Got milk or ever wonder about the power of cheese? Spend a little time with the animal that creates all this goodness. The 4-H Dairy project is for members who want to learn more about dairy animals and who may want to care for and raise one or more female dairy animals. Members usually start with a heifer calf or yearling heifer. Older members may start with a producing cow. This project also provides you an opportunity to start with a calf and raise it to a producing cow.
This project is for member’s ages 8-18 years old. This project is designed for those members who want to learn more about the dairy industry. Members usually start with a heifer calf or yearling heifer. Members will accomplish the following learning experiences:
For specific information about the project and e-record books, please click http://www.colorado4h.org/project_resources/livestock-projects/dairy/dairy_projects.php