Welcome to the Elkhart County 4-H Dairy Feeder Calf Club Website! We are proud to be the largest Dairy Feeder Calf Club in the state of Indiana!
NEXT MEETING! Thursday the 20th will be our next meeting. We will be meeting in the Home & Family Arts Building. Our guest speaker will be a nutrionist, Mike Hertzel. Make sure to bring any feeding questions you may have as you are getting ready to start your 2014 calf project. Also, don't forget to do your online enrollment if you haven't already (see the link below). Make sure to stop by the leaders table and pay your club dues as well. See you Thursday!!
Dear 4-H Families,
4-H enrollment for Elkhart County is now officially open as of today, October 31, 2013! We encourage you to enroll early to get the most out of your 4-H experience, and to explore all the possibilities that we offer ranging from rocket building, electric, woodworking, animal sciences and sewing just to name a few. A full list of 4-H projects can be found on our 4-H website, www.elkhartcounty4h.org.
To enroll please go to www.ces.purdue.edu/elkhart (see link below) and look under the Hot Topics section on the right hand side of the screen and click on the words, "click here to enroll in 4-H" next to the 4-H clover emblem. The cost to enroll this year is $15 per child in grades 3-12 with a maximum cost of $45 per family. You may pay via debit or credit card or by coming into the Purdue Extension Elkhart County office. For Exploring 4-H (grades 1 and 2) there is no cost to enroll. Be sure to tell your friends and enroll today to start your 4-H experience!
If you are enrolling in a livestock project, you (the 4-H member) need to enroll before your animal can be enrolled in the 4-H program. If you have any questions or need assistance, please call the Purdue Extension Elkhart County office at 574-533-0554.