Highlands County
Cooperative Extension
Services

Announcements

The 2016 Highlands County Fair Dates have been changed to:
February 12-20th, 2016

Upcoming Events

ANIMAL ETHICS TRAINING
August 17th, 2015 | 1:00PM

Bert. J Harris Ag Center
4509 George Blvd. Sebring, FL 33875

Sign up at:
www.floridastatefairag.com/ethics

*Required for local
Highlands County Fair Livestock Exhibitors.

FOR RETURNING 4-H MEMBERS
4-H Re-Enrollment
August 27, 2015 | 4:00 - 7:00PM

Bert J. Harris Ag Center | 4-H Lab
If you need help with 4-H Online, or need a computer to register on, come on by. You may register anywhere from your own computer.

FOR NEW 4-H MEMBERS
4-H Open Enrollment
August 28, 2015 | 4:00 - 7:00PM

Bert J. Harris Ag Center | Auditorium
Meet club members and leaders, learn about 4-H, and register using a provided computer.

COST SHARE UPDATE
September 8, 2015 | 5:00PM

Bert. J. Harris Ag Center | Conference Rm #2
Learn about assistance programs offered to
livestock producers from NRCS and FDACS.

Cost:
$5.00 if registered on or before September 4th
$10 if registered after September 4th

To register, call: 863.402.6540

HEIFER NUTRITION & ECONOMICS
September 14, 2015 | 5:30PM


Bert. J. Harris Ag Center | Auditorium
Learn about Heifer Nutrition from guest speaker and UF Beef Cattle Specialist: Dr. Matt Hersom.
Highlands County Livestock Agent: James McWhorter will also be in attendance speaking on The Cost of Raised Replacement Heifers.


Cost:
$5.00 if registered on or before September 9th
$10 if registered after September 9th

CORE & PRIVE APPLICATOR
Restricted Use Pesticide Training


September 15, 2015
8:30AM - 4:30 PM

To Register, call 863.402.6540

Costs:
All Day with lunch - $25
Morning Session (CORE) with Lunch - $15
Afternoon Session (Private Applicator) no lunch - $10
At-the-Door with lunch - $30

HIGHLANDS COUNTY
4-H FOUNDATION
FUNDRAISER
October 22, 2015

Dinner - Silent Auction - Live Auction
Island View Lakefront Restaurant & Pub
5223 Sun n Lake Blvd. Sebring

Call 863.402.6540 for more information

 

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