Although they can’t compete with real live birds this year, the 4-H Poultry Club is being creative while working within the poultry transport ban. Plans include toy chickens and an Angry Birds-style chicken flyoff all while learning about poultry safety and bird flu prevention.


Sarah Welliver

Posted on June 9, 2015 at 4:00 a.m.

The Indiana State Board of Animal Health banned all poultry transport in the state amid bird flu concerns.

Posted on June 6, 2015 at 3:47 p.m.
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Randy and Tonia Flowers have been waiting since Tuesday, May 26, and will continue to wait until Saturday, when tickets go on sale.

J. Tyler Klassen

Posted on May 28, 2015 at 6:23 p.m.
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The state of Indiana banned moving chickens and other birds to events, including county fairs and flea markets, over concerns about bird flu.

Posted on March 11, 2015 at 9:13 p.m.

A mobile exhibition commemorating the lives lost during September 11 attacks will be featured at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair this year.

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New fiber optic cables will be installed before this year’s Elkhart County 4-H Fair.

Posted on March 11, 2015 at 7:31 p.m.

The Middlebury couple were chosen for their contributions to the community, their local church and to 4-H members in Middlebury.

Posted on March 11, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.

Grammy-winning rock-pop duo For King & Country and country singer-songwriter Clark Manson will perform at the 2015 Elkhart County 4-H Fair.

Posted on Feb. 16, 2015 at 6:15 a.m.

The Elkhart County 4-H Fair continues to offer affordable musical entertainment.

Posted on Feb. 11, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.

The Elkhart County 4-H Fair announced its 2015 concert lineup on Wednesday, Feb. 11. Tickets go on sale starting May 30.