Friday, March 22, 2013

College Scholarships

There are some college scholarship applications due in April. If you haven't applied for these scholarships there is still time. All of these applications are available at the Ada County Extension Office, so call 287-5900 to request the applications or email to: dhobbs@uidaho.edu

Idaho Agri-Women: Two $500 scholarships will be awarded. Applicants must live or attend schools in Ada, Canyon, Gem, or Owyhee counties and have an interest in pursuing a career in agriculture and/or any supporting/allied industry. Application due on Monday, April 1, 2013.

Western Idaho Fair Agriculture Excellence: At least two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to 4-H/FFA members who participate in the Western Idaho Fair. Applications due on Friday, April 5, 2013.

Ada County Endowment Board: One scholarship will be awarded to an Ada County 4-H member. Application due on Monday, April 1, 2013.

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Ada County Western Heritage Clinic Series

The Western Heritage Clinic Series will focus on learning the "good ole'" ways on ranching, roping, working cattle, trail riding, branding, horsemanship, and much more!

The clinic kicks off on Saturday, March 16 at the Western Riding Club (6630 Riding Club Ln, Boise) at 9 am for the first Orientation Clinic.

The cost is $10 for each clinic and lunch will be available. The dress code includes a helmet, long sleeves, western shirt, jeans, boots. Western wear is a must! Bring a rope too if you have one.

Hope to see you there for this fun set of clinics! Check out the flyer for the Western Heritage Clinic