Butte/Lawrence County Extension News


July is a traditional time for county fairs in South Dakota. From July 29 through August 3 the tradition continues at the Butte/Lawrence County Fairgrounds in Nisland, SD. This year’s fair theme is: “Sew it, Grow it, Show it!”.  There’s still time to enter as entries close on July 19th.

Meanwhile, many other events, activities and extension related activities are happening in July, including a hunting skills challenge on July 5th and 6th hosted by Northern Hills Shooting Sports and a fishing workshop on July 24th and 26th. See flyers for more information, or contact the Butte/Lawrence Extension office https://buttesd.org/extension


July 2024

July 1- Youth Livestock Literacy Completion Deadline

July 1-Butte/Lawrence County Fair Board Meeting 6:30 Fair Grounds

July 5- ETHICS Class 3-5 PM

July 5th and 6th Hunting Skills Challenge

July 8-10 State 4-H Horse Show-Huron

July 9-Butte & Lawrence Leaders Meet at 6:00 followed by Redwater @7 Ext. Off

July 12- Butte County 4-H Rodeo- Black Hills Roundup Grounds

July 15 Last Day to Register new SS members for Summer Program

July 15 SS End of Match 4

July 16 Scores for SS Match 4 due to John by 9:30 am (CST)

July 19- Butte Lawrence County Fair Entries close

July 19- ETHICS Class 3-5 PM

July 24 and July 26 Fishing Workshop