Category Archives: Agriculture & Natural Resources

and Storyboard Contests (03/29/21D10 Fashion Show ( 04/23/21) )

Please see letters attached for 4-H Fashion Show Buying & Construction and Natural Fibers and 4-H Storyboard.  They can be downloaded below: Fashion Show Buying & Construction and Natural Fibers Letter – Contest Date 04/23/21 4-H Storyboard Letter – Contest Date 03/29/21 Two important things to remember for these contests: We will allow construction and buying items to be entered this year that were made/bought last year (2019-2020) since we did not have a contest in 2020. Storyboard is no longer a qualifying contest. (The state contest is… Read More →

South Texas Select Club Calf Sale – 02/28/21

Registration OPEN! – Texas A&M AgriLife Summer Horsemanship School Program

Registration for the 49th Annual Summer Horsemanship School is now open!

Happy Holidays 2020!

We are incredibly thankful for all of our community members!  We hope you and your families have a fabulous holiday break with rest and relaxation, and we wish you a happy and prosperous new year!! Please note that our office will be closed in observation of the winter holidays on the following dates: Thursday, December 24th Friday, December 35th Friday, January 1st  

Department of Soil & Crop Sciences at Texas A&M University is awarding $16,000 scholarships to incoming freshmen and $8000 scholarships to transfer students

The Department of Soil & Crop Sciences at Texas A&M University is awarding $16,000 scholarships to incoming freshmen and $8000 scholarships to transfer students.  Please see the attached pdf for information about the scholarships and the application process.  The deadline for the application is January 1.  Please find the application at this link: http://soilcrop.tamu.edu/academics/undergraduate-programs/scholarships/   The Soil & Crop Sciences Department at Texas A&M University has great opportunities for students wanting to major in Plant & Environmental Soil Science and Turfgrass Science.  These majors are great options for students with a… Read More →

11/06/20 4-H Email Blast: General Information & Updates

INFORMATION IN THIS EMAIL BLAST (IN ORDER) Office Hours New Staff Members Contest Opportunities Fashion & Interior Design Project Interest Texas 4-H Foundation Scholarship Training Upcoming Trainings & Opportunities Other Opportunities Howdy and Happy Friday, Y’all! I wanted to pass on a few quick additions/updates to the general 4-H email blast from last week.  Please remember that you can see all of the upcoming workshops and opportunities on our calendar at https://bastrop.agrilife.org/calendar/. OFFICE HOURS: The CEO will be closed Wednesday, November 11, 2020, in observation of Veteran’s Day Normal… Read More →

Dove Country Classic Steer Prospect Show Saturday, November 21st

Below is information about an upcoming prospect show in Karnes County. The show will be held in the Karnes County Show Barn located on Highway 181 between Karnes City and Kenedy. The show will be giving $500 for overall Grand Champion and $250 for Reserve.  Breed and Division Champions will receive belt buckles in Ring B.  Over $4000 worth of prizes will be given overall.

10/30/20 4-H Livestock Email Blast

INFORMATION IN THIS EMAIL BLAST (IN ORDER) Current Livestock Show Entries (shows added this week) Current Calf Scramble Updates Other Opportunities Howdy and Happy Friday, Y’all! I wanted to pass on a few quick additions/updates to the livestock email blast from last week.  Please remember that all of our livestock and validation information is available on our website at https://bastrop.agrilife.org/livestock/.  Additionally, you can see all of the upcoming workshops and opportunities on our calendar at https://bastrop.agrilife.org/calendar/ or at https://www.judgingcard.com/Registration/Default.aspx.  With that, we’ll jump straight in: CURRENT LIVESTOCK SHOW… Read More →

10/23/20 4-H Email Blast: General Reminders, Club Officer Training, & Roundup Contest Information

Howdy & Happy Friday!!! I wanted to pass on a few quick additions/updates to the general 4-H email blast from last week.  Please remember that you can see all of the upcoming workshops and opportunities on our calendar at https://bastrop.agrilife.org/calendar/. AGENT SCHEDULES: We (Ashley, Hillary, and I) would like to let you know that our schedules are fuller than normal this year due to the nature of everything going on.  We are doing our best to return all calls and emails in a timely fashion, however, with all… Read More →

10/23/20 4-H Livestock Email Blast

Howdy and Happy Friday, Y’all!   I wanted to pass on a few quick additions/updates to the livestock email blast from last week.  Please remember that all of our livestock and validation information is available on our website at https://bastrop.agrilife.org/livestock/.  Additionally, you can see all of the upcoming workshops and opportunities on our calendar at https://bastrop.agrilife.org/calendar/ or at https://www.judgingcard.com/Registration/Default.aspx.  With that, we’ll jump straight in:   LIVESTOCK SHOW ENTRY UPDATES: San Antonio Entries Available – DUE to the CEO by 12:00 Noon on Thursday, November 5th Website: https://www.sarodeo.com/livestock/category/livestock-exhibitor-information… Read More →