demos, Public Speaking, Quiz Bowl
June 21-23 Hog & Ham Gainesville
June 4 - South
June 18 - NE
July 2 - Contral
July 23 - NW
Sept. 10 - State
**NEW** 4-H Tailgating Contest Throughout State
July 6 Horseman of the Year Interviews
(Wednesday of State Show)
July 6-9 State 4-H Horse Show Tampa
July 27 -31 (T) Southern Regional 4-H Horse Championships Perry, GA (T)