UCCE 4-H Program of Amador County
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UCCE 4-H Program of Amador County

4-H Diggings Newsletter

Check out what is happening with 4-H in Amador County!

Issue Articles  
July 2016 Diggings Newsletter

Inside this Issue:

Thanking Your Sponsors

Club Meetings

County Council

Fair Dates

Upcoming Events

4-H Tip of the Month

7/1/16 Download
(1,061KB PDF)
June 2016 Diggings Newsletter

Inside this Issue:

How I Became a Pig Breeder

Club Meetings

County Council

Fair Dates

Upcoming Events

County Council Constitution & Bylaws Update

Sectional & State Presentation Day Results

4-H Alumni

T-shirt Design Guidelines

Animal Science Symposium

Meritorious Service Award

Shooting Sports Info. Meeting

2nd Generation Dinner & Auction Flyer

4-H Tip of the Month

6/1/16 Download
(3,647KB PDF)
2016 May Diggings

Inside this Issue:

Knowing the Risks: 4-H & Fair

Club Meetings

County Council

Fair Dates

Upcoming Events

County Council Constitution & Bylaws Update

Higher Education Scholarships

Central Sierra Summer 4-H Camp 2016

Golden Clover Award

Meritorious Service Award

2nd Generation Dinner & Auction Flyer

4-H Tip of the Month

 

5/2/16 Download
(2,076KB PDF)
April Diggings 2016

Inside This Issue:

Rabbit Project Updates
Club Meetings
County Council
Fair Dates
Upcoming Events
You See Davis Day
4-H Higher Education Scholarships
2016 Animal Symposium
Central Sierra Summer 4-H Camp 2016
Fair Animal Feeding Seminar Flyer
Color Me Green Fun Run Flyer
Paper Clover Flyer
2nd Generation Dinner & Auction Flyer
Little Piggy BBQ Dinner
4-H Tip of the Month

4/19/16 Download
(2,269KB PDF)
February Diggings 2016

In this issue:

  • Creating a welcoming environment
  • Shenandoah Club Officers
  • Scholarships & Grants
  • 2016 Presentation Day Winners
  • Animal Sciences
  • Camping

and much more!

2/9/16 Download
(2,571KB PDF)
January Diggings 2016

In this issue:

Presentation Day

Club Tips

Upcoming Events

Calif State News

Supporting 4-H

4-H Tip of the Month

New 4-H Uniform

Fair Dates

2015 Record Book Winners

ARBA National Convention

Presentation Day Forms

1/14/16 Download
(3,204KB PDF)
May Diggings 2015

Inside This Issue:    

Associate Director Update

Club Meetings

Council Meetings

Fair Dates

Upcoming Events

County-Wide 4-H Dinner & Bingo

2nd Generation Dinner & Auction

4-H Tip of the Month

 

 

5/11/15 Download
(2,593KB PDF)
April Diggings 2015

Inside this issue:

• Shooting Sports Ambassador
• Club & Council Meetings and Fair Dates
• Upcoming Events
• Higher Education Scholarships
• S.E.T., Animal Science, & Citizenship Updates
• Volunteers & Parents
• 4-H Home Arts Day
• Swine Day
• County-Wide 4-H Dinner & Bingo
• 2nd Generation Dinner & Auction
• And Much More

4/10/15 Download
(3,493KB PDF)
March Diggings 2015

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • Dandelion Days 
  • Fair Dates 
  • Club Meetings 
  • Council Meetings 
  • 4-H Throwdown & Cooking Matters 
  • Upcoming Events 
  • You See Davis 
  • Higher Education Scholarships 
  • Stories from the Field 
  • S.E.T., Animal Science, and Citizenship Updates 
  • Volunteers & Parents Page
  • Presentation Day
  • 4-H Home Arts Expo
  • Shooting Sports Ambassador
3/11/15 Download
(4,090KB PDF)
December Diggings 2014

INSIDE THIS ISSUE

Presentation Day Workshop—1/8

Club Meetings

Club Council Meetings

Animal Science Symposium

Study Abroad

Upcoming Events

Amador County Record Book Competition

Stories from the Field

Volunteer Development: Project Planning

ORB Café—2/21

Raiders

Dairy Goat Field Day

First 5: Children’s Holiday Festival

4-H Tip of the Month

12/5/14 Download
(4,535KB PDF)
September Diggings 2014

Club Meetings

Events

 

9/27/14 Download
(1,683KB PDF)
May Diggings 2014

Inside this Issue:

