Youth PQA Certification will be held Thursday, April 28 at the Mason County Extension Office at 5:00 p.m. Please call the office at 309-543-3308 to register to attend.
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*Note: This was inadvertently left off the list on the original newsletter distributed earlier
Mason County 4-H will be holding a lottery this year to select a 4-H member to represent the county at the Master Showmanship Contest on the ISF grounds on Wednesday, August 12. 4-H members who will be 14 years old by the drawing date of Monday, July 25 and are enrolled in a livestock project will be eligible to make entry.
Please call or stop by the Extension office to make official entry. Those showing interest will receive rules and additional information concerning the contest.
Entrant must provide his or her own livestock for the competition. Entrants must own OR borrow each: a steer or heifer; a market or breeding lamb; and a market hog or breeding gilt.