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Izzy Quattrucci at Board of Regents Meeting

Izzy Quattrucci at Board of Regents Meeting

On December 5, 2014 Dane County 4-H member Isabella (Izzy) Quattrucci , a member of Queststars 4-H Club, was invited to participate in the Student Spotlight at the University of Wisconsin System’s Board Of Regents meeting on the UW-Madison Campus.  As an urban 4-H member, Izzy was able to share with those in attendance about […]

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4-H Livestock Quiz Bowl & Skillathon Contest

Wisconsin Youth Livestock Program |  4-H Livestock Quiz Bowl & Skillathon Contest// What:  Livestock Bowl is a quiz competition where all the questions are about beef, sheep, swine, and meat goat topics and students use a buzzer in order to answer the questions.  Teams compete in a double elimination format by giving oral answers to questions […]

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4-H Youth in Action Awards

The Youth in Action award recognizes an outstanding 4-H’er who epitomizes 4-H youth empowerment. We are looking to acknowledge and honor a confident, accomplished 4-H’er who has gained critical life skills through their 4-H program and has utilized those skills to overcome a challenge, or challenges, they have faced. The award winner will also demonstrate […]

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Bristol Blazers 4-H Club Open and Youth Model Horse Schooling Show

Bristol Blazers 4-H Club Open and Youth Model Horse Schooling Show Saturday, January 24, 2015 Doors open at 7:00 am.  Show starts promptly at 8:30am. At: Arlington Agriculture Research Station, N695 Hopkins Road, Arlington WI 53911 Contact:  Carmen Fritz   email:  jcfritz1@gmail.com      phone: 608-345-0677 Open Model Horse Bill 2015

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Revised 4-H Forms and Manuals

Newly revised 4-H forms and manuals are now available on the Dane County 4-H website: fyi.uwex.edu/dane4hyouth/awards. These include new project record book forms for all levels, new Special Awards forms and new Dane County 4-H/Dickson Scholarship forms.  Please discard any previous versions of these forms from your computer or 4-H files and direct members to […]

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What is 4-H?

What is 4-H?

4-H is the youth development part of University of Wisconsin-Extension. Dane County youth and adults learn together to think clearly and make decisions, to care about others, to develop skills for living, and to practice healthy lifestyles. Education happens through 4-H projects, group programs, fun activities, and in-depth learning experiences. 4-H youth and adult volunteers work […]

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Wisconsin State Fair Dairy Promotion Scholarship

The Wisconsin State Fair Dairy Promotion Board will award three $1,000 scholarships, for use during the second semester of the 2015-16 school year, to third or fourth-year college students pursuing dairy-related or food science degrees at one of Wisconsin’s four-year universities. Two additional $1,000 scholarships will be made available to high school seniors planning to […]

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4-H ArtBeat!

It’s time to start thinking about 4-H ArtBeat! 4-H Art Beat! was created for 4-H members in grades 3-5 and their parents and leaders and is the introductory program for Wisconsin 4-H Arts and Communication! ArtBeat! will be held March 20 and 21, 2015, at our State 4-H Camp, Upham Woods in the Wisconsin Dells. […]

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State 4-H Group On-line Application Form is up and ready to go!

Attention all 4-Her’s in grades 9-13 interested in participating in one of Wisconsin’s State 4-H Arts Groups for 2015.  4-H Art Team, 4-H Showcase Singers, 4-H Drama Company and 4-H Press Team can all be applied for on-line at:  http://wi.4honline.com Information, Job Descriptions, Photos, Video and Timelines can all be found on our new WordPress […]

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2015 Youth Pig Project Announced

The Wisconsin Pork Association Youth Committee is offering Youth Pig Project scholarships, designed to assist 4-H and FFA members in establishing swine projects that can lead to development of life skills and career opportunities in the Wisconsin pork industry. Wisconsin Pork Association Youth Committee Scholarship Information Wisconsin Pork Association Youth Committee Scholarship Application

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Mary Tygum Recognized in Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development Hall of Fame

Mary Tygum Recognized in Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development Hall of Fame

The University of Wisconsin-Extension 4-H Youth Development Program inducted 100 laureates into the brand-new Wisconsin 4-H Hall of Fame Saturday, November 15. The Hall of Fame induction ceremony was the last statewide event celebrating 100 years of 4-H in Wisconsin. The Wisconsin 4-H Hall of Fame was established to recognize 4-H volunteers, financial supporters, staff […]

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MAQA

As a reminder, ALL Beef, Sheep and Swine Exhibitors must meet MAQA requirements in order to show OR sell an animal at the 2015 Dane County Fair. The dates for this year’s training and testing have been set. Remember to mark these dates on your calendar! These will not county towards the Educational Requirement Meetings – […]

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2015 Wisconsin 4-H Foundation Scholarship Program

Opportunity The Wisconsin 4-H Foundation will award more than $10,000 in scholarships to outstanding Wisconsin students pursuing higher education in 2015.  To be considered for financial support, applications must be received by the Wisconsin 4-H Foundation by March 15, 2015. Wisconsin 4-H Foundation scholarships are awarded to students based on demonstrated personal growth, development and […]

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Dane County 4-H Facebook Page

Don’t forget to visit and “like” the Dane County 4-H Facebook Page! https://www.facebook.com/DaneCounty4H?ref=hl#!/DaneCounty4H

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Shooting Sports Committee Seeking Support!

Shooting Sports Committee Seeking Support!

The Dane County 4H Shooting Sports Committee is in need of archery equipment and is seeking your support. Every year the Shooting Sports Committee organizes youth archery lessons throughout Dane County for interested youth. Classes are run by state certified volunteer instructors and are open to youth of all ages. We are excited to report […]

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Youth Livestock Safety

Welcome to Youth Livestock Safety Livestock represent a major source of injury to children, accounting for at least one in five non-fatal injuries to children every year. Youth who show livestock generally spend a great deal of time with their animals, and therefore may be at greater risk of injury. The information here is designed […]

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