Do you like shopping and saving money? Consumer Judging may be the perfect 4-H competition for you! Join the Cobb County 4-H Consumer Judging team as you learn to judge and comparison shop the following classes: bathrobes, sleeping bags, wearable technology, and granola/breakfast bars. Competitors will also give a short, yet creative commercial about cotton as a part of the competition. This judging team is open to 4th-12th grade 4-H'ers. Practices are held weekly on Thursday evenings from 6:30pm-8:00pm at the Extension Office. The competition will be held on Monday, October 30th. Transportation to and from the contest will be provided to all team members. To join the team, contact Brittani Kelley at email@example.com or Kathleen McElroy at firstname.lastname@example.org
2017 Practice Dates:
- September 14
- September 21
- October 5
- October 12
- October 19
- October 26-Mock Contest
- October 30- Contest
Join the 2018 Cobb 4-H Horse Judging team! You do not have to own a horse to be a member of this team. Contestants will judge eight classes, four confirmation classes and four performance classes. 4-H'ers will learn the basics of judging and placing horses along with many other valuable skills including decision making, critical thinking, public speaking and more! Practices will be held in the spring ending with the competition in late April 2018. This judging team is open to 4th-12th grade students.
For more information about Horse Judging, please contact Cassie McCollum at email@example.com
Poultry Judging is a unique and exciting judging team that teaches youth about poultry products and White Leghorn production hens. 4-H'ers judge the following classes: parts, exterior egg quality, interior egg quality, broken out eggs, ready-to-cook-birds, live birds, and general poultry knowledge. You do not have to own chickens to be a part of this judging team! Practices will be held on Thursdays from 6:30pm-8:00pm at the Extension Office beginning in March 2018. The competition will be held in May 2018. Your child will be an expert at selecting your grocery store eggs after being a participant on this judging team! This judging team is open to 4th-12th grade students.
For more information about the Poultry Judging team, please contact Brittani Kelley at firstname.lastname@example.org or Kathleen McElroy at email@example.com
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be on the Food Network show Chopped? You don't have to wait much longer! Join the Food Challenge team open to 9th-12th grade 4-H'ers. Learn to work as a team as you and your teammates are given a box of mystery ingredients. The team must create a dish and a presentation all within 40 minutes. This high energy competition will teach your child cooking skills, teamwork skills, and much more. Practices are held June-August ending with the September competition at the State 4-H Food Showcase weekend.
For more information to join the 2018 Food Challenge team, please contact Brittani Kelley at firstname.lastname@example.org