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4-H clover Apply to be a state livestock show committee youth representative

4-H'er leading cow in competition
Are you passionate about livestock and 4-H? Do you have ideas about the 4-H experience at the Minnesota State Fair? If you said “YES!,” then we need your help as a state livestock show committee youth representative!
4-H youth 9th grade and above who have previously participated in livestock projects at the Minnesota State Fair are needed to ensure youth voice on state livestock show committees.

You will

  • Attend regular show committee meetings virtually and twice a year in-person
  • Create and implement support systems for 4-H youth during the Minnesota State Fair
  • Staff an information booth by the barns during entry day
  • Engage in leadership and team building activities
  • Create connections to post-high school plans

Project area(s)

Beef, dairy, dairy goat, meat goat, poultry, rabbit, sheep, swine, llama/alpaca


Applications are open Oct. 11-29.
Applicants must be enrolled in 4-H, in grades 9-13 and have previously participated at the Minnesota State Fair with a livestock project. You will be informed of acceptance the week of Nov. 8, 2021. 


Questions about the program can be directed to Joe Rand at  joerand@umn.edu
Related topics: Statewide 4-H news
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