DATES TO Recall
October 6 – Early 4-H Club Meeting 5:30pm at Double H Mercantile
12 – Extension Workplace Shut for Columbus Day
12 – Bangs 4-H Club Assembly 6:00pm at Bangs HS Cafeteria
17 – Sheep/Goat Validation at Brown County Youth Honest Barns
18 – Brown County 4-H Chef Camp 2:00pm – 4:00pm at the Extension Place of work
19 – Deadline to Sign Up for Brown County 4-H Food Demonstrate
20 – Brookesmith 4-H Club Assembly 6:00pm at Brookesmith Football Subject
25 – Brown County 4-H Food items Demonstrate 2:00pm at the Extension Workplace
27 – Slide Heifer Validation 9:00am – 11:00am at Bob Clarks Pens
4-H PAPER CLOVER FUNDRAISER AT TRACTOR Supply: October 7 – 18
Customers at our regional Tractor Supply can guidance Brown County 4-H by purchasing paper clovers at checkout. All resources lifted will be donated to 4-H, and 75% will keep on being in Brown County.
Our nearby Tractor Source Co. has been one particular of the best funds raisers in this area since the Paper Clover fundraiser began so, let’s support them become variety just one in the condition, when supporting Brown County 4-H at the similar time during this fundraiser.
If you are displaying a heifer at a significant inventory show that has not previously been condition validated or has improved owners, they will want to be validated. Heifers that are only participating in the Brown County Youth Fair do not want to be validated.
The deadline to flip in your purchase for validation identification numbers is Wednesday, September 15, 2020. The expense will be $15/UIN but people only will have to spend for the heifers they bodily validate. Please make absolutely sure you have registration papers in hand at validation. Every heifer needs to have an ID, possibly a brand name or tattoo. You should make certain that tattoos/models are carried out and legible right before validation.
Dates to Remember:
•September 15th Change in amount of heifers you will be validating to the Extension Place of work
•October 27th Bodily Validation 9:00am – 11:00am at Bob Clarks pens
•November 1 Deadline Original Registration Papers Should be in Exhibitors Identify
For much more facts, call the Extension Business at 325-646-0386.
LAMB, GOAT, AND SWINE COUNTY AND State VALIDATION
It is that time to start getting ready for the Brown County Youth Honest and Big Stock Reveals. The most crucial stage in performing this is validating your animals. Lamb/Goat validation will be Oct 17th 8:00am and Swine validation November 14th 8:00a.m. at the Brown County Youth Good Barns. There will not be a county validation make up working day! If you are organizing on taking part in the Brown County Youth Good, you need to have to make certain your animal is current the working day of validation!! If you purchased condition tags and have not paid out for them, be sure to occur by the Extension Place of work ASAP!! YOU Ought to BE ENROLLED IN 4-H Before THE Date OF VALIDATION!!!
AG Merchandise IDENTIFICATION WORKSHOP
There will be a digital Ag Item Identification Workshop on Tuesday, October 6, 2020 6:30pm by way of Groups. Topics that will be mentioned are as follows: What is AG ID? How do I approach for practices? What are the contest opportunities?
If you would like to take part, you have to sign-up by way of the adhering to url: https://tinyurl.com/yxe9mlnn
BROWN COUNTY 4-H CHEF CAMP
The Brown County 4-H FCH Coalition is hosting a chef camp. The camp will be held on Sunday, October 18 2:00pm – 4:00pm at the Extension Office environment. Through the camp you will discover additional about 4-H Foods & Diet Tasks. Below is the matters that will be protected:
•Knowledge Showcase/My Plate
•Food Present Dish Presentation/Interview
If you are fascinated in participating in the 4-H Chef Camp be sure to RSVP by Oct 14th @ 325-646-0386.
BROWN COUNTY 4-H Food Present
The Brown County 4-H Meals Exhibit is established for Oct 25, 2020 2:00p.m. at the Extension Business office. If you are fascinated in collaborating, remember to RSVP by October 19th. Clover young children are qualified to take part in the Brown County 4-H Food Show.
