Saluda County 4-H Program

Clemson Extension agents with primary Youth Development responsibilities work closely with state extension specialists and researchers located on campus and at the various research and education centers located across the state. They provide expertise in topics including animal agriculture and veterinary science, natural resources and the environment, gardening, leadership and citizenship, personal growth and development, and science, engineering and technology.

Local Agent

Connie Lake, 864-445-8117 Ext 112, clake@clemson.edu

Events

September

  • Saluda Advanced Sewing Classes - begins September 9
  • Saluda 4-H Livestock Shows    Entry Form       Rules
    • Tuesday, September 16, 2014
      • 5pm - Dog Show 
      • 5:30 pm - Dairy Show
    • Wednesday, September 17, 2014
      • 5:30 pm - Goat Show
    • Thursday, September 18, 2014
      • 4:00 pm - Poultry Show
      • 5:00 pm - Pullet Sale
      • 6:00 pm - Beef Show

October

  • Saturday, October 11, 2914
    • 4-H Day at the State Fair (see agent for details)
    • Healthy Lifestyles State Contest - State Fairgrounds
  • October 8 - 19, 2014 - Tractor Supply Fall Paper Clover Campaign

November

  •  November 8 - Clemson Horse Judging Clinic, CU Equine Center
  • November 14 Deadline for Horse Judging Contest Entries
  • November 15 - ArborOne's 2014 Aim For Ag Sporting Clays Tournment
  • November 28-December 2 - National 4-H Congress - Atlanta, Georgia

December

  •  State 4-H Horse Judging Contest - Clemson University

January

  • January - Meat Goat Project Awards Banquet
  • January 10 - Miss 4-H Pageant - Laurens, SC

 

Clubs

  • Cloverleaf 4-H Teen Club
  • Lucky Leaf 4-H Club
  • Lucky Charms 4-H Club
  • Little Leaf 4-H Club
  • The Country Club
  • 4-H Country Club
  • 4-H Dog Club
  • Dairy & Livestock 4-H Club
  • Silver Spurs 4-H Horse Club
  • 4-H Goat Club
  • 4-H Shooting Sports Club

For more information about these clubs contact Connie N. Lake at the Saluda County Extension Office at (864)445-8117, ext. 112 or clake@clemson.edu


Short term Projects:

  • Swine (Barrow)
  • Pullet
  • Goat
  • Dairy Heifer Project

Visit the state-wide 4-H website.