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Show Me 4-H Wares at the State Fair

Show Me Wares participantThe 7th Annual Show Me 4-H Wares booth is accepting applications beginning May 1, 2014 for young entrepreneurs to sell their 4-H products and services at the Missouri State Fair on August 7, 8, 9 and 10, 2014.

Any 4-H member, pair of 4-H members, or group of up to three 4-H members from the same club, is eligible to apply to market or sell original products or services.

Youth enrolled in the 4-H entrepreneurship project (and/or participating in county fair booths) are especially encouraged to apply (not required for eligibility).

Upon selection, youth will sign up for a 4-hour time slot at the booth.  Youth exhibitors will  receive a packet of information and participate in a conference call to help them prepare for their appearance at the Show Me Show Me Wares participant4-H Wares booth.

Applications require:

  1. A thorough description of the product or service
  2. A recommendation from an unrelated adult
  3. A sample item or quality photo of the item
  4. Approval of the 4-H youth specialist or YPA for the county
  5. $20 youth exhibitor registration fee, payable to University of Missouri

Youth exhibitors will be selected to fill sixteen booth spaces and time slots over the four days. Show Me Wares participants

Applications are due in the state 4-H office between May 1-July 1.
Up to 16 youth exhibitors and/or teams will be selected to sell during the four days.

Selected youth will be notified by July 15 and invited to participate in a conference call on August 1.

2013 Summary of Show Me 4-H Wares (PDF)

Show Me 4-H Wares
Show Me 4-H Wares Application (PDF) | DOC

Steve Henness at hennesss@missouri.edu or 573-884-6618

Can't find something?  Contact 4hyouth@missouri.edu (please include your county) or 573-882-9359

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