Savannah Valley Market Swine Project Overview

4h-swine.jpgThe Savannah Valley 4-H Summer Market Hog Project provides youth a fun and hands-on learning experience that develops life skills, as well as teaches valuable information about properly caring for their animal. Youth in the following counties are eligible to participate Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Beaufort, Berkeley, Calhoun, Charleston, Colleton, Dorchester, Hampton, Jasper, and Orangeburg.

Youth will gain knowledge in general care, nutrition, housing, and health care. Youth also have opportunities to develop responsibility, decision-making, nurturing, and communication skills through active participation in the project.

Registered youth will be eligible to participate in clinics, shows, and the final project sale.

Project Information


Registration will open on April 15, 2022 & close on June 15, 2022


April 15th: Registration Opens

June 15th: Registration Closes

July 15th: Kickoff

August 21st: Showmanship Workshop

August 31st: Animal ID Form Due

September 17th: Record books/Registration/Quiz Bowl Workshop

October 7th: Orangeburg Fair Show

October 18th: SC State Fair Show

October 23rd: Sale date

Record Books

SC 4-H Swine Record Book- Cloverbud Division (Ages 5-8)

SC 4-H Swine Record Book - Junior Division (Ages 9-13)

SC 4-H Swine Record Book- Senior Division (Ages 14-18)

Show Registration Forms

Orangeburg County Fair

South Carolina State Fair (Coming Soon)