4-H Youth Development Program
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4-H Youth Development Program

Livestock Quiz Bowl

2017 California State Livestock Quiz Bowl

at the Grand National Livestock Exposition, Horse Show and Rodeo

Cow Palace, 2600 Geneva Ave, Daly City, CA 94014

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Livestock Quiz Bowl logo

 

LIVESTOCK QUIZ BOWL 2017 RESULTS

Congratulations to the following teams and individuals in this year's Quiz Bowl:

Teams:

1st place - Yolo County 4-H (eligible to compete at Western National Roundup)

2nd place - Minarets FFA (eligible to compete at Western National Roundup)

3rd place - Santa Cruz County 4-H

4th place - Placer County 4-H

Individuals:

1st place - Georgia Eastham (Yolo County)

2nd place - Kate Wright (Placer County)

3rd place - Steven Katawicz (Santa Cruz County)

4th place - Haley Azevedo (Santa Cruz County)

5th place - Justice Borchard (Yolo County)

The California State 4-H Office will be hosting the 2017 California State Livestock Quiz Bowl as part of the Grand National Livestock Exposition, Horse Show and Rodeo on October 14, 2017. This contest is open to teams from both FFA and 4-H.
 
The top 4-H team and the top FFA team at this contest will be eligible to compete at a national competition - the Western National Round Up in Denver, Colorado in January 2018.  
 

About the Livestock Quiz Bowl

Teams of 4-5 youth ages 14-19 compete in this buzz-in style quiz contest. Test your knowledge in swine, sheep, beef, goat, poultry, rabbit, dairy and small animal production, and current events in the livestock industries. 

This contest is designed to stimulate learning in a variety of livestock topics and qualifies a team to compete at the National Level in Denver, CO.

For more information

See the contest rules and eligibility requirements below. For other questions, please contact:

Nikki Wilson, Contest Superintendent
(760) 403-0863
wilsonfarms84@gmail.com 

DeAnn Tenhunfeld, 4-H CES 2 - Animal Science Education                            

(530)750-1340
dtenhunfeld@ucanr.edu

 

Registration

All entries must be submitted online (no paper entries will be accepted) by October 12.

Online Registration Form 

If you are unable to register online, please contact DeAnn Tenhunfeld, 530-750-1340, to register over the phone. Extended Entry Deadline - Thursday, October 12th, 5 pm.

Entry Fee: $10.00 per team member

Team Entry Forms

The Team Entry Form must be filled out by the coach/leader to declare a team. The signed form must be submitted to the State 4-H office by Oct 12.

Team Entry Form

Participant's Agreement

A signed Participant’s Agreement must be submitted for each team member by Oct 12 to the address below:

DeAnn Tenhunfeld 
State 4-H Office 
2801 2nd Street 
Davis, California 95618 

 

Sponsorships

Become a sponsor of the Livestock Quiz Bowl to support 4-H and FFA youth! 

Sponsorship flyer and form (PDF)

Sponsorship Levels

Event Sponsor - $1,000

  • Banner displayed during the contest
  • Donor announcement throughout the day of the contest
  • Recognition on State 4-H website and printed material

Champion Buckle Sponsor - $150

Supports the purchase of one custom design engraved buckle for a member of the winning team.

  • Poster displayed during the contest
  • Donor announcement throughout the day of the contest
  • Recognition on state 4-H website and printed material

Team and Individual Award Sponsor - $100

Supports the purchase of rosettes for the top 5 individuals and top 5 teams.

  • Donor announcement throughout the day of the contest
  • Recognition on State 4-H website and printed material

Submit form and payment

California 4-H Foundation
Attn: Livestock Quiz Bowl Sponsorship
UC Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
2801 Second Street
Davis, Ca 95618

Sponsorship flyer and form (PDF)

Additional Contest Information

Parking

Parking passes are available for purchase upon arrival to the event. Parking passes can be purchased through the Grand National Livestock Exposition, Horse Show and Rodeo. 

Rodeo Tickets

Exhibitors have the option of purchasing discounted rodeo tickets. Rodeo tickets can be purchased through the Grand National Livestock Exposition, Horse Show and Rodeo upon arrival to the event.

Eligibility

1. A team consist of four (4) or five (5) members; all team members must be either 4-H or FFA members. One team member will be designated as alternate if five (5) are entered. Teams may be selected by any procedure, which the club/chapter deems appropriate.

2. Contestant must already have passed his or her 14th birthday, and may not have reached his or her 19th birthday, as of January 1 of the current year.

3. All contestants must be members in good standing of 4-H or FFA in their county.

4. Contestants may not have participated in post-secondary coursework in the subject area of this competition, nor has he or she participated in training for post-secondary competition in the subject area of this competition. Violation of this will result in forfeiture of any awards or recognition, which has been won in this Competitive Event.

5. An individual may enter a National 4-H competitive event in a specific program area only once. Participating members of a team entry are ineligible to enter the same event again as a part of another team. Any individual who has participated in a National 4-H or FFA competitive event in a specific program area may not enter the same event at the state level.

Flyer

Printable Flyer (English): 2017 livestock quizbowl

Printable Flyer (Español) spanish livestock flier

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