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04/12/2021 Iowa Youth Crop Scouting Competition Provides Opportunity for Hands-on, in-the-Field Learning with ISU Experts
The 11th annual Crop Scouting Competition for Iowa Youth will be held July 26 at the Field Extension Education Laboratory in Boone, Iowa, at 1928 240th St. The in-person event...
04/09/2021 Iowa Youth Impress Judges during State 4-H Recognition Day
Iowa 4-H members participated in virtual interviews for the annual State 4-H Recognition Day on March 27. The 2021 award winners are listed by county on the Iowa 4-H website....
04/08/2021 Iowa 4-H Youth Invited to Iowa State University for Conference
The 2021 Iowa 4-H Youth Conference, “Quest to Be Your Best,” will take place June 29-July 1. Approximately 500 teens are expected to converge on the Iowa State University campus...
03/22/2021 Conservation Station Trailers Available for Summer Fair Season
Specially equipped trailers provided by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach offer a mobile opportunity for conservation lessons. [node:read-more:link]
03/17/2021 State 4-H Council Members Create Blankets for Youth Who Are Visually Impaired
In partnership with the Iowa Education Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired, State 4-H Council members worked together to prepare and sew nine tactile blankets for Iowa youth who...
03/10/2021 Registration Opens for Gardening to Give Program
Iowa 4-H Youth Development will launch Gardening to Give, a hands-on educational gardening program designed for all ages and abilities, on March 15. Registered participants receive educational resources monthly during...
01/22/2021 STEM Scale-Up Program Application Open for 2021-2022 Academic Year
The Iowa Governor’s STEM Advisory Council is accepting applications for the STEM Scale-Up Program. The program invites PreK-12 educators to provide hands-on STEM education for their students. The application period...
01/19/2021 Virtual Event Offers Inside Look at Legislative Process
Iowa extension council members and youth in grades 8-12 can get an inside look at the legislative process, meet key legislators and hear from World Food Prize Foundation staff virtually...
12/22/2020 Iowa 4-H Council Donates over 20,000 Items in Food Drive Effort
When Iowa’s State 4-H Council members began their statewide food drive, their original goal was to collect 10,000 nonperishable food items. However, Iowans across the state helped the group more...
12/18/2020 Iowa Teens Encouraged to Attend National 4-H Healthy Living Summit
Iowa 4-H Youth Development invites teens interested in addressing community health improvements to attend the National 4-H Healthy Living Summit, Feb.12-15, 2021. Participants should register by Jan. 18 to secure...
12/04/2020 Extension Council’s Financial Contributions Improve Wellness Programming of Local Schools
There is no denying the pandemic has placed additional stress on schools across Iowa. Extension councils can play a key role in helping local schools by supporting the adoption of...
12/03/2020 Registration Open for Iowa 4-H Mindful Teen Program Facilitator Training
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach 4-H Youth Development is offering a virtual facilitator training for the new workshop series, Mindful Teen: From Surviving to Thriving in a Busy World....
12/03/2020 Water Rocks! Live Streaming Delivers Interactive Virtual Lessons
Beaming from a studio at Iowa State University, Water Rocks! Live Streaming provides interactive science-based lessons to individual classrooms in Iowa schools. [node:read-more:link]
11/18/2020 Gardening to Give Program Engages over 1,000 Iowans
After 25 weeks of engaging families in gardening for others, Iowa State University Extension and Outreach 4-H Youth Development wrapped up the Gardening to Give program on Oct. 30. [node:read-more:link]
11/17/2020 Iowa 4-H and Extension Staff Recognized by National 4-H Professionals Association
Several staff of the Iowa 4-H Youth Development unit of Iowa State University Extension and Outreach have been recognized by the National Association of Extension 4-H Youth Development Professionals for...
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