South Dakota 4-H members have the opportunity to participate in a variety of state events and educational opportunities.
View important dates, updates, results and resources for state shooting sports events.
View schedules, resources and results for the 2022 South Dakota State Fair taking place Sept. 1–5 in Huron, South Dakota.
View schedules, resources and results for the 2022 State 4-H Dog and Companion Animal Shows taking place Saturday, August 27, 2022 in Huron, South Dakota.
View contestant resources and results from the State 4-H Horse Show, Judging and Hippology contests.
View resources and information for State 4-H Dairy Cattle Judging.
View the documents and forms to participate in the State 4-H Rodeo.
Science of Agriculture
The 4-H Science of Agriculture will engage 6th – 12th grade youth in exploring and developing science-based solutions to agricultural challenges in their communities. Youth will:
- Get excited about and interested in agriculture and STEM.
- Have a greater understanding and knowledge of food production and its importance in our economy and world.
- Gain 21st Century skills, including technology, health, business and economic literacy, critical thinking, problem solving, initiative and self-direction.
- Consider and connect with agricultural-related studies at the university level, while being exposed to and exploring future careers in agriculture.
SDSU Extension will host a 4-H Shooting Sports Coaches Training on Saturday, December 17 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CST in Brookings, South Dakota.
SDSU Extension will host a 4-H Shooting Sports Coaches Training on Saturday, December 17 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CST in Faulkton, South Dakota.
December 02, 2022
Fifty-six South Dakota 4-H members won Premier Exhibitor Awards this year in their respective animal projects.