Livestock Skill-a-thon is a dynamic competition designed for 4-H youth.


4-H South Central District Livestock Skill-a-thon

  • Friday, April 5, 2024, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

"Come test your knowledge in livestock at the first ever

4-H South Central District Livestock Skill-a-thon!

The 4-H Regional Livestock Skill-a-thon will be held at Broome County on April 5th from 6pm-9pm.

Event Overview: The 4-H South Central District Livestock Skill-a-thon is a dynamic competition designed for 4-H youth who are passionate about livestock and agriculture. There are 3 parts to the competition: an individual written test, stations and a team question. Teams of 4 will compete but it is not necessary to have a team to participate, youth can sign up individually and be placed on a team the night of.

The stations will be on topics that include equipment identification, livestock feeds, retail meat cuts, livestock breeds, wool evaluation and hay identification. The written and team questions will be focused general livestock/agriculture knowledge.

Please pre-register by contacting your local 4-H office. Registration beforehand is not required and can be done before the competition takes place starting at 5:30pm. The event will begin promptly at 6:00pm

Join us for a night of fun where youth can enhance their knowledge, develop practical skills, and connect with like-minded individuals in the 4-H community. There will be food and beverages provided for youth and a chance to connect with fellow 4-H youth throughout the district! We hope to see you there!

If you are new to this and not sure where to start, reach out to the 4-H office, we are here to help!”

Chelsea Jones

Agriculture Team LeaderCornell Cooperative Extension l Cortland County  60 Central Ave Room 140
Cortland, NY 13045
P: 607-391-2664


Chelsea Jones
Agriculture Team Leader

Last updated March 25, 2024