Dressage tests changed as of 12/1/2018 and will be valid through 11/30/2022. For state eligibility, use Training Level and First Level tests. Remember, if you have a rider who is riding at a higher level, we may be able to accommodate them at state fair, depending on who the judge is. Also remember, these test are copyrighted and should be used only as outlined on the USDF website.
If you are a 4-H club leader, please fill out this form every year to report your 4-H club finances. Work together with your local 4-H Extension office for accurate Annual Financial form deadlines and submissions.
This resource contains important guidelines for using the 4-H name and emblem. If you want to become an authorized user of the 4-H name and emblem for your 4-H club, please review this resource for application criteria and information.
Most recent listing of 4-H Animal Science Judges. If you would like to be on this list and do not find your name, please contact Candi at email@example.com Horse is current, all other species are works in process. In addition, soon up to date criteria for getting on various lists will be added to this link.
An educational display is a visual presentation of information and should be able to convey information without a 4-H member present. This resource contains information on how to achieve a good display that will catch the viewer’s attention, arouse interest, stimulate thought, and motivate the viewer to learn more about the subject.
Katy Zollner was an active 4-H member in Deschutes and Douglas counties as well as an Oregon State University student. This memorial scholarship was established to honor her extraordinary career in 4-H and love of Oregon 4-H Know Your Government Program by helping youth learn and recognize their ability to impact public decision making.
Donations to Oregon 4-H Youth Development Programs are made through the Oregon 4-H Foundation, a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation with a mission to raise funds to support the Oregon 4-H Youth Development Program.
The Oregon 4-H Procedure Manual is designed to clarify standards and best practices for the effective implementation of the Oregon 4-H program. The following procedures are in effect for all persons associated with the Oregon State University 4-H Youth Development program. A county may have additional procedures so long as those reflect inclusivity, sound practice, and legal obligation and do not contradict this Manual.
This is an awesome opportunity to show off your best stuff. Any project area can participate, simply pick your best and show it off. You can use a variety of media to do that, including video, slide show, photo, etc. Don't miss out, we look forward to showing off cool stuff from every county in our state; 4-H remains strong and youth continue to complete their projects and successfully meet their goals, no matter the challenge. Join us!
Showmanship a NEW Way! We (myself and another judge or two) will be evaluating you through an interview of you and your animal. In order to participate, you will need a device that can connect to ZOOM and travel with you to your animal.
Visual aids can help you engage your audience but there are a few important points to keep in mind. Please read this resource to help you choose a visual aid that will work best with your presentation.
This is an event to test your ranch horse savvy in lieu of this year’s Ranch Horse Invitational. We need to not travel between counties right now and focus on keeping member, volunteers, staff and their families safe. But we have to keep this Ranch Horse Experience rolling. Videos could be at home, helping on a working ranch, or at your county fair AND testing your knowledge is always a good way to focus on some targeted learning. Join us...
Spring Classic this year is a virtual experience. These participants took the challenge of new technology and a new way of doing things to great success. Congratulations to all, goal met, much success, a job well done!
There are several advisory committees that help guide the various programs within 4-H. Each committee is different in terms of number on the committee, how often they meet, and how long the term of service is.
Congratulations to all Ranch Horse Invitational participants. It was a long day, congratulations on enduring all 6 events. Improvements continue to be made and contestants also are making great strides in keeping Ranch Horse skills alive. Congratulations to all - Results attached.
The Oregon State University Extension 4-H Youth Development Program is dedicated to the safety and well-being of all participants. This resource provides guidelines of best practices for guiding and mentoring 4-H youth.
The 4-H Youth Development Program is the youth program from the land grant universities' cooperative extension services and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. This resource contains great continuing education resources for 4-H volunteers.
Beginning October 1, 2019 we have switched to the USEF supported dressage tests of the WDAA. This link will take you to an Equipment Guide, as well as tests dated 2017, which are expected to last through 2021. These are new to us tests and these will be the tests we use and the organization we refer to for guidance, beginning immediately.
At the 4-H Center we are always striving to do “more with less”. Many tools and devices are needed to help our staff stretch our resources while still serving our kids and clients in the best way possible. Creating a place for kids to grow is always our goal. If you would like to help meet our 4-H Center goals and mission, a few things listed here will help.
It is both an honor and a responsibility to be a 4-H State Ambassador because you are a role model to other youth and representative of the Oregon 4-H Youth Development program. Please read this for more details on roles and responsibilities.