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Project Information

Livestock Special Notice

2019 YQCA Requirements flyer

Getting your YQCA  Web Based Certification

YQCA Youth for the Quality Care of Animals 2019 Schedule

LQA/PQA is now YQCA Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA) will be required for all youth showing Beef, Goats, Sheep and Swine at the county fair in BOTH Linn  and Miami Counties.  This program will be offered in a face-to-face class, as well as an on-line option.  The face-to-face classes will be held:  
March 13 at 10:00 a.m. at Paola Office ages 7-11 only March 13 at 2:00 p.m. at Paola Office March 27 at 6:00 p.m. at Mound City Linn County 4-H Building April 30 at 7:00 p.m. at Paola Office   
All face-to-face classes will need to be pre-registered on-line at  http://yqca.org/ and a $3 fee must be paid on-line to be registered for the class.  The
on-line training will be $12 per youth and can be done at anytime.  All quality assurance certifications must be completed by June 15th.


Kansas 4-H Presentation Overview

4-H Public Speaking

4-H Public Speaking Record

Preparing and Using Visual Aides - 4H985


Dog Training Calendar 2019 - Miami County

State 4-H Dog Show Immunization Record - New form revised October 2017.  Please use new form and discard and old ones..


Foods Judging

Favorite Foods Show Guidelines 2019 - Linn County

Food Preservation Judging Tips

Food Preservation Tips for Exhibiting

Food Safety Recommendations for Food Preservation Exhibits Revised

It's More than Keeping your Fingers out of the Cookie Dough

Judges Guide for Food and Nutrition Exhibits Revised

Just Because it Seals Doesn't Mean its Safe

What is your Elevation?

When are Baked Goods Done?

Health and Wellness:

10 Smart Rules to Bike Safety


**Example of a completed Horse ID Paper

Horse ID Papers revised October 2017 - Must be turned in by May 1 in order to be able to show at Miami, Linn and State Fair. Youth must pass Level Testing as per age and have current Health and Coggins test for horse. There is a $2.00 insurance fee to participate in the Horse Project. 
New form must be used for this year.  Do not use old forms.  Please see **example above so you will know how to fill them out correctly. 

2 Year Old Snaffle Bit Nomination

3 Year Old Snaffle Bit Nomination

~K-State Horse Information~


2019 Livestock Declaration Form revised

Market Goat:

Market Goat Showmanship from Start to Finish - MF3064


Rabbit Club Schedule 2018-19 - Miami County

Shooting Sports:

Updated 2018-19 Training Schedule - District-wide