​The Cloverbud Gazette 3rd Grade Edition February 2021

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Congratulations to all of the Parish Livestock Show participants. Overall champions are listed below.


Goat

Overall Goat Showmanship Champion: Bradlie Debnam

Champion Buck: Ethan Meche

Champion Doe: Ava Allemond

Senior Premier Exhibitor: Ethan Meche

Junior Premier Exhibitor: Reid Oliver

Sheep

Overall Sheep Showmanship Champion: Ali Fontenot

Champion Ewe: John Adam Fontenot, Jr.

Champion Market Lamb: Ali Fontenot

Senior Premier Exhibitor: Ali Fontenot

Junior Premier Exhibitor: John Adam Fontenot, Jr.

Beef

Overall Beef Showmanship Champion: Mary Harris
Champion Bull :Josie Blanchard

Champion Heifer: James Gauthier

Senior Premier Exhibitor: Mary Harris
Junior Premier Exhibitor: Cullen Leleu

Dairy

Overall Dairy Showmanship Champion: Cullen Leleu

Champion Dairy: Cullen Leleu

Junior Premier Exhibitor: Cullen Leleu

Swine

Overall Champion Swine Showman: Kade Huval

Grand Champion Market Hog: Emma Latiolais

Senior Premier Exhibitor: Kade Huval

Junior Premier Exhibitor: Preston Latiolais

For a complete listing of winners from the parish livestock show, visit our Facebook page at St. Martin Parish 4-H.


Rabbit News

The St. Martin Parish Rabbit Show will be held on February 6th in conjunction with Super Saturday Contest Day at BBHS.

Reminder: There will be a State Rabbit Show at the State Evacuation Shelter (located right next to the Dewitt Livestock Facility) in Alexandria on Saturday, March 6, 2021.


Poultry News

The Parish Poultry Show will be held on Saturday, February 6, 2021 at the Breaux Bridge High School Livestock Barn in conjunction with Super Saturday Contest Day.


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Shooting Sports is in full swing. Thanks to all of our coaches who volunteer their time at each practice.

Save the Dates:

February13-14, 2021: Caddo Classic Shootout

March 15-21, 2021: Southern Regional Shooting Sports Match (WBR, Ascension, & St. James parishes)

April 12-18, 2021: State Shooting Sports Match (WBR and Ascension Parishes)

Additional information and registration forms for each of these events will be mailed out soon!


Outstanding Club Member Applications

Have you participated in many 4-H activities this year? If so, you may want to consider completing an Outstanding Club Member application. The Outstanding Club Member applications are used to choose “Outstanding Club Members” from the St. Martin Parish 4-H program who have been extremely active in the program. Outstanding Club Members are chosen based on their participation throughout the year in 4-H events, activities, and service projects. You must turn in a completed 4-H Portfolio by February 24, 2021 to be considered for this award.

The applications are due to the 4-H Office by February 24th either by dropping it off at the 4-H Office, emailing completed forms to stmartin4h@yahoo.com, or faxing it to 337-332-2870. Members who turn in applications after February 24th will not be considered for outstanding member recognition. Applications will be given out at the January 2021 4-H club meetings or can be found on our website www.lsuagcenter.com/stmartin. Outstanding club members are recognized in May.


Sweeten your Valentine’s Day with Fruit!

Add strawberries to your snack for a sweet Valentine’s Day treat! Strawberries are so good for you. They are high in nutrients your body needs like dietary fiber, vitamin C, potassium. Your body needs 1 ½ to 2 cups of fruit daily to be healthy. Get one serving of fruit with this fruit pizza.

Fruit Pizza

2 Servings

Ingredients

2 rice cakes (plain or apple cinnamon)

2 tablespoons yogurt or cream cheese

8 strawberries, sliced

Or any other fruit you like!

Instructions

1. Spread 2 Tbs cream cheese on each rice cake.

2. Arrange sliced strawberries, grapes, or any fruit of your choice on top of the cream cheese.


Questions?

Contact the St. Martin Parish Extension Office
St. Martin Parish Cooperative Extension
114 Courthouse Street
Breaux Bridge, LA 70517
337-332-2181 Fax: 337-332-2870
Website: www.louisiana4h.org/stmartin
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday
Social Media: Search “St. Martin Parish 4-H” on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, & Pinterest

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