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Johnson County
11811 S. Sunset Drive
Suite 1500
Olathe, KS 66061

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday,
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

(913) 715-7000
(913) 715-7005 fax

Map to our office

K-State Research and Extension is committed to making its services, activities and programs accessible to all participants. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting Johnson County Extension at (913)715-7000. Notify staff of accommodation needs as early as possible.

Kansas State University Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service

K-State Research and Extension is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Johnson County Livestock Club

Club Description: The Johnson County 4-H Livestock Club was formed in 2010 as a community club designed to expand the educational resources available to Johnson County 4-H youth involved in livestock-related projects, and to help improve the value of livestock projects in teaching the personal traits of integrity, teamwork, sportsmanship, patience and responsibility. The objectives of the Johnson County 4-H Livestock Club are:

  • To introduce members to the full scope of livestock educational opportunities and keep them abreast of new developments
  • To provide members opportunities to expand their current skills through livestock-related learning, teaching, leadership, community service, mentoring and competition
  • To sponsor or co-sponsor livestock shows, competitions, expositions, clinics and other events that educate and challenge members in their selected project areas
  • To encourage communication and cooperation between the members and the livestock-related industry, companies, organizations and public groups in and around Johnson County
  • Through affiliation with Johnson County 4-H, Kansas 4-H, National 4-H, the Johnson County Livestock Association and other associations, to support efforts to strengthen the future of livestock raising
  • To introduce novice 4-H youth to the fun and reward of livestock projects
  • To employ livestock projects as a means to help each member grow in the personal traits of integrity, teamwork, sportsmanship, patience and responsibility

You need not own an animal or be enrolled in a livestock project to join the Johnson County 4-H Livestock Club, nor do you have to be a member of the Johnson County 4-H Livestock Club to be enrolled in a livestock project. Our members are enrolled in and actively participate in numerous non-livestock 4-H projects, such as foods, clothing, photography, woodworking, aerospace, entomology, geology and others. If you are interested in livestock, you are welcome!

Do we offer Cloverbuds? No
Our Club Website:
Are we accepting new members? Yes 

Meeting Day & Time: 
4th Monday, 6:30 p.m.

Meeting Location:
Johnson County Fairgrounds, Open Class Building
136 E. Washington St.
Gardner, KS 66030
(Or other meeting sites as announced)

Community Leaders:
Mike and Lisa Smith

Denise King

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