4-H offers members training for care of show animals


OGLESBY - University of Illinois Extension invites 4-H members to participate in the upcoming YQCA (Youth for the Quality Care of Animals) Training. This training is for all 4-H community club members who plan to show their beef cattle, dairy cattle, swine, goats and/or sheep at their local 4-H fair/show.

The in-person training will take place from 10-11 a.m. on Saturday, June 12 at IVCC’s Dr. Mary Margaret Weeg Cultural Center. When registering online, go to YQCA.org, enter IVCC for the training site and Anne Scheel for the instructor. There is a $3 fee due at the time of registration.

If you have questions or need more information, please call University of Illinois Extension- Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall, Putnam Unit Office at (815) 224-0889.