FairEntry will open June 11th for all K-12 Porter County 4-H members. Members' exhibits must be entered by June 25th! How Do You Complete the FairEntry Process? Go to http://bit.ly/PCFairEntry to download a step-by-step guide and find many other tip sheets to help you prepare for the FairEntry process and the Porter County Fair! What is … Continue reading FairEntry – due by June 25th
Updated 06/10/2021 - updated draft available for download below. The Porter County Agricultural Society (aka the Porter County Fair Board) is working hard in conjunction with local health officials and 4-H volunteers to plan for the 2021 Porter County Fair! A preliminary version of the 4-H schedule of activities and events for the 2021 Porter … Continue reading Updated Fair Schedule
The following is the 4-H Building Watch Schedule at the Porter County Fairgrounds. Club leaders and their members volunteer their time to be sure projects don't get bothered, answer questions for the public about the displays, promote 4-H to potential members, etc. Thursday, July 22: 12:00 noon-9:00 p.m.Morgan Hustling HoosiersMorgan Sodbusters Friday, July 23: 10:00 … Continue reading 2021 4-H Building Watch
Due to the limited amount of lambs that Hanford Packing will be able to process there are only two spots left for regular sheep carcass class. If more than two are registered at fair time, we will have a lottery to draw for the two spots. Other lambs will still be able to participate in … Continue reading Sheep Carcass – Limited Processing Spots
Species Included in online animal ID: Beef (Including Dairy Feeder Steers), Dairy Cattle, Goat, Horse (Including Draft & Mini), Rabbits, Sheep, and Swine. Cats, Dogs, Pigeons, Poultry, and Rabbits will submit paperwork. Members of these projects will be receiving information in the mail soon. That information is also available at http://bit.ly/2021ANIMALid. It is the responsibility … Continue reading 4-H Animal ID – Due May 15th
Hi Goat & Mini Goat project members! We are having an informational Goat Workshop on April 17th at the Morgan Township Fire Department! Because of COVID restrictions, I have broken it down into 3 Sessions (9-10) (10:30-11:30) & (12-1). I have a Sign up Genius for you to pick and choose which slot you'd like … Continue reading Goat/Mini Goat Workshop
Hey, dairy kids! Our Dairy Feeder Steer weigh-in will be on Saturday, May 1 from 3:00 - 5:00 PM in the Rabbit Barn at the Porter County Fairgrounds. Make note of this update. Our 4-H Dairy Show at the Fair will NOT be on Thursday morning, but WILL be on Tuesday evening. Make a note … Continue reading Dairy Project -Update
RSVPs Required - Sign-up Now: Following are the dates that have been set for local in-person certification classes. Reserve your seat on our RSVP site at http://bit.ly/YQCA2021RSVP. All sessions will be held at the Porter County Expo Center (main building) from 6:00-7:30 p.m. Masks worn properly to cover mouth and nose will be required. (An … Continue reading YQCA – Required Certification – RSVP Now!
It's never too early (or late!) to order your 2021 Porter County Fair T-Shirts and masks! New this month, Blythe's has also started to create animal-specific versions of the car stickers, with 2021 dates! View those, along with the shirts and masks, on the webstore at https://portercountyfair2021.itemorder.com/.