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Monthly Archives: November 2016

New Feed Guidelines for Livestock

CLICK HERE FOR DOWNLODABLE PDF What do you need to know? 1. On January 1st, 2017, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will require a Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) for all medically important antibiotics administered in livestock feed and water. 2. Over-the-counter sales of medically important antibiotics will also end. 3. In order to acquire […]

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New Website, Calendar and Communication Process

Greetings and thanks to all 4-H participants for your hard work around El Paso County. We appreciate your fortitude and are trying to find ways to provide better support for all your efforts. In order to better facilitate communication within our El Paso County 4-H community, we have launched a new website and information sharing strategy that will […]

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Leader and Member Enrollment Reminders and Deadlines

Returning members have until December 15, 2016 to re-enroll in 4-H Online… Main Club Leaders have until January 31, 2017 to confirm club members and volunteers in 4-H Online…. Membership fees are due January 31, 2017— Leaders please collect payment from your members and pay at the CSU Extension Office, 17 N. Spruce St., 80905. To prevent […]

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Producer Class Requirements and Deadlines

Producer Class Nomination Producer classes are classes for exhibitors who raised their own show animals in market sheep, market goats, market swine, market beef and breeding heifer projects so that individuals who breed and raise their own show animals will be recognized. In order to participate in the producer classes, you must be signed up […]

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November 2017 Dog Newsletter: Parade of Lights, Service Dog Mini-Seminar and More

READ THE NEWSLETTER BY CLICKING HERE Upcoming Dog Events: Oct 16, 2016 Sunday 4-H Enrollment Begins for 2016/2017 Year Nov 19, 2016 Saturday Parade of Lights Practice 10:00am at 8025 Toltec Lane, 80908 Nov 27, 2016 Sunday Parade of Lights Practice 2:00pm at 8025 Toltec Lane, 80908 Final Parade Practice all participants must attend Dec […]

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4-H Leadership Day at the Douglas County Fairgrounds

Come to this exciting event to learn about leadership, featuring ZOOTOOPIA! Learn about leadership qualities in each section of Zootopia’s city: Plains       Jungle       City       Desert       Snow Experience the life of a 4-H officer, instructing parliamentary procedures under the Robert’s Rule of Order!  Can you decipher the answer to all the leadership problems by the end […]

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4-H Enrollment is Up and Running–Get Enrolled Now!

The 4-H Online enrollment year is ready to go, so get online and get registered now for the 2016-2017 year! New Members: If you are brand new to 4-H, visit this LINK and follow the directions to get enrolled. Quick ENROLLMENT Steps – 2016-2017 1. 4HOnline website access is at: https://co.4honline.com 2.New Members: Create family profile […]

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Project Book Order Update for 4-H Leaders

 Attention All CLUB LEADERS The literature selection is NO LONGER available for families to select in 4HOnline. To place an order, please use the self-calculating excel form along with the updated 2016-2017 Project List. CLUB LEADERS ONLY click on the links below if you are ordering project materials. 4-H is currently working to design another solution, but for […]

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