4-H members showcase their knowledge and skills during county achievement days and State Fair competitions.
4-H State Fair
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August 20, 2019
Individuals who have made significant contributions to South Dakota 4-H will be inducted into the South Dakota 4-H Volunteer Hall of Fame on Sunday, Sept. 1, during the 2019 South Dakota State Fair in Huron. In addition, six individuals will be inducted into the 4-H Shooting Sports Volunteer Hall of Fame.
August 15, 2019
South Dakota 4-H will utilize social media platforms to stay connected with families and to provide live updates during activities at the South Dakota State Fair.
4-H Youth Development must place an importance on developing “youth experience” versus “contest participation and competition."
Self-identification of 4-H animal projects means the youth/family are responsible for proper and accurate animal data entry.
4-H members showcase their knowledge and skills during county and state competitions.
December 18, 2018
Photos taken by 44 South Dakota youth ages 8 to 18, will be featured in the barn-themed, 2019 South Dakota 4-H Calendar.
View results and photos from the 2018 South Dakota State Fair.
Every year, thousands of youth across the country raise pigs and show them off at local exhibitions and county and state fairs. These experiences allow young people to learn about animal care and management, and also allow the public the rare opportunity to observe pig care and behavior.