4-H Livestock Projects

4-H Livestock Projects teach youth life skills. Youth will learn and experience animal care, handling and showing.

Click here for the 2015 Savannah Valley 4-H Livestock Project Brochure

Click here for the 2015 Savannah Valley 4-H Livestock Project Flyer

Click here to go to State 4-H Livestock Opportunities website

Click here for State 4-H Livestock Projects Brochure

Livestock Events

  • Livestock Fun Day - January 31, 2015
  • Livestock Project Registrations and Kick-offs - see individual projects 
  • Livestock Showmanship Clinics - see individual projects 
  • 2015 SC 4-H/FFA Livestock Show Schedule (coming in summer)

Statewide Livestock Shows

  • SC State Fair
  • Orangeburg County Fair
  • Coastal Carolina Fair
  • Laurens County 4-H Livestock Shows 
  • York County Livestock Shows
  • Saluda County Livestock Shows
  • Anderson County Livestock Shows

Dairy Heifer Project (learn more) 

  • Registration Due - February 27, 2015
  • Kick-off - April 18, 2015  Saluda Fair Grounds
  • Show and Sale - State Fair 2016

Market Steer Project (learn more)

  • Nomination Due - May 15
  • Kick-off and weigh In - 1st week in June
  • Junior Open Shows at State and Local Fairs

Poultry Project (learn more)

  • Pullet Chain Registration deadline - March 15
  • Poultry Project Registration deadline - May 1
  • Showmanship Clinic - August 2015
  • Poultry Show at Orangeburg Fair - October 2015

Barrow Project (learn more)

  • Registration Due - June
  • Weigh In - July
  • Showmanship Clinic  - August 2015
  • Orangeburg Fair Show - October 2015
  • Show and Sale - October at State Fair 2015

4-H/FFA Meat Goat Project (learn more)

  • Registration Due - May 1, 2015
  • Pre-Kick-off Clinic - May 1, Newberry Fair Grounds
  • Kick-off - June 13, 2015, Newberry Fair Grounds
  • Show and Sale - Fall 2015

Backyard Rabbit Project (learn more)

  • Registration Due - May 1
  • Rabbit Pick up - July
  • Showmanship Clinic - August 2015
  • Rabbit Show & Project Book Interviews - October 2015

4-H/FFA Livestock Judging (learn more)

  • Livestock Judging Clinic -
  • Mock Judging Contest -
  • Livestock Judging Team Practice -
  • Registration Deadline -
  • Contest - April 4, Clemson

           4-H Horse Project (learn more)