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Midway District

Midway Extension District #15

Ellsworth Office:
210 N. Kansas
Suite #1, Courthouse
Ellsworth, KS 67439

Russell Office:
309 S. Fossil
Russell, KS 67665

Hours: Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
(Closed for lunch 12-1)

Youth Livestock


The 4-H Youth Livestock program is designed for those youth with interest in livestock and livestock events. It is the largest animal science project area enabling youth to develop their interest in beef cattle, sheep, swine and meat goats in their 4-H projects.

The 4-H Youth Livestock program is educational, activity-oriented, and fun for those who become involved. The 4-H youth learn about selection, care, and feeding of livestock along with animal health and the importance of good record keeping all of which focus on life skills development.

The 4-H Youth Livestock program includes programs for those youth who own/have access to livestock and those who do not, but still want to learn about the science of livestock selection, care, and management. This program offers competitions such as livestock judging contests as well as livestock shows at the county, district, and state levels.

2019 Youth Livestock Nomination Information

Additional information and examples for filling out forms available at http://www.asi.k-state.edu/research-and-extension/youth-programs/nominated-livestock/





Clinton Laflin

Livestock Production Agent
309 S Fossil 
Russell, KS 67665




Registration for YQCA is located at: https://yqca.learngrow.io/Account/Login

You MUST use your 4-H Online sign-in for the Extension Office to access your records.

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