This year’s 4-H Food Show topic, Grocery Games. Texas is a assorted state, in far more strategies than one particular! Some of us stay in a metroplex with obtain to significant supermarkets and aisles upon aisles of options. Other individuals stay in modest towns supplied by a convenience store or a greater retailer if we are prepared to travel. A few of us come across clean meals in our possess backyard yard. The rest of us are somewhere in in between! This calendar year, we want you to be creative by working with YOUR nearby foodstuff sources to produce a dish on a price range. This year’s Food items Present will be especially special as 4-H’ers bring food items developed from the supermarket, the little-town convenience outlets, the greenback retailers, and even the yard! What are you bringing to the desk? Underneath are the categories for Food stuff Show:
• Most important Dish – The main dish is ordinarily the heaviest, heartiest, and most significant dish in a food. In a meal consisting of quite a few courses, the key dish is served all through the principal system and is the showcased dish of the food. The key ingredient is typically meat or yet another protein meals, but they may well have other foodstuff.
• Appetizer – Usually an appetizer is a modest dish or food stuff that is eaten prior to the principal course. When selecting recipes for this category, contestants really should consider foodstuff that are reduced in fat, sodium, and calories so as to not wreck one’s appetite.
• Facet Dishes – Side dishes are foodstuff that are ordinarily served along with a most important dish or as accompaniments to the principal training course. Prompt dishes may consist of salads, cooked vegetables, cooked fruit, pasta or rice dishes, and/or mixture vegetable dishes.
• Healthful Desserts – Healthier can nevertheless necessarily mean tasty when it comes to desserts. Dishes in this class must be served at the conclusion of the food or for exclusive events. Contestants need to modify standard recipes with wholesome substitutions and think about MyPlate and Nutritional Recommendations when picking out recipes for this group.
NEW FOR 2020 – 2021 4-H Food items Clearly show:
Redesigned contest for the 2020-2021 4-H Meals Exhibit. Although the dish part stays the same, two other factors have been added. The new Texas 4-H Foods Demonstrate will consist of the next components:
1. Food Display Dish Presentation/Interview
2. Techniques Showcase
3. Awareness Showcase
The District 7 4-H Foodstuff Present will be November 19th in Abilene, Texas. For more facts, be sure to make contact with Nick Gonzales or Courtney Parrott at 325-646-0386.
4-H LIVESTOCK Challenge CHECKS
If you now have your 4-H livestock venture and would like for the agents to arrive, verify on your undertaking be sure to get in touch with the Extension Office to schedule an appointment.
4-H ENROLLMENT IS Open up ON 4-H Hook up!
The enrollment procedure for the 2020-2021 4-H year began August 15, 2020. All 4-H family members, new and returning, are encouraged to log in and enroll to turn into an official 4-H member.
As you commence your enrollment for the calendar year, in this article are some ideas in using 4-H Hook up:
•If you presently have a profile DO NOT build an additional one particular!
•If you missing your e mail and password phone the county place of work so we can reset, it for you.
•An active membership will not be granted right until the $25.00 participation payment is compensated on 4-H Join!
•You cannot register or take part in an event until eventually your profile is Energetic.
•When you are carrying out your re-enrollment for the 2020-2021 4-H Calendar year remember to make guaranteed you update your deal with, cell phone amount, and e-mail tackle.
•For any youth who is joining 4-H in 2020-2021 for the very first time as a 3rd grader we request for you NOT TO ENROLL until finally September 1st. September 1st is real very first working day of the new 4-H calendar year and what is utilized to calculate quality/age. If a 2nd grader transferring into 3rd quality enrolls in advance of September 1st it will “tag” them as a Clover Kid, not cost an enrollment price and lock them in as a Clover Kid for the calendar year.
If you working experience concerns trying to enroll in 4-H currently, we advise that you wait until September 1st. The method has been updated and presently has troubles.
Don’t wait around until eventually the very last minute to enroll for the reason that soon after October 31st the value will increase to $30!!
Instructional courses of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Assistance are open to all persons without the need of regard to race, shade, religion, intercourse, countrywide origin, age, incapacity, genetic details or veteran position. The Texas A&M University Method, U.S. Office of Agriculture, and the County Commissioners Courts of Texas Cooperating.