Dairy Cattle

4-Hers with Dairy Cattle Projects:

  • Become familiar with how to apply animal science principles to live production
  • Establish strong foundation of knowledge in breeding and management, nutrition and animal health
  • Develop integrity, sportsmanship, decision-making capabilities and public speaking skills through participation in various beef project opportunities

4-H Dairy Cattle Project Types:

4-H Dairy Cattle Opportunities:

  • Parish, District, State, and National Stock Shows - Link to
  • Premier Exhibitor Contest - Link to LSU AgCenter Show Premier Exhibitor Page
  • National 4-H Dairy Conference Trip - Link to event page
  • Dairy Judging – Link to 4-H University Page
  • National 4-H Dairy Judging Contest Trip (NAILE) – Link to event page
  • 4-H Dairy Billboard Contest – Link to event page
  • 4-H Record Book
  • Dairy Cattle Clinics and Workshops – Link to “blog” page
  • State Dairy Association Opportunities – Link to association pages

Supplemental Resources:

Innovate . Educate . Improve Lives

The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture