The 4-H Animal Science Program offers Tennessee youth valuable educational opportunities through raising, exhibiting, and judging livestock and horses. 4-H Animal Science participants are challenged with real-life issues as they learn responsibility through raising, showing, and judging horses and livestock. Species included in the 4-H Livestock and Horse programs include Beef, Dairy, Goat, Horse, Poultry, Sheep, and Swine.
Create a project plan and record your project successes.
State 4-H Sheep Conference
A family conference designed for those who want to learn about the 4-H Sheep project. This two-day event held at Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville provides hands-on learning experiences, as well as opportunities to meet and make new sheep friends from across the state.
Follow the links below to find some great online resources for your project. Surf around and see what you can learn!
- Breeds of sheep
- Sheep information from the 4-H program in California
- Livestock e-quiz (University of Illinois Extension)