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L to R: Dr. Scott McAllister, Centre Equine Practice, Leah Androstic, McAllister Outstanding Equine Member Award Winner, Chester Stoltzfus, C & M Pine Products.
Nov 5, 2018

The 59th annual Pennsylvania State 4-H Horse Show was held October 26-28 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. More than 700 youth from over 55 counties participated in 74 performance classes throughout the weekend. There were over 1500 entries shown by youth who qualified for the show.

Oct 5, 2018

The 2018 PA 4-H State Competitive Trail Ride, called the Richard C. Ely Memorial Ride, was held on September 14-15, 2018, in Bald Eagle State Forest.

Aug 2, 2018

The 5th annual Pennsylvania State 4-H Junior Horse Championship Show was held July 28-29, 2018 at the Centre County Grange Fairgrounds in Centre Hall, Pennsylvania. More than 140 4-H members from across Pennsylvania exhibited horses in performance and in hand classes, totaling over 450 entries for the weekend.

Photo Credit: John R Hofmann Sr.
Feb 6, 2018

Congratulations to PA 4-H Horse Program volunteer leader Betsy Ullrich, from Chester County! She is the recipient of the American Youth Horse Council's Adult Leader Award!

L to R: Dr. Joshua Rice, Assistant Director, 4-H Youth Development Programs, Chester Stoltzfus, C & M Pine Products; Dr. Tammy Clark, State Horse Show Manager and Vice Chair, 4-H Horse Program Development Committee, and Amberley Spicher, Jefferson County
Nov 7, 2017

The 58th annual Pennsylvania State 4-H Horse Show was held October 27-29 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. More than 700 youth from over 55 counties participated in 73 performance classes throughout the weekend. There were over 1600 entries shown by youth who qualified for the show.

Sep 28, 2017

The 2017 PA 4-H State Competitive Trail Ride, the Richard C. Ely Memorial Ride, was held on September 22-23, 2017, in Rothrock State Forest.

Apr 24, 2017

The PA 4-H Horse Program congratulates Madeline McEachin on being selected as the American Youth Horse Council’s 2017 Student Leader of the Year.

Mar 29, 2017

The 2017 PA 4-H Team Horse Power Annual Meeting and New Member Training, convened at Krislund Conference Center on March 10. The returning members were on hand to greet the new applicants.

Jan 18, 2017

Congratulations to Extension Associate Lew Trumble and 4-Her Emilee Klingler for being featured in Farm Show magazine! Great article about the 4-H Horse Program's miniature horse jumping class!

Outstanding Member winner, Laura Dietrich(second from left) receiving her tack trunk generously donated by C & M Pine Products
Dec 13, 2016

The 57th annual Pennsylvania State 4-H Horse Show was held October 28-30 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. More than 800 youth from over 60 counties participated in 73 performance classes throughout the weekend. There were over 1600 entries shown by youth who qualified for the show.

Sep 28, 2016

The 2016 PA 4-H State Competitive Trail Ride, the Richard C. Ely Memorial Ride, was held on September 23-24, 2016, in Rothrock State Forest.

Aug 10, 2016

The 3rd annual Pennsylvania State 4-H Junior Horse Championship Show was held July 23-24, 2016 at the Centre County Grange Fairgrounds in Centre Hall, Pennsylvania. More than 180 4-H members from across Pennsylvania exhibited horses in performance and In hand classes, totaling over 500 entries for the weekend.