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4-H Youth Development

4-H is the largest youth development organization in North Carolina. Hundreds of thousands of young people learn the skills to succeed through 4-H educational programs and camps. NC State Extension and the Cooperative Extension Program at N.C. A&T State University conduct 4-H programs where youth learn by doing.

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2018 Summer Extension Connections Newsletter

2018 Summer Edition of Extension Connections In This Issue Research and Extension Works Shaping Our Future Leaders Summer Livestock Updates Tobacco Tour 2018 Wet Weather Fallout 2018 …

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Beginning Farmer Workshop

An 8-Week Workshop September 11th through October 30th This 8-week course, will meet on Tuesdays from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and will …

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4-H Where Seeds for Success Grow

Supporting and Growing Our Next Generation Backed by a robust community of volunteers and professionals, 4-H empowers young people to lead …

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2018 School Supply Drive

Help Kids Succeed Donate New School Supplies to N.C. Cooperative Extension for Nash County Students July 7 through August 17 Drop-Off Locations N.C. Cooperative Extension …

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2018 Bugs-a-Palooza

A Unique Opportunity! Learn From the Experts – Master Gardener℠ Volunteers of Nash County Collect and Display Insects 4-week Course Sign up today …

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CPR Certification - 2-Day Course

2-Day CPR Certification Course Extended – New Dates Monday, September 24th and Thursday, September 27th, 2018 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Nash County Agriculture …

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2018 4-H Summer Camps

ENROLLMENT BEGINS Tuesday, May 1 at 9:00 a.m. Camps Fill Up Quickly! The Nash County 4-H Summer Camps will open to the …

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4-H Project Book Resources

4-H Project Folder What are Project Books? (Note: this video was created for Person County, BUT Forsyth County also does 4-H …

Learn More Using the Resources Below

4-H Club Financial Information

4-H Club Information

4-H Club Start-Up Forms and Information

4-H Enrollment Packet

4-H Forms

4-H Forms and Policies

4-H Horse Information

4-H Livestock Project

4-H Policies

Extension Programs at NC State University

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Partnerships and Organizations

Publications, Information, and News

Resources

Recent Publications related to 4-H Youth Development

Vermicomposting: A 5th Grade School Enrichment Curriculum

This publication offers 5 lessons for a school curriculum on the importance of vermicomposting, setting …

6/19/18

Home Composting with Earthworms

Worms can turn food scraps into a soil amendment called vermicompost — worm castings — …

4/9/18

Appendix H. Community Gardening Resources

This appendix is part of the Extension Gardener Handbook and gives users to the tools …

2/14/18
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How to Install a Package of Honey Bees

A step-by-step instruction and description of how to install and maintain a new colony of …

1/17/18

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 …

9/6/17

Swine Showmanship

This publication offers information on youth showmanship of swine.

Diagram of swine body parts.

Swine Exhibitor's Project Guide (7-8 Years of Age)

This factsheet offers information on showing swine for youth aged 7-8.

Diagram of swine body parts.

Swine Exhibitor's Project Guide (5-6 Years of Age)

This factsheet offers information on showing swine for youth aged 5-6.