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07/26/2021 State 4-H Livestock Quiz Bowl, Skillathon Scheduled for Sept. 18
The 4-H Livestock Quiz Bowl and State 4-H Skillathon contests will be held together on Saturday, Sept. 18, at Iowa State University. Teams may compete in one or both competitions,...
07/15/2021 4-H Members Return to Competition at the 2021 Dairy Quiz Bowl
Teams from Delaware, Dubuque and Fayette counties competed for top honors at the Dairy Quiz Bowl. Thirty-five 4-H youth participated in the event that encourages youth to learn about dairy...
07/12/2021 Prepare to Launch: Iowa 4-H to Send Fair Foods into Space for STEM Learning Experience
Whether anticipating a crispy corn dog on a stick, fresh baked cookies or a sticky caramel apple, Iowans often look forward to the food at the Iowa State Fair. On...
07/09/2021 State Fair Weed Identification Contest Will Test Your Skills
Test your weed identification skills in a fun, educational way at the Iowa State Fair, organized by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. [node:read-more:link]
07/09/2021 Youth Explore Their Passions during Iowa 4-H Youth Conference
Over 200 4-H youth from across Iowa gathered on the Iowa State University campus June 30 for the 2021 Iowa 4-H Youth Conference, “Quest to Be Your Best.” [node:read-more:link]
06/22/2021 Pullen Hired as Iowa 4-H Youth Development Senior Field Manager
Ben Pullen has accepted the position of senior field manager with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Iowa 4-H Youth Development. He begins the position June 23. [node:read-more:link]
06/17/2021 Beggs Hired as AmeriCorps 4-H Outreach Director for Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Celine Beggs has been selected as the program director of Iowa AmeriCorps 4-H Outreach with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach effective June 21. In this position, Beggs will oversee...
06/17/2021 Diversity, Literacy and STEM Education Workshop for Education Professionals June 29 in Milford
Faculty from Iowa State University’s School of Education will be leading a workshop, “The Adventure Comes to You: Diversity, Literacy and STEM Education” for educators and early childhood professionals on...
06/15/2021 Iowa 4-H NASA Astro Camp Events Inspire Youth across the State
Enthusiasm and interest for all things space are taking off this week, as youth in 32 counties across the state participate in Astro Camp events June 14-18. [node:read-more:link]
06/10/2021 Iowa AmeriCorps 4-H Outreach Program Accepting Applications for Host Sites
Iowa AmeriCorps 4-H Outreach members spearhead community and organizational efforts to provide youth with positive development experiences through youth-adult partnerships and research-based experiences. The program has reopened the host site...
06/09/2021 New Iowa Soil Evaluation and Judging Guides Available
Soil judging teams can benefit from a newly updated guide and scorecard published by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. [node:read-more:link]
05/28/2021 Winning Project at State Science and Technology Fair of Iowa Seeks to Improve Water Quality
When youth have the opportunity to learn something new in Iowa 4-H, sometimes it’s hard to predict where the opportunity will take them. For two Story County youth, a project...
05/10/2021 Iowa 4-H Offers Mindfulness and Mental Well-being Support to Youth and Families
The pandemic, natural disasters, social injustices, and personal lifestyle changes and losses have intensified the need for more awareness, skills and resources to support mental health. Iowa State University Extension...
05/03/2021 Iowa 4-H Prepares for an Out of this World Experience this Summer with NASA Astro Camps
Astro Camp events, an opportunity to bring NASA STEM lessons to the youth of Iowa, are coming to Iowa this summer. [node:read-more:link]
05/03/2021 Youth Gain Livestock Experience through Iowa State Research Farm
Youth sort and weigh pigs, sign up for chores and more thanks to an innovative partnership with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and an Iowa State research farm. [node:read-more:link]
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