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2022 Ohio 4-H  Dairy / Animal Sciences Calendar 

December 2021

Year end Wrap up (click to view) 

January 2022

 1     Hoards Dairyman Picture Judging contest 

15    Ohio Milking Shorthorn Meeting, Der Dutchman, Bellville

17    Ohio PDCA Annual Meeting- Coba Select Sires

February 2022

 5     Ayrshire Annual Meeting, Der Dutchman, Plain City

 19   Ohio Brown Swiss Annual Meeting- Select Sires Kelgren

 21    ALL DAIRY Achievement Forms are DUE!

         Dairy Achievement Records Form- 2021 EXCEL    (Click to open form) 

         Dairy Achievement Record Form -PDF  (Click to open form)

         Dairy Achievement instructions and information   (Click to open instructions)

   26     ATI Dairy Judging contest   Click for more information 

March 2022 

4-5    Ohio Holstein Convention, Deer Creek Lodge and Conference Center

5       Ohio Guernsey Breeders Annual Meeting, Waldo    

12     Dairy Judging Clinic, Animal Science, Columbus- Click here for Information on the clinic 

27-31 Ohio Spring Dairy Expo, Ohio Exposition Center

28     SDE Showmanship, 3:00pm

29     Ohio 4-H Youth Judging Contest and Clinic, see EVENTS  for registration and information

April 2022

15   Ohio State Fair Scholarship application postmark deadline

30    2022 DairyPalooza, Wayne county fairgrounds, Wooster


 May 2022

June 2022 

       Dairy Judging Campout -to be determined

14   Quiz Bowl, Nationwide 4-H Center, Columbus - see information under "EVENTS"

20   Ohio State Fair Deadline for entries 

       Virtual Dairy Skillathon must be registered by June 21st  

July 2022      

Ohio 4-H Dairy Incentive at Ohio State Fair  -watch video 

8      Virtual Skillathon

16    Trumbull County Dairy Judging Contest ?

27    OSF Opens - Holstein, Ayrshire, Red & White, Shorthorn

27    Skillathon, Voinovich, 9:00am-1:00pm

27    All Breeds Showmanship - 1:00pm 

28   Ohio 4-H Dairy Judging contest, 4:00pm in the Coliseum   

         Junior Results     week 1                week 2      

         Senior Results     week 1                 week 2                                                                  

August 2022

 1    OSF 2nd session Jersey, Guernsey, Brown Swiss 

 2     All Breeds Showmanship - 1:00pm 

 3    OSF Dairy Judging Clinic, 4:00pm 

5-6  Dairy Feeder show at State fair

 September 2022

2-5   Dairy Judging Boot Camp, Maryland State Fairgrounds  

10    Wayne County Dairy Judging Contest 

17    Big E Contest 

19    Pennsylvania All-American Show  

 October 2022

 2    WDE Dairy Judging Contest  

?      Assuring Quality Care for Animals Signature Program In-service

November 2022

5     NAILE National Quiz Bowl Contest 

6     NAILE, Louisville, KY Dairy Judging contest   

        Dairy Advisory Meeting  

December 2022

       4-H Award Forms to apply for Ohio 4-H recognition (contact local 4-H county educator)

       Ohio 4-H Dairy Program Annual Year end wrap up