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 resources and results from the State 4-H Livestock Judging and Skill-a-Thon competitions held Sept. 17–18, 2021 in Brookings, South Dakota.
View schedules, resources and results for the 2021 State 4-H Dog Show held Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021 in Huron, South Dakota.
View the documents and forms to participate in the State 4-H Rodeo.
View resources and information for State 4-H Dairy Cattle Judging.
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 4-H Shooting Sports Discipline Certification on Dec. 4 at the Jones County Sportsman Club, in Murdo, SD.
South Dakota State University (SDSU) Extension will host 4-H Shooting Sports Annual Meeting Dec. 12, at the Izaak Walton League-Sunshine Chapter, 1200 Izaak Walton Rd, Pierre, SD 57501.
SDSU Extension will host a 4-H Shooting Sports Discipline Certification on Dec. 18 at the Brookings County Outdoor Adventure Center.
November 12, 2021
Hailey Stuck, Allison Fischer and Olivia Miller have certainly done their part in raising mental health awareness across the state over the last year, as each received a purple ribbon for their Mastery Showcase exhibits at the 2021 State Fair.