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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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2020 4-H Virtual Summer Camps

Join us for our Summer Adventures…Online! Due to restrictions relating to COVID-19, we are unable to offer in-person camps this …

NC 4-H Virtual Summer Programs

Keep your youth engaged all summer long! Click on the individual title for more information. Coffee & Culture – Virtual Zoom sessions …

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NC 4-H Virtual Congress

July 20-23, 2020 Zoom Registration Deadline: July 2 Session Times: Monday, July 20: 1–4 p.m. Tuesday, July 21: 1–4:30 p.m. and 7–9 p.m. Wednesday, July …

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Time to Have Your Horses Vaccinated

CONTACT: Dr. Mike Neault, Director of Livestock Health Programs N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Veterinary Division 919-707-3250 Troxler encourages horse owners to …

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Food Resources in Guilford County

Several partners across Guilford County have worked together to create a list of food resources for Greater Greensboro and …

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Share the Harvest Needs You!

WXII News: Guilford County non-profit dedicated to fighting hunger during coronavirus pandemic “Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the need for …

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Youth Livestock Resources

General Livestock Resources NC State Extension Livestock Resources Page (Beef, Sheep, Meat Goats, Swine) Sign up for NC 4-H Livestock Program …

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Learning Resources for Youth

Here are some links to explore for online learning during this time from right here at home and around …

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Living for 4-H Fridays

Join Guilford and Alamance County 4-H every Friday for “Living for 4-H Fridays,” a fun, educational video series all …

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Virtual Reality Campus Tours

From the mountains to the coast, and right here in our own backyard, the University of North Carolina System …

Recent Publications related to 4-H Youth Development

Raised beds with a crop of kale (left) and mustard greens (rt).

Growing Cool-Season Vegetables in Childcare Production Gardens

This publication focuses on easy-to-grow, child-friendly, cool-season vegetables suitable for childcare center gardening. This is …

Raised beds with a mix of warm-season fruits and vegetables.

Growing Warm-Season Fruits and Vegetables in Childcare Production Gardens

This publication focuses on easy-to-grow, child-friendly, warm-season fruits and vegetables suitable for childcare center gardening. …

Stirring kale and dressing for a winter salad.

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 …

Searching for ripe tomatoes.

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 …

Harvesting beans from a vine-covered teepee.

Creating Childcare Center Production Gardens

This publication focuses on developing fruit and vegetable production gardens in the Outdoor Learning Environment …

Photo: Little fingers loosening roots before planting.

Growing and Cooking Fruits and Vegetables at Childcare Centers

This factsheet summarizes the benefits of fruit and vegetable gardening with children. It includes age-appropriate …

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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