1. We are looking for great camp counselors. Shooting Sports experience is not required!

    Jan. 05, 2018

    Junior Shooting Sports Camp is June 28-July 1st (campers arrive on the 29th) at Canter’s Cave. Youth must be at least 14 years old as of January 1, 2018. Youth must complete all required training. If a youth is not a counselor in your county but interested, we do have a training opportunity April 20-22nd at the adult instructor workshop. We have also had some youth who were not available for county camps complete training in the county at the discretion of the 4-H professional (great option for those who live further away!).
  2. Shop 4H To Support the Ohio 4H Program

    Dec. 14, 2017

    Planning to make a purchase at the National 4-H Council Shop?  Follow this link and 5% of what you spend will return to Ohio, and help us make the best, better!

  3. Quality Assurance Must be Completed 45 Prior to Opening Day of Fair

    Dec. 12, 2017

    The Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) Advisory Committee on Livestock Exhibitions has recommended and voted on the following rule change for 2018.  It will go into effect in late January 2018 after going through the proper procedures for changes to the Ohio Revised Code.
    §   Junior fair exhibitors ages 8 to 11 shall annually participate in a face-to-face education session that is taught by an authorized instructor.
    §   Junior fair exhibitors ages 12 to 19 shall either annually complete an educational session or successfully complete the test-out option.

  4. 4H and Joann Rewards Program

    Dec. 12, 2017

    JOANN Fabrics has partnered with the National 4-H Council to bring more hands-on 4-H programs to youth. Current members, parents and volunteers can sign-up for the JOANN 4-H Rewards Card and receive 15% off total in-store and online purchases. JOANN will give a minimum of 2.5% of every eligible transaction to support 4-H programs. Find the details at

  5. No More Free Plastic Scrapie Tags

    Dec. 12, 2017

    No More Free Scrapie Tags by Susan Schoenian, University of Maryland Extension, Sheep and Goat Specialist  
  6. Youth Board is Reorganizing for 2018

    Nov. 14, 2017

    The Gallia County Junior Fair Board is organizing for the 2018 year. If you are interested in becoming a member of the Youth Board, please fill out the complete application and return it to the Extension Office by November 27, 2017. Interviews will be held on Wednesday November 29th and Thursday November 30th at the OSU Extension Office.
  7. 2018 Gallia County Junior Fair Steer Weigh In

    Nov. 09, 2017

    Save the Date: Gallia County Steer Tag-In and Weight In is set for December 7th, 2017 at the fairgrounds 4-7pm.

    If you plan to show a steer at the 2018 Gallia County Jr. Fair, please plan to attend.

    2018 Gallia County Junior Fair Market Steer Registration Form

  8. 2018 4H Camp Dates

    Nov. 02, 2017

    Teen Winter Retreat …February 3-4 $TBD

    Counselor's College …March 24-25 $55

    Spring Fling… April 27-28 $TBD

    Camp Open House…May 6th, 12-4pm

    Vinton County Camp…May 31-June 2 $TBD

    STEM Camp…June 4-6 $TBD

    Beginner Camp 1-Adams, Highland, Lawrence, Meigs & Brown…June 7-10 $147/$157

    Junior High Camp 1-Adams, Highland, Lawrence, Meigs & Brown…June 11-14 $147/$157

    Cloverbud Overnight…June 16-17 $TBD

    Beginner Camp 2-Gallia, Jackson, Scioto & Pike…June 18-21 $147/$157

  9. Gallia County Teen Leader 2018 Opportunities

    Oct. 31, 2017

    Gallia County Teen Leaders - The 2018 Gallia County Teen Leaders will be accepting New Members until November 17, 2017.

  10. 2017 Gallia County Junior Fair Judging Results

    Aug. 07, 2017

    2017 General Project Judging Results  Also See OSU Extension - Gallia County on FACEBOOK

    General Project Results Judged July 18, 2017