Monday, February 25, 2013

Livestock Weigh In

It's almost time for the initial weigh in for market animals. Don't forget to bring your COOL form to the weigh in. All 4-H members must be enrolled in 4-H before the weigh. This can be done online this year using 4-H Online. The enrollment fee still needs to be paid to the Extension Office. The fees are $14 for horse project and $10 for all other projects.

Ada County (WIF) Weigh In Dates
  • Beef - Saturday, March 16, Western Idaho Fairgrounds, 9 to 11 am
  • Swine - Tuesday, May 7, Western Idaho Fairgrounds, 4 to 7 pm
  • Sheep - Thursday, May 16, Western Idaho Fairgrounds, 4 to 7 pm

Canyon County Fair Weigh In Dates

  • Beef - Saturday, March 2, Treasure Valley Livestock Auction, 9 to 12 pm
  • Swine - Tuesday, April 16, Canyon County Fairgrounds, 4 to 7 pm
  • Sheep - Tuesday, May 14, Canyon County Fairgrounds, 4 to 7 pm
  • Market Goat - Tuesday, May 14, Canyon County Fairgrounds, 4 to 7 pm

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Ada County 4-H Benefit

There will be a benefit for the Ada County Leader's Association on Saturday, March 16 at Center at the Park (1920 N Records Ave, Meridian) at 6 pm.

Tickets are $25 each or $40 for a couple. This includes a prime rib dinner, raffles, and a silent and live auction with all proceeds supporting the Ada County Leader's Association.

Some of the items up for auction include a signed Kellen Moore Detroit Lions jersey, signed George Strait cowboy hat, a John Deere bicycle, and couples night out gifts, wine lover deals, and other action packages!

There will also be a babysitting service for children ages 3-10 for $5 per child. See the Benefit Flyer for more information or call 287-5900 to purchase tickets.