Record Book Workshop—5/15

Porcine Epidemic

Upcoming Events

4-H Camp

Club Meetings

Club Council Meetings

State Fair Dates

Amador Fair Deadlines

Shooting Sports

Pistol Training

State Field Day

5/9/14 Download
(1,784KB PDF)
March/April Diggings 2014

Inside this Issue

Porcine Epidemic

Club Meetings

Record Book Workshop—5/15

State Fair Dates

Amador Fair Deadlines

Upcoming Events

4-H Camp

Activity Page

Shooting Sports

Pistol Training

Day of Science and Service

Small Animal Field Day

World Ag Expo

Presidential Address

4/14/14 Download
(4,384KB PDF)
February Diggings - 2014

In this issue of the Diggings:

  • Amador County Presentation Day
  • County-Wide Pollinator Project
  • Club Reports
  • Club Meetings
  • Amador County 4-H Tack Swap
  • Western Classic Dairy Show
  • Amador County Fair Update
  • Amador County 4-H Club Council Update
  • Home Arts Expo
  • 4-H Kids Activity Page – NEW!!!
  • Volunteer Development Day
  • Upcoming Events
  • Youth Summit
  • CA State 4-H Ambassadors
  • 4-H Uniform Contest
  • Clover Count – NEW!!! – Kids, count all the 4-H Clovers to win a prize!
2/11/14 Download
(3,308KB PDF)
January Diggings 2014

Happy New Year!

 

Inside this issue:

 

Amador Youth Poultry Show

County wide projects

Presentation Day

Sub Regional Presentation Day

4-H Camp

Amador Farm Day

1/7/14 Download
(1,887KB PDF)
September Diggings 2013

In this issue of the Diggings:

  • Concours d'Elegance
  • Enrollment deadline is FAST approaching
  • Goat Day
  • Associated Show Camp
  • Amador County Farm Day
  • 2014 State Field Day

Don't miss important dates.

9/9/13 Download
(4,842KB PDF)
June/July Diggings 2013

This issue of the Diggings:

  • Introduction to our two new All-Stars
  • Cal-Am Goat Showmanship
  • State Leadership Forum
  • 2nd Generation tickets on sale now!
  • Amador County 4-H By Laws-review
  • New Emerald Star papers-review
  • New All Star papers-review

Don't forget the new closing dates for entries in the Amador County Fair this year is June 28th!

6/7/13 Download
(6,422KB PDF)
May Diggings 2013

Another jam packed newsletter for your 4-H year

  • 2nd Generation Dinner tickets on sale now!
  • Jennifer's Corner
  • Record Book News
  • Calendar of upcoming events

Much more!

5/9/13 Download
(3,343KB PDF)
April Diggings 2013

Archery/Shooting Sports Safety Training April 12th 6 PM

Regional Presentation Day

April 11th @ 6 pm Amador County Fair Board will decide if mini members (8 and under will sell fryers and meat birds in 2014)

Jennifer's Corner

 

This and much more

4/9/13 Download
(2,758KB PDF)
March Diggings 2013

Lots of new information in this issue!

  • Home Expo
  • Rabbit show updates
  • Updated calendar of events
  • In it to win it goat show
  • and much, much more 
3/8/13 Download
(2,874KB PDF)
February Diggings 2013

In this exciting issue of the Diggings:

  • Amador County Presentation Winners!
  • Upcoming CAL-AM Goat seminar
  • Open Schooling shows
  • Leaders Forum
  • much much more!
2/10/13 Download
(1,210KB PDF)
January Diggings 2013

Happy New Year!

Make copies of the new Diggings for your 4-H members. Please "Like" us on Facebook for the most up to date information. 

https://www.facebook.com/AmadorCounty4H

Inside this edition you will find:

  • Presentation Day Training
  • 4-H State Horse Classic Planning Team
  • POSITIVE YOUTH DEVELOPMENT
  • GENERATIONAL DIVERSITY

and much, much more!

1/10/13 Download
(2,448KB PDF)
November/December Diggings 2012

We have combined the last 2 months of 2012 into one issue. Don't miss out!

  • Amador County Youth Poultry Show Entries due Monday Nov. 19th
  • Presentation Day information
  • Willow Springs wins at Cow Palace
  • Much more inside this issue

See you next year!

11/16/12 Download
(2,620KB PDF)
October 2012 Diggings

This issue:

State Fashion Revue

State Field Day

2012 Amador County Record Book Winners

much much more!

