4-H Chicken Show & Sale- Registration Is Open!

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The Alamance County 4-H Chicken Show & Sale is for youth ages 5-18 as of January 1, 2018. For this project, youth receive day old female chicks and raise them for a show and sale in October. Youth will receive training on chicken care, biosecurity, project record books, and showmanship throughout the project.  Youth will gain valuable skills in responsibility, life cycles, animal husbandry, and money and budget management.

Important Dates:

Mandatory Animal Care, Biosecurity, & Project Record Book Workshop: March 12th

Chick Pick-Up: Early April, TBA

Showmanship Clinic for participants: August 23rd

Show and Sale: October 6th

Registration is due on February 19th  by 5:00 pm

To view the registration packet which includes important information on dates, rules, and awards please click here.

Questions? Please contact Lauren Langley lauren_langley@ncsu.edu or Taylor Jones tejones5@ncsu.edu or 336-570-6740

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Photo of Lauren LangleyLauren LangleyExtension Agent, Agriculture - Livestock and Forages (336) 570-6740 lauren_langley@ncsu.eduAlamance County, North Carolina
Posted on Feb 9, 2018
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