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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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Four County 4-H Livestock Show

Event will take place Friday, August 18, 2017 at the Clover C Farms 117 Cheves Rd Bunn NC 27508 Check IN/Registration 8:30-9:30am and Show begins …

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2017 4-H Presentations

Public Speaking Workshop: Thursday, May 11th Time: 6 pm-7:30 pm Location: Franklin County Cooperative Ext Office 103 S. Bickett Blvd Louisburg, NC …

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Four County 4-H Poultry Show and Sale

Links to Online Registration, Rules & Regulations Four County 4-H Poultry Show and Sale This is the link for the online registration but …

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What Is Farm-City Week?

The first Farm City Week was born in 1955 when Charles Dana Bennett, businessman from Vermont and Merle H. …

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Home Composting with Earthworms

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Appendix H. Community Gardening Resources

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

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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 …

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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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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.