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4-H Youth Development

4-H is the largest youth development organization in North Carolina, educating hundreds of thousands of young people each year. Extension’s 4-H program is growing the next generation of leaders and equipping youth with the skills to succeed.

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Full College Scholarship?

The USDA has announced its 1890 National Scholars Program. Students can apply for a full scholarship to pursue a …

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Homemade for the Holidays

Join Madison & Yancey County 4-H for a virtual craft workshop series in December! This program is FREE and open …

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October Livestock E-News

October Livestock E-News Livestock Newsletter – Oct Grants Fund A Farmer Grant: Grants of up to $2,500 are available for projects such …

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NC 4-H Going Abroad?

Are you interested in learning more about the NC 4-H Outbound Exchange Program? NC 4-H has opportunities for current …

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Pumpkin Bites and Did You Know?

Pumpkin Bites Ingredients 2 cups oats 1/2 cup canned pumpkin puree 1/4 cup almond butter or peanut butter 1/4 cup chia seeds 1/4 cup pumpkin …

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4-H “Mooving Milk from Farm to Fridge” is a Cloverbud curriculum developed in partnership with …

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This publication covers a list of current North Carolina 4-H curricula titles available through your …

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Excerpt of Winged Wonders

In this curriculum, youth will observe the wonders of the natural world unfolding in front …

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How to Become a Beekeeper in North Carolina

Beekeeping is a very enjoyable and rewarding pastime that is relatively inexpensive to get started. …

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A Summary of the National 4-H Science: Building a 4-H STEM Career Pathway Initiative

This publication summarizes an evaluation of the 4-H Science: Building a 4-H STEM Career Pathway …

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Eat Smart Move More North Carolina: Growing Communities Through Gardens

Gardens bring communities together. Not only are community gardens a good way to get more …

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Snacking and Cooking with Warm-Season Produce from Childcare Production Gardens

This publication includes simple recipes that childcare center cooks and educators can use to engage …

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Snacking and Cooking With Cool-Season Produce From Childcare Production Gardens

This publication includes simple recipes that childcare center cooks and educators can use to engage …