Those planning to apply for the 4-H Opportunity Scholarship should log into this training. Resources and scholarship training login information (click on link at the top of page) can be found on the Texas 4-H website at http://texas4-h.tamu.edu/scholarships#opportunity. Pecans, peanuts ready
Pecan and peanuts for the 4-H fundraiser have arrived and are ready to sell.
Fair entries taken
It’s time to register online for the 2013 Goliad County Fair.
Log on to https://goliad.fairmanager.com. Instructions are listed on the opening page. Call the Goliad County Extension Office for more information.
The following workdays have been scheduled for the Goliad County Fair Association: Jan. 26, Feb. 2 and 23, and March 2 and 9.
Visit http://goliad.agrilife.org for 2013 Goliad County Fair Rules and entry information.
Livestock judges needed
Those interested in judging livestock can call 361-564-8184 to get more information.
Photo contest this month
The next category for the monthly photo contest will be “Food.” This category is a still-life photo aimed at producing attractive photos of food for use in such items as advertisements, packaging, menus, cookbooks, etc.
Examples include cakes/pies, fruits, Easter eggs, place settings, Thanksgiving dinner, ingredients, etc. (no alcoholic beverages). The 8x10 photos must have been taken within the last two months. Submit photos to the Extension Office by 5 p.m. Monday, Dec. 10.
Rifle Project to start
Those interested in the Rifle Project can contact Nicole Friedrichs at 645-4865.
There will be a mandatory safety meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 18 at the Julie Wimberly Memorial Homemaking Building.
Dec. 6 – Centra scholarship training, 7 to 9 p.m.
Dec. 15 – GCFA online entry deadline
Dec. 17 – County Council, 7 p.m, JWMHB
Dec. 18 – Rifle Project safety meeting, JWMHB, 7 p.m.
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