10/22/12 Download
(358KB PDF)
September 2012 Diggings

Don't miss out on all of the interesting goings on:

  1. Enrollment & Waiver
  2. Associated Feed Junior Livestock Camp
  3. 4-H Horse Day UC Davis
  4. 1st ever Farm Day in Amador

and many more things

9/10/12 Download
(2,053KB PDF)
August 2012 Diggings

We go over:

  • Introduction from Jennifer Goerlitz
  • fee waivers
  • enrollment
  • Record books
  • Concord d'elegance
  • Photo links for pen set up & Fair

Start your new 4-H year off right

8/13/12 Download
(2,724KB PDF)
May 2012 Diggings
  • 2nd Generation Dinner info
  • Horse Judge Training
  • Jlac News
  • Instructions for Showorks (online fair site)
    AND MUCH MORE! 
5/14/12 Download
(1,268KB PDF)
April 2012 Diggings

In this issue:

job opening
River Cat's AG day
Meat Bird Seminar

and much much more!

 

4/7/12 Download
(2,047KB PDF)
March 2012 Diggings

Lot's of info in this months Diggings.

Here is just a few upcoming 4-H Dates:

  •  Feed Barn Chicken Seminar 3/28 5 pm
  • Rancher’s Outlet Feed Seminar 4/4 6 pm
  • 4-H Home Arts Expo 4/21 10 am
  • Kennedy Mind history Days 5/17 9 am
3/6/12 Download
(5,727KB PDF)
February 2012 Diggings

Look for Fair Premium Book changes, Fair Fundraiser Fair Aide, Presentation Day results, Goat Day at UC Davis and much more!

2/7/12 Download
(1,986KB PDF)
Jan 2012 The Diggings

Presentation Day Training Jan. 14th 3-5
Record Book Training Feb 4th 3-5
Sub Regionals  Feb 4th 8-12
Rabbit, Cavy & Poultry Field Day Feb 11th
4-H Extravaganza Feb 11th 6-8
Goats 4 Sale
Goat Day UC Davis Jan 21st
And much more

1/10/12 Download
(3,213KB PDF)
November/December Diggings 2011

Online enrollment instructions, Presentation Day, Amador Youth Poultry Show, 4-H Extravaganza, Record Books, State Fashion Revue, Rancher's Outlet new hours, and much more!

11/5/11 Download
(1,788KB PDF)
August 2011 The Diggings

Record Books are due, New online enrollment, Concours d'elegance, Schooling Show Fundraiser

8/30/11 Download
(2,481KB PDF)
June/July Diggings 2011 Fair work days, 2nd Generation Dinner, Battle of the Bands flyer, Whites Exchange, AC 4-H Website forms and info 6/13/11 Download
(PDF)
May 2011 The Diggings New fair info, dates to remember, Ethics info, Home Arts Expo results, Fair fundraiser Riding Schooling show, community service needed at fairgrounds, 4-H to host Buyer's Brunch 4/2/08 Download
(PDF)
April 2011 The Diggings Quality Assurance Training, Fair Sponsorship, 2nd Generation Dinner, Calif History 3/12/08 Download
(PDF)
March 2011 The Diggings 4-H Home Expo, Rabbit & Cavie Field Day, 4-H Awards & Pins and what they look like, 4-H 2011 Horse Classic, Amador County Fair Premium Book updates 3/4/11 Download
(PDF)
February 2011 The Diggings Presentation Day & Sub Regional Day results, Shooting Sports contests, All Star applications, Field Day info and much more! 2/15/08 Download
(PDF)
January 2011 The Diggings We have a ton of new information in this issue:Sub-regional enrollment forms, Presentation Day, Fiddletown Fundraiser & Youth Poultry Show plus updated calendar 1/6/11 Download
(PDF)
November/December 2010 The Diggings Presentation Day, Fiddletown Club Fundraiser, California & Washington Focus, Attitude is everything, 4-H Winter Extravaganza 11/10/10 Download
(PDF)
October 2010 The Diggings Check out the results from our County Record Book Competition and info on Achievement Night 10/11/10 Download
(PDF)
September The Diggings 2010 Sheep Field Day, Club Updates, and much more! 9/10/10 Download
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August 2010 The Diggings Don't forget to turn in your record books so your 4-H year counts. If you did the work you might as well get rewarded for it! Look for registrations for the Concours d`elegance & Possibility Speaking Project. Check out what is happening with 4-H for the year on page 5 8/13/10 Download
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June 2010 The Diggings Newest info for Amador County! Look to the back pages for Fair Schedules 6/11/10 Download
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May 2010 The Diggings Fair Forms and information. Home Expo winners and much more! 5/12/10 Download
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April 2010 The Diggings Chuck full of info about upcoming feed seminars, Cal Am Spectacular Show, Kennedy Mine Pioneer Days, Amador County Fair has some important information on page 5. Don't forget to print The Diggings out for your community club meeting to share wit those that do not have internet access. 4/10/10 Download
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March 2010 The Diggings Support fellow 4-Her's adopt ducks! 3/29/10 Download
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February 2010 The 4-H Diggings Check it out! Lot's of new info with 3 entry forms enclosed. 2/27/10 Download
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