Turkey Orders – Houston, San Antonio, Rodeo Austin

Galveston County Extension Office 4102-B Main Street, La Marque, TX

For Galveston County 4-H exhibitors showing turkeys at the 2023 Houston, San Antonio, and Rodeo Austin shows Submitted completed Order Form form with payment by deadline. This is NOT for participation in the Galveston County Fair.

4-H Awards Banquet

Wayne Johnson Community Center 4102-A Main St (Carbide Park), La Marque, TX

Saturday, August 13, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Wayne Johnson Building (the building behind the Extension Office) 4102 Main St, La Marque, TX 77568   The 2022 4-H Awards Celebration will be a 'Sunday Best' attire event focused on spending time with 4-H family and friends! We will recognize our 4-H’ers for their successes in competitive and noncompetitive events as well as the Gold Star, I Dare U, Silver Star, and Bronze awards. We will also recognize our clubs, parents and leaders for their accomplishments throughout the year... Read More →

GROWING UPWARDS: VERTICAL GARDENING

Galveston County Extension Office 4102-B Main Street, La Marque, TX

Galveston County Master Gardener Kevin Lancon will explore benefits of vertical gardening. Kevin will discuss different structures and systems just right for limited space, veggie varieties that climb to the top of the list, and best approach for getting started. This program will be presented at the Discovery Garden in Carbide Park.  Registration is required. If special program accommodations by participants are needed, please contact the Extension Office no later than five days before the program.

4-H Major Show Entry Deadline – State Fair of TX and Heart O’ TX

Galveston County Extension Office 4102-B Main Street, La Marque, TX

This applies to 4-H’ers entering State Fair and/or Heart of TX: Team and Individual contests Livestock & Poultry Projects By deadline 1. Complete entry forms Available on our website OR printed copies available at Office. State Fair of TX exhibitors, you must ALSO login to the SFT online system and electronically sign Indemnity/W-9, and, submit livestock entry online. 2. Pass Quality Counts Verification Test (livestock/calf scramble entries only, doesn't apply to judging teams) Youth who previously passed test DO NOT have to retake test EXCEPT for those that ... Read More →

Tag Orders – Major Show Lamb & Goat

Market Lamb & Market Goats For exhibitors showing market lambs and/or market goats at major spring shows, including Ft. Worth, San Antonio, San Angelo, Houston, & Rodeo Austin Registered Breeding Sheep, Wether/Commercial Dams/Wether Does For exhibitors showing breeding sheep and/or goat at major spring shows, check individual show rules for more info on if your animal needs to be validated. Previously major show validated breeding animals (registered, wether/commercial) do NOT need to be validated UNLESS ownership has changed. All tag orders will be made by purchasing "tickets" by... Read More →