Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Fancy Rowers

Paddling Camp for Individuals with Disabilities

Looking for Volunteers!
Jacey Cano from the Fancy Feathers 4-H Club started paddling camps for individuals with disabilities last year in corporation with Texas Rowing for All.  

See attached flyer for complete details.  Click here

Monday, September 16, 2019

Swine Validation

Please review the August 27th post regarding swine tag orders!
Due September 23rd.

Friday, September 13, 2019

2019 4-H Fall County Roundup

2019 4-H Fall County Roundup 
October 28th, 6pm @ Extension office

Contest will consist of:


  • Public Speaking
  • Educational Presentations
  • Food Challenge
  • Food Show
  • Entomology
  • Livestock/Horse/Nutritional Quiz bowl
  • Photography

Email registration forms to kate.blankenship@ag.tamu.edu or Jason.mangold@ag.tamu.edu by October 21st


Click here for registration form 

Thursday, September 5, 2019

2019-2020 Hays County Livestock Show Queen Contest/Ambassador/Scholarship Applications

There will be a mandatory meeting this Sunday, September 8th 2pm at the Buda VoAg Building for all contestants to go over the application packet and process.  If for some reason you are unable to attend the meeting you need to contact Lexi Lugo before the meeting at 512-426-9292.

Michael Cariaga will be available at the meeting and offering to take headshot photos for anyone that would like to have them done since a photo is required with your application. If you would like yours done please just wear something nice to take the photo.


Applications are due Monday, September 16th, you can turn in at the Extension Office by 5pm that day or you can make arrangements to get them to Lexi Lugo.

Interviews will be conducted on Sunday, September 22nd.  If you work, you will need to make arrangement for the day off. 

Please contact Lexi Lugo if you have any questions.

Applications are attached and Rules can found at the following link starting at page 10.
http://nebula.wsimg.com/4d37ed12ca7253f9b6f9cb662a83220f?AccessKeyId=0D3E13A16BFB902A4B59&disposition=0&alloworigin=1
Queen's Court application Click here
Ambassador application Click here
Scholarship application Click here

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Time to order Broilers

Broiler orders are due October 4th to the Extension Office no later that 4:30 pm.  Broilers must be ordered in increments of 25 chicks up to a maximum of 75  chicks per exhibitor.  Something new, Houston and Austin Rodeo broilers will be ordered together.
Click here for form

Major Show Fall Heifer Validation Tags

Validation is October 19th at the Dripping Springs Ranch Park.

Order form and payment must be received at the Hays County Extension Office, by September 19th
Click here for form