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Event Details – April 21, 2018

NW - Regional - Consumer Decision Making Competition and Regional Multi Species Judging Competition

Deadline: April 12, 2018 4:30 PM  
Start Date: April 21, 2018 9:00 AM End Date: April 21, 2018 4:00 PM
Location: Barrhead Seniors Centre 5103 53 Ave and Barrhead AG Barn 4802 67 Ave  

Program Description:


April 21, 2018

Barrhead Seniors Centre 5103 53 Ave and Barrhead Ag Barn 4802 57 Ave

Every day we make decisions about what to eat, wear, listen to and many many more things. Consumer Decision making helps 4-H members learn about some of the points to consider when purchasing every day consumer items.  After making the decisions members will be given the opportunity to defend them. 


9:00 am Consumer Decision Making registration - Barrhead Senior’s Drop-In Centre

9:30 am Consumer Decision Making judging

Noon – Lunch – Barrhead Senior’s Drop-In Centre

12:30 pm – Livestock Judging Registration and Large Group Photo – Barrhead Senior’s Drop-In Centre

1:00 pm – Livestock Judging – Barrhead Ag Barn

Judging Categories

Workshop (Beginners/Refresher): This is a workshop group only, not a competition (no awards). Those attending regional judging for the first time are welcome to register in their age category competition instead if they wish.

Junior: 9 to 11 years of age as of January 1, 2018

Intermediate: 12 to 14 years of age as of January 1, 2018

Senior: 15 to 20 years of age as of January 1, 2018

*Cleaver Kid members are NOT eligible to participate in the Regional Judging Day.

Senior Members 16 years or older by July 31, 2018 are eligible to be selected to represent the Northwest Region at the 2018 4-H Alberta Provincial Multi-Species Judging Competition. (*Some award trips are not available to those who are not 17 as of January 1st, 2018)

Classes – See below


1 st & 2nd place overall in each age category

1 st, 2nd and 3rd place for each class, each age group

Top district (minimum of four members from the district to qualify)

Recognition of the seniors qualifying for the Provincial Judging Competition

Registration Deadline: April 12, 2018

Fees: $15.00 per member (includes lunch and snack)

Active volunteers will receive lunch at no cost. Additional meals can be purchased for $15 each.

Club Cheque, payable to: Northwest 4-H Regional Council, should accompany form. With prior notice, a club cheque will be accepted at the door.

No late registrations accepted. Clubs may substitute members, with notice.

Mail Registration and Payment to:

4-H Branch Box 4560 Barrhead AB T7N 1A4

Door Prizes: Each 4-H club is asked to bring two ($10 to $15) door prize items. Draws will be made at lunch.

Adult Volunteers: Minimum of 1 adult volunteer per 4 members. See attached list of possible jobs.

Event PDF:    Consumer Decision Making Competition and Multi Species Judging Competition application
Northwest 4-H Regional Judging Competition Rules
Basic Reason Scoring Guidelines
Consumer Decision Making Guide to Winter Wear
Consumer Decision Making Guide to Steak
Tractor Consumer Class
Woodworking Judging Criteria
More information on Judging
Cost: $15.00 CAD *Check the registration form for more details.
Region: Northwest
Who can apply: Leaders ,  All Members

For more information contact: Stacy Murray, Phone: 310-0000 then 780-674-8250, Fax: 310-0000 then 780-674-8309, Email: