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Kentucky 4-H Livestock Skillathon Contest

Kentucky 4-H Livestock Skillathon Contest

Year: 2018
Project Leader: Steve Austin
Department/Program: Department of Animal and Food Sciences
Funding: $600

4-H members from across the State of Kentucky gather to test their knowledge of the livestock industry.  There are three levels of age divisions with a varying degree of difficulty for each division.  The team that wins the Senior division represents Kentucky at the National Contest in November held at the North American Livestock Exposition. There are a total of 34 stations of competition and each stations has either  activities on paper, pictures, actual equipment, meat cuts, feedstuffs, live animals and team activities.   

Contact Information

Dr. Nancy Cox, Ph.D.

S123 Ag. Science Center North Lexington, KY 40546-0091

+1 (859) 257-4772