Category Archives: 4-H News

2020 Junior Livestock Show of Erath County

  Click the link to download the new 2020 JLSEC Rule Book   2020 JLSEC RULE BOOK final v4        

Inaugural Texan Livestock Judging Clinic hosted by Tarleton State University – July 25, 2018

Mark your calendar! FOR THE INAUGURAL TEXAN LIVESTOCK JUDGING CLINIC HOSTED BY TARLETON STATE UNIVERSITY Date: Wednesday, July 25, 2018  |  Time: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Deadline to register is Friday, July 13 Cost: $50/person (includes youth & adults) Register online at    Payment is due with registration. This clinic is open to rising 3rd graders through high school seniors. All youth must be accompanied by a chaperone Location: Tarleton State University Ag Center (Teaching Pavillion), 2065 College Farm Road, Stephenville, TX Make plans to attend… Read More →

2019 Junior Livestock Show Rule Book

Click here to download the new 2019 JLSEC Rule Book 2019 JLSEC RULE BOOK_Revised 04.27.18

Youth Fair 2018

It’s time to begin working on your projects for Youth Fair 2018. Please read the rules carefully, as there are quite a few changes this year. View the new Rules and Guidelines HERE. Download the 2018 Youth Fair Entry Form HERE.   Youth Fair 2018 SCHEDULE Friday, December 1, 2017 – ENTRIES and FEES DUE by 5:00 p.m.   Friday, December 1, 2017 – DEADLINE to submit digital photos (for all Photography entries) Tuesday, December 5, 2017 – Online JUDGING of photography entries   Friday, December 15, 2017… Read More →

Erath Pasture to Packer Program 2017 – 2018

We are now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 Pasture to Packer Program. Applications (including loan applications) need to be completed and in the Extension office by August 26, 2017. Download P2P Application.   Download Loan Application. The program, offered through Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Erath County and Erath 4-H, is designed to teach youth: the economic and production facets of an agricultural project valuable leadership skills. loan application process marketing strategies After acceptance to the program, the participants begin working with Lone Star Ag Credit, to… Read More →