Many 4-H market beef animals are only evaluated through ribbon placings during the State Fair Market Beef Show. However, there is an additional opportunity for 4-H’ers with market beef to obtain insight into the production side of their project.
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.
Unofficial results are in for the 2018 South Dakota 4-H Shooting Sports Fall Match 1 qualification shoot. Visit this page often for more information and results leading up to the 2018 South Dakota 4-H Shooting Sports Fall State Shoot taking place September 8 – 9 in Mitchell, SD.
The 2017 State 4-H Livestock Skill-a-thon took place September 15 and the Livestock Judging Contest took place September 16 on the South Dakota State University campus at the Animal Science Complex.
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.
4-H members have the opportunity to showcase their horse project work at the annual South Dakota State 4-H Horse Show. Visit this page often for more information and contest results, which will be posted throughout the show.
The South Dakota 4-H Shooting Sports program is a part of the SDSU Extension 4-H Youth Development program, focusing on developing safe shooting habits in participating youth members. The program in South Dakota is founded upon National 4-H Shooting Sports curriculum.
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.
The South Dakota 4-H Volunteer Hall of Fame was established in 2002 as part of the 100th birthday celebration of 4-H. Its purpose is to recognize and celebrate adult volunteers in South Dakota who have dedicated themselves to making significant contributions to the development of the SDSU Extension 4-H Youth Development Program in the areas of: Character, Citizenship, Leadership, and Career Accomplishment.
South Dakota 4-H hosts camps and conferences to provide youth with positive educational experiences. A variety of options are available throughout the year. Visit this page often for updated information and registration materials.