The 4-H horse program can provide youth with the opportunity to learn about care, selection, management, health, marketing, and careers in the equine industry. Learn the basic principles of animal science by caring for, working with, keeping records, or owning a horse. Explore knowledge of sound management, nutrition, reproduction, and selection practices. Discover how you can start a career in the equine industry.
Here’s what you can learn
- Learn about basic horse care
- Identify the parts of a horse
- Learn the breed of horses
- Learn the gaits of the horse
- Learn about the genetics and hereditary of horses
Annual Project Showcase
The Burlington County Farm Fair is the highlight of the 4-H year! Youth in the horse project participate in English, Western, and Games for fairgoers to see!
Marie Asper Scholarship
Awarded 2023 – Cassandra D.