Ohio 4-H Dairy Calendar


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2021 Ohio 4-H  Animal Sciences Calendar 

December 2020

Year end Wrap up 

January 2021

 1 -  Hoards Dairyman Judging contest 

16   Ohio Milking Shorthorn Meeting, Der Dutchman, Bellville

Cancelled  - PDCA Annual Meeting- the executive committee will be meeting

? - Ohio Jersey Annual Meeting - Der Dutchman, Plain City, Ohio

February 2021

? - Ayshire Annual Meeting, Der Dutchman, Plain City

15 - ALL DAIRY Achievement Forms are DUE!

       Dairy Achievement Records Form- 2020 EXCEL    

       Dairy Achievement Record Form -PDF

       Dairy Achievement instructions and information 

 20 -  Ohio Brown Swiss Meeting- Select Sires Kelgren

 ?     ATI Dairy Judging contest

March 2021 

?   Ohio Guernsey Breeders Annual Meeting, Waldo    

28-April 3 - Ohio Spring Dairy Expo *Circleville, Ohio 

31 - Ohio 4-H Youth Judging Contest and Clinic 

April 2021

15 - Ohio State Fair Scholarship application postmark deadline

24 - 2020 DairyPalooza, Canfield Fairgrounds, Canfield, Ohio


May 2021

June 2021 

16- 28 Ohio 4-H Dairy Judging Team Europe Trip and Scottish Highland Competition Team

            Fundraising letter and information 

20- Ohio State Fair Deadline for entries 

July 2021      

Ohio 4-H Dairy Incentive at Ohio State Fair  -watch 2019 video 

11  - Dairy Poster Contest Deadline - Flyer and Entry Form  

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

29 - OSFDairy Skillathon

30 - Ohio Youth Dairy Judging clinic

  Ohio Youth Quiz Bowl or Jeopardy                                                                              

August 2021

 3 -  OSF 2nd session Jersey, Guernsey, Brown Swiss 

 4 - OSF Dairy Skillathon, 1:30-5:00 pm  

 6 - Ohio Youth Dairy judging week 2 - for info and registration see link above on July 30th date

 8-  Ohio State Fair closes with breed and showmanship winners at the Sale of Champions 


September 2021

4-6 - Dairy Judging Boot Camp, Maryland State Fairgrounds  

11- Wayne County Dairy Judging Contest 

18- Big E Contest 

20- Pennsylvania All-American Show  

27- WDE Dairy Judging Contest  

October 2021

    ? Assuring Quality Care for Animals Signature Program In-service

November 2020

6-  NAILE National Quiz Bowl Contest 

7-  NAILE, Louisville, KY Dairy Judging contest   

     Dairy Advisory Meeting  

December 2021

       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