4-H Forestry Event
Friday, 7:00 – Hood Arena
Superintendents: Jason & Becky Ekstrom
Event: This event is open to all 4H members ages 8-18 as of 1/1 of current year
Participants will be divided in to age divisions:
Novices: Age 8-13, by 1/1/ of current year and first year participants
Junior: Ages 9-11, by 1/1/ of current year
Intermediate: Ages 12 & 13, by 1/1/ of current year
Senior: Ages 14-18, by 1/1/ of current year
All participants must register by August 1, 2020, and have a signed permission form from a parent or guardian along with their entry form. Any participant who is not an animal science exhibitor must also submit a signed code of conduct form. Entry in this event does not make a participant eligible for an exhibitors pass.
All the tools will be supplied. Participants must wear pants (no shorts or skirts and closed toes, hard sole footwear). The Hopkinton State Fair sponsors the ribbons and rosettes for winners of each age class in the event. The Merrimack County 4H Leaders Association sponsors ice cream for each participant. The decision of the Judge is Final! The Danish system of awards will be used. Rosettes will be awarded to top scorers.
- Peavey Log Roll
- Two Person Crosscut Saw
- Single Person Bucksaw
- Cordwood Stack
- Forestry Knowledge Quiz
Each Participant will receive a Danish ribbon based on score and/or time. The top participants in each age division will receive a rosette.
Send completed entry and permission form to Merrimack County 4-H, UNH Cooperative Extension, 315 Daniel Webster Highway, Boscawen, NH 03303; by August 1, 2020.