UGA Extension Office

Livestock Programs

The Georgia 4-H Livestock Program offers extraordinary educational opportunities for youth ages 9 to 18. 4-Her's involved in the livestock program are challenged with real-life issues as they learn responsibility through raising, showing and judging livestock. Livestock projects give students the opportunity to practice and acquire new knowledge in the fields of animal science, business, time management and leadership. Charlton County 4-H livestock programs include horse, swine and goat projects.

Goat Showing

Goat shows begin in Late August and run through November. 4-H'ers purchase their show goats May- July.  For more information please contact our 4-H office 912-496-2040.

Hog Showing

4-H'ers must be in 4th grade to be egligible to show a swine project. All show pigs must be purchased by November 23,2016 for the 2017 State Market and County Show. There will be a parent meeting on October 17,2016 at the 4-H office for those interested in showing this year.  Click the learn more button for a breif outline of what to expect when showing pigs.

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