The South Dakota 4-H Youth Council strives to develop the minds of youth by increasing and promoting leadership activities through 4-H. Youth Council provides teens an opportunity to take their leadership skills to the next step through a broad range of activities.
While it would seem that most South Dakotans are used to winter storms, blizzards and the occasional loss of electricity associated with them, it always seems to catch some people by surprise. Do you have a plan in case you are without power for an extended period?
Animal projects assist youth in developing life skills. Decision making and planning are keys to building awareness and following through to project completion.
The South Dakota State Fair is the result of countless hours of dedication by 4-H members, parents, volunteers and staff. This page has been created as your go-to source for all of the information you need for 4-H exhibits at this year's fair.
The 4-H Swine Show at the South Dakota State Fair will remain a terminal show in 2018. The State 4-H Swine Committee explored the possibility of a non-terminal show through discussion with numerous state entities and conducted an online survey for 4-H families enrolled in the Swine Project area.
The SDSU Extension 4-H Youth Development newsletter is your source for South Dakota 4-H events and deadlines, volunteer resources, youth development tools and updates from our great programs around the state.
Spring state shoot qualification results are in for Match 1. Qualified shooters and teams will be eligible to participate in the 2018 Spring State Shoot April 27–29, 2018 in Ft. Pierre, SD.
View South Dakota 4-H state and national event dates and deadline reminders. Check back regularly throughout the 4-H year for updates and new information.
The South Dakota 4-H State Finals Rodeo is held each year in Fort Pierre on the Stanley County Fairgrounds. Youth qualify for the South Dakota 4-H State Finals Rodeo, through competition and placing at regional rodeos held throughout SD.
The following article lists the score requirements for each of the shooting disciplines in the South Dakota 4-H program. These will be used to determine ribbon placings at the State Shoot.