Owner's Manual
General Resources
Still Project Resources
Livestock Project Resources
Older Youth Opportunities
Public Speaking Contest Resources

Owner's Manual

2020 Owner's Manual


  • Introduction to 4-H & Cloverbuds
  • General Rules
  • Still Project Judging Information
  • Livestock Skillathon Information
  • Livestock Requirements, Quality Assurance, Horse Education Programs
  • 4-H Youth Opportunities
  • 4-H Calendar

General Resources

4-H Career Record Book - A good tool to help you track what you've accomplished in 4-H!

Winning 4-H Plan Request Form - Request accommodations for youth with special needs enrolled in 4-H projects. Due by April 15.

Ohio 4-H Website

Shop 4-H

Still Project Resources

Preparing 4-H Youth for Still Project Judging

Clothing Project Judging Sheet
Companion Animals Project Judging Sheet
Creative Writing Project Judging Sheet
Food and Nutrition Project Judging Sheet
General Project Judging Sheet
PetPALS Score Sheets (Year 1 and Year 2 & Beyond)
Woodworking Project Judging Sheet

Livestock Project Resources

Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA) Online Course Instructions - For 2020 ONLY, Youth ages 8-18 can complete YQCA for Quality Assurance certification.

Muskingum County Quality Assurance and Horse Registration Zoom Registration

2020 Quality Assurance Test Study Guide

Veterinary Feed Directive Fact Sheet


Skillathon Score Sheet Sample

FFA Record Book Download Instructions

Downloadable Study Kits

The downloadable study kits are available to 4-H members in Muskingum County. A link will be sent via e-mail by June 1 each year.

Goat Resources

Harness Goat Project Supplement
Pack Goat Project Supplement

Horse Resources

2019 Letter - Organizational Club Volunteers with Horse Project Participants
2019 Letter - Horse Project Participants

174 Beginning Horse Management Record Pages - Can be used if member is taking project multiple years and has filled out pages in the book. Current year records are required for Skillathon. 

PAS Show Information

         2019 PAS Show Information

If you are a youth from another county planning to participate in the Muskingum County PAS Show, please submit the following information documents and $10.00 per class (payable to Muskingum County 4-H Saddle Horse Committee) by June 19, 2019:
Out of County PAS Form
Horse ID Form
Photo of horse attached to Horse ID Form

Poultry Resources

Ohio 4-H Poultry Printable Resource
Ohio 4-H Poultry Articles
Deciding What 4-H Poultry Project to Take

Sheep Resources

Sheep Meat/Wool Type

Older Youth Opportunities

4-H CARTEENS New Volunteer Application - Accepted year-round

2020 Camp Counselor Application - Due by 4:30 p.m. on November 15

2020 Junior Fair Board Application - Due by 4:30 p.m. on November 15

2020 Junior Leaders Enrollment Form - Due January 1

2020 Muskingum County Achievement Form - Due by 4:30 p.m. on November 15 

2020 Trip Dates

Citizenship Washington Focus (June 14-20)

Leadership Washington Focus (July 27-31) 

State 4-H Leadership Camp (June 1-5, 2020) 

Ohio 4-H Sea Camp (July 11-15) 

Complete the Achievement Form to apply for Citizenship Washington Focus, Leadership Washington Focus, State 4-H Leadership Camp, County 4-H Ambassador, County Medals and State Achievement Award Nomination. Those selected to represent Muskingum County in the State Achievement Awards Selection will have an opportunity to complete the state form before it is submitted for State Competition. State Achievement Award recipients win a trip to National 4-H Congress, one of the nation's premier youth development events!


Livestock Sale Committee Scholarship - Due April 30 - Open to 2019 and 2020 high school seniors.
Muskingum County 4-H Scholarship - Due January 31
Ohio 4-H Scholarships - Due February 15

Ohio 4-H Conference

Ohio 4-H Conference

Public Speaking Contest Resources

General Resources

Tools for Public Speaking - Member Guide
Tools for Public Speaking - Volunteer Guide

Demonstrations & Illustrated Talks Resources

2020 Contest Details
Creating Winning Demonstrations
Demonstrations for 4-H Members
Judging Sheet

Health & Safety Speaking Resources

2020 Contest Details
Creating Health & Safety Talks
Health & Safety Speaking Contest Tips
Skit Judging Sheet
Speech Judging Sheet