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Focus on 4-H Livestock Project Visits

One of the hallmark educational methods in the Texas 4-H Program is livestock projects. Texas is blessed to have some of the best county, state and major livestock shows in the world. These shows provide both 4-H and FFA members with the opportunity to exhibit their livestock projects, market animals in premium auctions, and secure scholarships. More specifically, experiencing the livestock project provides an avenue for robust youth development that is unquestionably one of the most effective teaching models available. Through livestock projects, Extension agents teach leadership, animal… Read More →