Anderson County Events & Information
4-H Beef Carcass Meeting
The committee for the Beef Born and Bred Carcass Contest would like to invite all 4-H and FFA members enrolled in the beef project in 2018 (including market steers, bucket calves and breeding heifers) to the Beef Carcass meeting on August 26 at 6:00 p.m. at the Anderson County Community Building at the fair grounds. This will be an educational evening where attendees will learn about the beef carcass, characteristics, evaluation, retail cuts and quality concerns, and how to feed your calf to get a more desirable carcass. A meal will be served. The winners of the 2018 Anderson County Beef Born and Bred Carcass Contest will be announced, but you must be present to receive the prize money. RSVP by calling the Anderson County Extension Office at 785-448-6826 or e-mail Ryan Schaub at email@example.com.
Anderson County Cloverbud Meetings
The Anderson County Cloverbud group meets the third Wednesday of each month at the Extension office in Garnett at 6:00 p.m. Gaylene Comfort and Gayla Corley are the Cloverbud leaders. You may direct questions to Galene at 785-448-8447 or firstname.lastname@example.org or to Gayla at 785-448-0301 or email@example.com.
To be eligible to participate in Cloverbuds, a child must have celebrated his/her fifth or sixth birthday before January 1, 2018. Cloverbud members must also be enrolled in the 4-H Online Enrollment System. You can find this information on the District’s 4-H website under “Join”. Parents should review the Cloverbuds policies (especially information regarding livestock and pets). Policy information is also available in the Extension office.
* Anderson County 4-H Event Scholarship
Jeanette Arnett Activity Scholarship
OR Anderson County 4-H Council Out of County Scholarship
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2018 Anderson County Fairs
- Anderson County (Garnett) - July 30 - August 4, 2018
- Theme "Picture Perfect Memories"
- Kincaid - September 27 - 29
Previous Years Fairs
Anderson County Fair - July 24 - 29, 2017
Kincaid Fair - September 28 - 30, 2017