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Purpose

Exhibits

Quiz Questions

Parts Id.

Contest Rules

Sponsors


Purpose

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The 4-H agricultural tractor and machinery program provides youth with educational information about agricultural tractors and machinery that develops project skills (i.e., principles of engine operation, hydraulic systems, electrical systems, safe operation) and life skills (i.e., decision making, using science and technology, developing communication skills). These fun-filled, hands-on learning experiences are provided under the direction of caring adults.

 

Project Exhibits

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The agricultural tractor operator's contest is held during the Indiana State Fair. Each Extension Area is permitted to send three participants in each division (Junior and Senior). Check with your county Extension office to learn what the exhibit requirements are for your county.

 

Parts Identification

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Online Pictures

NOTE: Senior members must study both Junior and Senior pages of their respective sections.

Lawn and Garden Section
Farm Tractor Section


Scorecards

Senior divisions use only senior scorecards

Word Version
Lawn and Garden Section
Farm Tractor Section

 

PDF Version
Lawn and Garden Section
Farm Tractor Section

 

Contest Rules

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"Conducting 4-H Petroleum Power Operator's Contests" (4-H 84) contains all the rules and suggestions for conducting an agricultural tractor and lawn and garden tractor operator contests. NOTE: Each page in the rulebook contains a date in the upper right corner of the page. As rule changes are made those pages affected will show the new date.

Conducting 4-H Petroleum Power Operator's Contests (4-H 84)

 

Tractor Questions

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Senior members must study both Junior and Senior pages of their respective sections.

Interactive Questions
Hard Copy of Questions (PDF)

 

Sponsors

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The following companies are key to the Indiana 4-H Tractor program. Every year these companies provide financial support for the program.

Grammer Industries Cargill Hybrids
Mid-America Equipment Retailers Association Indiana State Fair
Beck's Hybrids ADM - Frankfort