2011 4-H Poultry Poster Contest

Information is now available for the 2011 4-H Poultry Poster Contest.  You won’t want to miss out on the fun of designing and constructing your poster around this year’s theme of “The History of the TURKEY.” Entries for this years contest are due to the Buncombe County Extension Office by Friday, July 1, 2011.

The rules for the contest are below:

  1. Competition in this contest will be conducted on an individual basis at the county and state level in the following age divisions:
    Division I (9-10 years of age)
    Division II (11-13 years of age), and
    Division III (14-19 years of age)at the county and state level.
    Division IV (5-8 years of age) will participate on a non-competitive basis at the county level only.
  2. Posters should be a standard 22″ X 28″ size.
  3. Posters MUST NOT contain copyright material such as cartoon characters, etc.
  4. Currently there are no rules about what can or can not be used. ex.) using photos, clip art, pencil, crayon, markers, etc. Be creative and show us how you best express yourself with factual information and proper use of the poultry theme.

The following awards will be provided to state winners in Division I, Division II, and Division III by the U.S. Poultry and Egg Association and the NC Poultry Federation:

  • First Place: $50
  • Second Place: $35
  • Third Place: $25

NOTE: Each poster must have the  POULTRY POSTER CONTEST SCORE CARD, with the top portion completely filled out, taped to the back side of the poster.

For additional details about the contest, please visit http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/depts/poulsci/4h/postercontest/poster.html