Iowa 4-H News - Iowa 4-H Foundation

Iowa 4-H News

06/14/2019 4-H Connect Retreat Brings Youth Together
Nearly 150 youth in grades 8-12 participated in the fifth annual 4-H Connect Retreat at Iowa State University and Clover Woods Camping Center. The spring retreat connects youth to 4-H...
04/23/2019 Iowa Delegates Return from National 4-H Conference
As delegates to the National 4-H Conference, five Iowa 4-H members are grateful for the opportunity they had to play a contributing role in government, and work with other youth...
04/19/2019 Iowa Equine Day Includes Educational Sessions and Riding Clinic
Ranch riding is becoming increasingly popular among horseback riders. Iowa Equine Day, May 4, is an opportunity to learn more about ranch riding. Read more about Iowa Equine Day Includes...
04/18/2019 Iowa 4-H Clover Kids Explore Computer Science Through Wonder League
With help from a friendly robot named Dash, 17 Clover Kids from four counties practiced their skills in programming, problem-solving and creativity. They were participating in the Iowa 4-H Wonder...
03/28/2019 Youth Develop Skills by Participating in Crop Scouting Competition
The Crop Scouting Competition for Iowa Youth, open to students in grades 7-12, is an opportunity to learn about and compete using crop scouting skills and principles of Integrated Pest...
03/28/2019 The Native Bee Challenge Kicks off This Spring
The Native Bee Challenge has a goal of reaching more than 1,000 Iowa youth this spring and summer with pollinator education and fun. Read more about The Native Bee Challenge...
03/15/2019 Youth Explore Leadership, College and Culture at GRiT Conference
One hundred youth from Storm Lake, Storm Lake St. Mary’s and Fort Dodge school districts spent a day Getting Real Together through leadership activities, college exploration and cultural awareness. They...
03/05/2019 Training for Livestock Judging Coaches Is April 20
A training session for livestock judging coaches will be held on April 20 at the Hansen Agriculture Learning Center in Ames. The session is designed for adults who are interested...
02/11/2019 Five States Will Send Youth to Regional Crop Scouting Event
Five states will offer Youth Crop Scouting Competitions that give students hands-on interaction in scouting for injury and identifying pest and injury problems in crop fields, and culminates with students...
12/11/2018 Iowa 4-H Promotes Healthy Living Program in New Ways
Iowa 4-H held a healthy living retreat in October, offering Iowa youth in grades 8-12 a chance to learn more about wellness and wellbeing. Youth interested in becoming an Iowa...
12/07/2018 Water Rocks! Launches New Pollinator Classroom Presentation
A new Water Rocks! presentation for upper-elementary and middle school classrooms, Power of Pollinators, is ready to make its debut. Read more about Water Rocks! Launches New Pollinator Classroom Presentation
11/30/2018 Youth Teams Invited to AgOvation Competition
ISU Extension and Outreach county offices are ready to recruit and assemble teams of teens for AgOvation, a new 4-H Youth program that challenges youth to explore and develop innovative,...
11/29/2018 Iowa Youth Gain Experience Putting Youth Voice in Action
Nearly 60 middle school youth representing nine schools across six Iowa counties met at Upper Iowa University on Nov. 16 to pilot the leadership and civic engagement experience, “Youth Voice...
11/27/2018 Water Rocks! Conservation Education Programs Reach 36,000 Iowa Students
More than 36,000 students participated in Water Rocks! classroom presentations, outdoor classroom programs and school assemblies during 2017-18. Feedback and evaluation metrics show significant increases in student comprehension as well...
11/19/2018 Iowa 4-H Staff Recognized
Twenty-five Iowa State University Extension and Outreach staff members were honored at the Iowa 4-H YouthFest professional development conference. They were recognized for their impact on local communities, accomplishments in...
  More entries
© 2019 Iowa 4-H Foundation. All Rights Reserved.