Beef Cattle

Complete Manual for 4-H Beef Project Members

The menu to the right links to the various 4-H beef cattle projects –>

More beef information:

NY Beef Producers’ Association
NYS Cattle Health Assurance Program
Cattle Breeds
New York Beef Industry Council
Cornell University Beef Cattle Management

Primary Resources
Exploring Beef Health and Husbandry National 4-H Peer Reviewed Product #08455

The 4-H Beef Skills for Life Series, developed by the 4-H Cooperative Curriculum System (4-HCCS), is part of the national 4-H reviewed and recommended resource collection. Price ranges vary according to quantity. “Skills for Life” may be purchased at
Many species topics are available. Here are the beef related titles:
Beef 1 Bite Into Beef
Beef 2 Here’s the Beef
Beef 3 Leading the Charge
Beef 4 Helper’s Guide.

Ohio State Learning Lab Kits are now available for 4-H Educators to borrow from our resources page.  They may also be purchased from the Ohio State website or by contacting Communications and Technology Media Distribution (614) 292-1607.

Contact: Dana Palmer