Margo Castro | 7/21/2016 1:24:55 PM
4-H University was held June 21-24, 2016. More than 1,500 students participated, which was held over three days on the LSU campus. The students participated in 43 contests, 12 Clover College educational tracks or other educational programs.
Contests represented areas such as agricultural product demonstration, computer simulation, insect identification and wildlife habitat judging.
Assumption parish was represented very well. The following is a list of 4-H’ers and their contest:
Agricultural Demonstration – Kelsey Gros & Jacelynn LeBlanc
ATV-Lizzye LeBlanc Blue Ribbon & Taylor Martin State Winner
Child Development – Micah Daggs Blue Ribbon
Consumer Food Judging – Hope Bourg, Hailey Domingue, Quinn Richard, & Haley Sullivan
Family & Consumer Science Demonstration – Grace Naquin & Kate Thibodeaux Blue Ribbon
Outdoor Skills – Jonathon Burns & Grant Dupaty
Poultry Judging – Wesley Adolph State Winner Individual, Madelyn Fernandez, Shawna Parker, & Ben Woods State Winner Team
Ms. Margo Castro, Assumption 4-H Agent, would like to thank everyone who helped in making 4-H University such a big success for Assumption Parish. If you are interested or have any questions about 4-H give Ms. Margo a call at 985-369-6386.
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture