Beef, Goats, Lamb and Swine

In this project you will learn everything from a cow's diet to its body structure. Learn how to care for and raise a steer.

Project Leader: Ernie Klein & Katrina Hull
email contact: ecklein@pacbell.net

Age Limit: Must have raised a small animal. High school age recommended for raising a steer.

Meeting time: Monthly/bi-monthly at Crystal Springs farm (TBD by project leader)

When you think of livestock, you think of farms, milking cows and getting up at dawn. But in 4-H we take care of large animals while we live in the suburbs! Learn everything about animal’s diet to its body structure. Learn how to care for and raise a steer, lamb, goat or swine. Cost will vary depending on where you purchase your animal and feed from.