UGA Extension – Franklin County

Franklin County 4-H’ers Compete at State Livestock Judging Contest

Written by:  Raleigh Dawson, Franklin County 4-H Agent The Georgia 4-H State Livestock Judging contest was held last Saturday, March 23rd, at the University of Georgia Livestock Arena in Athens. Competitors from all over the state gathered to judge classes of cattle, hogs, sheep, and goats. In a livestock judging…
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Franklin County 4-H’ers excel during Cloverleaf Project Achievement

Written by: Raleigh Dawson, Franklin County 4-H Agent Cloverleaf Project Achievement was held last Saturday, March 23rd, in Jackson County. There were 319 competitors who gathered to share their research based presentations to a panel of expert judges. Cloverleaf Project Achievement empowers 4th-6th graders with communication, confidence, research, and presentation…
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Happy Home Flavoring Fundraiser

Franklin County 4-H is now selling Happy Home Flavorings at the Extension Office.  Cost is $4.oo per bottle and proceeds benefit Franklin County 4-H.Happy Home Flavoring Flyer
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Franklin County 4-H’ers Score Well in State Livestock Judging Contest

Franklin County’s Junior 4-H livestock judging team came away with 2nd place honors. In the 2016 State Livestock Judging Contest. Merrit Eavenson was ranked 5th high individual in the contest, with Lex Turner and Lydia Rolison tying for 1st in the sheep and goats category. Members of the local teams…
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4-H State Archery Match

4-H ARCHERS COMPETE IN STATE CONTEST Franklin County 4-H’ers took aim at the Georgia 4-H indoor archery match held February 27, 2016 at the Georgia National Fair Grounds and Agriculture Center in Perry, Georgia. To complete the contest, each archer shot three arrows each round for a total of 3…
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