North Carolina 4-H Dairy Youth Program
2009 Events and Activities

 

Date
Event
Location
Time

Contacts

April 25
First training session for senior division dairy judging contest finalists.

Iredell County Agricultural Center

Statesville, NC

10:00-3:00

Dr. Brinton Hopkins

919-515-7592

Ken Vaughn

704-878-3165

May 16
Second training session for senior division dairy judging contest finalists.

Deerview Jerseys (Wayne and Karen Lutz)

Mocksville, NC

10:00-3:00

Dr. Brinton Hopkins

919-515-7592

Ken Vaughn

704-878-3165

June 1
Applications due for National 4-H Dairy Conference

NC State Extension Dairy Office at NCSU fax no.

(919)515-2152

5:00 p.m

Dr. Brinton Hopkins

919-515-7592

June 1

Entries due for State 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl

Contest and State 4-H Dairy Skillathon Contest

 

Study Resources

Dr. Brinton Hopkins 919-515-7592

Nelson McCaskill

704- 878-3151

Melissa Staebner 336-679-2061

Brad Johnson 704-216-8973

June 13
Third training session for senior division dairy judging contest finalists.

State Holstein Black and White Show

NC State Fairgrounds Raleigh, NC

10:00-3:00

Dr. Brinton Hopkins

919-515-7592

Ken Vaughn

704-878-3165

June 13
State Holstein Black and White Show
NC State Fairgrounds Raleigh, NC

Ken Vaughn

704-878-3165

June 17

Blacksburg, VA

5:00 p.m

Dr. Brinton Hopkins

919-515-7592

 
June 17

State 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl Contest and State 4-H Dairy Skillathon Contest

 

Study Resources

Iredell County Agricultural Center, Statesville, NC
8:30 a.m.

Dr. Brinton Hopkins 919-515-7592

Nelson McCaskill 704- 878-3151

Brad Johnson 704-216-8973

Ken Vaughn 704-878-3165

Melissa Staebner 336-679-2061

 

 

June 22
Interviews and selection session for applicants for the National 4-H Dairy Conference

Rowan County Fairgrounds Salisbury, NC

TBA

Dr. Brinton Hopkins

919-515-7592

 

June 22
North Carolina Junior Youth Dairy Day

Rowan County Fairgrounds Salisbury, NC

 

Directions

Dr. Brinton Hopkins 919-515-7592

Nelson McCaskill 704- 878-3151

Brad Johnson 704-216-8973

Elizabeth Moretz 336-679-2061

TBA
Central Carolina District Junior Dairy Show

Central Carolina Dairy Barn

Orange Grove, NC

Marti Day

919-691-3062

TBA

Central Carolina Black and White Show

Central Carolina Dairy Barn

Orange Grove, NC

Marti Day

919-691-3062

 

 

June 27-30
National Holstein Convention
Sacramento, CA

Sheela Wright

336-382-0726

July 1-4
National Jersey Convention
Syracuse, NY
Shelley Lutz 704-473-7653
July 17
North Carolina Dairy Youth Foundation Golf Tournament
Holly Ridge Golf Links, Sophia, NC

Dr. Brinton Hopkins

919-515-7592

J.D. Brooks 336-359-2042

Craig Pugh

704-873-1761

July 18
State Jersey Field Day

Lucky L Jersey Farm

(Dennis Leamon)

Statesville, NC

10:00 a.m.
July 31

First Place county posters for State Dairy Poster Contest Due

Poster Contest Rules , June Dairy month theme and logo

Poster Contest Scorecard

NC State Extension Dairy Office at NCSU
5:00 p.m.

Dr. Brinton Hopkins

919-515-7592

August 4
Guilford County Junior Dairy Show
Greensboro, NC

Marti Day

919-691-3062

August 5
Greensboro District Junior Dairy Show
Greensboro, NC

Marti Day

919-691-3062

August 5
Iredell County Dairy Show
Statesville, NC
Ken Vaughn 704-878-3165
August 5
Rowan County Dairy Show
Salisbury, NC
Brad Johnson 704-216-8973
August 6 & 7
Statesville District Junior Dairy Show
Statesville, NC

Ken Vaughn 704-878-3165

TBA
Western District Junior Dairy Clipping and Fitting Contest
WNC Agricultural Center, Fletcher NC
4:30 pm

Tony McGaha

828-456-3575

TBA
Western District Junior Dairy Cattle Show
WNC Agricultural Center, Fletcher NC
7:00 pm

Tony McGaha

828-456-3575

TBA
Open Dairy Cattle Show
WNC Agricultural Center, Fletcher NC
1:00 pm

Tony McGaha

828-456-3575

TBA
Open Junior Dairy Cattle Show
WNC Agricultural Center, Fletcher NC
10:00 am

Tony McGaha

828-456-3575

Sept. 18-22
State 4-H Dairy Judging Team competes at the Pennsylvania All-American Invitational Youth Dairy Judging Contest
Harrisburg, PA
TBA

Dr. Brinton Hopkins

919-515-7592

Ken Vaughn 704-878-3165

 

TBA
Western District Junior Dairy Show
Tony McGaha 828-456-3575
Sept. 25-30
State 4-H Dairy Judging Team competes at the National 4-H Dairy Judging Contest at the World Dairy Expo
Madison, WI
TBA

Dr. Brinton Hopkins

919-515-7592

Ken Vaughn 704-878-3165

Sept. 25-Oct. 1
National 4-H Dairy Conference at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI
TBA

Dr. Brinton Hopkins

919-515-7592

Oct. 4-6
Dixie Classic Fair
Winston-Salem, NC
Nancy Keith 336-679-2061
Oct. 23
NC State Fair Junior Dairy Management Contest
Raleigh, NC
Elizabeth Moretz 336-679-2061
Oct. 22-25
North Carolina State Fair, Dairy Shows
Raleigh, NC

Ken Vaughn 704-878-3165

Nancy Keith 336-679-2061

Nov 2

Entry forms due for State 4-H Dairy Judging Contest

Rules

Dr. Brinton Hopkins 919-515-7592
Nov 5-8
North American 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl
Louisville, KY
Dr. Brinton Hopkins 919-515-7592
Nov 6-9
North American 4-H Dairy Judging Contest
Louisville, KY

Dr. Brinton Hopkins 919-515-7592

Brad Johnson 704-216-8973

Ken Vaughn 704-878-3165

November 19

State 4-H Dairy Cattle Judging Contest

Junior & Senior Divisions

Entry Form and Rules

Results

Rowan County Fairgrounds

Directions

7:30 am Final Registration

8:00 Begin Contest

Dr. Brinton Hopkins 919-515-7592

Brad Johnson 704-216-8973

Ken Vaughn 704-878-3165

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