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  • The top five Daily Rate of Gain market swine owners Davis Evans and Caleb Boulds, and 2021 Swine Rate of Gain trophy winner Avery Rash, are pictured with Dan Evans. The Swine Superintendent was Sam Glenn with help from Sara Oxford.

    The top five Daily Rate of Gain market swine owners Davis Evans and Caleb Boulds, and 2021 Swine Rate of Gain trophy winner Avery Rash, are pictured with Dan Evans. The Swine Superintendent was Sam Glenn with help from Sara Oxford.
    Nancy Lambert photo

  • The top five Daily Rate of Gain market lamb owners Garrett Arnold and Wyatt Arnold, and 2021 Sheep Rate of Gain trophy winner, Jaedyn Beers, are pictured with Sheep Superintendents Lonny Reed and Brianna Johnson (holding Harper Johnson).

    The top five Daily Rate of Gain market lamb owners Garrett Arnold and Wyatt Arnold, and 2021 Sheep Rate of Gain trophy winner, Jaedyn Beers, are pictured with Sheep Superintendents Lonny Reed and Brianna Johnson (holding Harper Johnson).
    Nancy Lambert photo

  • The top five Daily Rate of Gain Market meat goat owners Courtney Boulds and Gavin Horton, and 2021 Meat Goat Rate of Gain trophy winner Shelby Rann, are pictured with Meat Goat Superintendent Rachel Parish.

    The top five Daily Rate of Gain Market meat goat owners Courtney Boulds and Gavin Horton, and 2021 Meat Goat Rate of Gain trophy winner Shelby Rann, are pictured with Meat Goat Superintendent Rachel Parish.
    Nancy Lambert photo

  • The top five Daily Rate of Gain steer owners Davis Evans, Levi Tanner and Drake Wilson, and 2021 Beef Rate of Gain trophy winner Sierra Wilson, are pictured with Beef Superintendent Dan Evans.

    The top five Daily Rate of Gain steer owners Davis Evans, Levi Tanner and Drake Wilson, and 2021 Beef Rate of Gain trophy winner Sierra Wilson, are pictured with Beef Superintendent Dan Evans.
    Nancy Lambert photo

 
By Nancy Lambert
Saline County 4-H
updated: 9/10/2021 1:33 PM

4-H records due
This is a reminder to all of our Saline County 4-H members ... turn in your 4-H record forms to the extension office by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 10.
In order to receive a plaque or trophy at Achievement Night in October, a 4-H member must complete the records packet. Record forms are still available at the extension office, and must be signed by the member, a parent or guardian, and their 4-H Club leader.

Federation meets to elect officers
The Saline County 4-H Federation will meet at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 13 at the extension office. All federation delegates and other 4-H members interested in the federation are encouraged to attend. There will be a virtual option for this meeting.
We will be electing new officers for the upcoming 4-H year. 4-H members interested in running for a federation officer position are reminded to bring a completed petition to the meeting. We will also be finalizing plans for National 4-H Week. See you there!

4-H Management Committee meets
The 4-H Management Committee will meet at 7 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 13 at the extension office. Those in attendance will discuss the 2021 4-H show season and choose award and trophy winners for Achievement Night. All Management Committee members are encouraged to attend. There will be a virtual option for this meeting.