WSU Extension 4-H Youth Development Program

Beef Project

Online Training for 4-H Livestock Volunteer Leaders

Check out the new on-line training modules for 4-H volunteer leaders! On-line training is an accessible, interactive, and fun way to learn about topics that are important for youth livestock projects! Available through the Veterinary Medicine Extension website.

  • Disease Prevention Module
    “Ensuring the health of people and livestock by implementation of bio-security practices."
  • Quality Assurance Module
    "Providing safe and wholesome products for consumers through 4-H livestock projects.
  • Housing Environments Module
    "Providing clean and comfortable environments to optimize livestock health and wellbeing."
    • Housing Environments Module Activity Booklets


4-H Animal Science Learning Modules

  • Youth Livestock Life Skillsspace.PDFspace.PPTX
    This 10 minute module shows how youth learn life skills in a 4-H livestock project by focusing on decision making, goal setting, time management, leadership, and responsibility and commitment that can lead youth to college and successful careers. Presented by Janet Schmidt, WSU Whitman County, Extension County Director and 4-H Youth Educator.
  • Youth Livestock Health Recordspace.PDFspace.PPTX
    This is a 15 minute module that teaches volunteers and youth the value and procedures for completed the 4-H Animal Health Record and the need to document COOL and residue compliance. Presented by Sarah Smith, WSU Grant-Adams County Extension Animal Scientist.


Educational Resources, Washington State


Educational Resources, Other States



WSU Extension 4-H Youth Development Program

Important information about Malignant Catarrhal Fever



Livestock Judges List
PDF file

This is a list of Y2004 PNW Livestock Judges School participants. These people are qualified to judge.  They may or may not be interested in actively judging at county fairs.
If your name is on the livestock judges list and you would like it removed, please contact us.


Learning About Judging
by Katrina Walker
State 4-H Fair Livestock Judging Superintendent

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