Time: 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Rowan County Fairgrounds, Salisbury, NC
Ages: Youth ages 5 to 13
Overview: This is the second year for this event that is designed to educate youth ages 5 to 13 about the animal and food aspects of the North Carolina dairy industry and to spark their interest in 4-H dairy youth activities.
Youth will attend various "hands on" 30 minute workshops to learn aboutthe following topics: the dairy industry, modern milk production, basic veterinary care of dairy animals, dairy foods and nutrition, hands-on experience making butter, smoothies, and ice cream.
There is no charge to participate in our NC Junior Youth Dairy Day.
This event is sponsored by the North Carolina Purebred Dairy Cattle Association (NC PDCA).
Lunch will be provided.
Participants will need to bring Med Form and Consent Form (call 4-H office at 919-250-1093 for details).
Participants are responsible for own travel to and from the event.
Pre-registration has been extended, so call the 4-H office to see if spots are still available!