A delegation of thirty-two 4-H members and eighteen adults will be traveling to Washington DC soon. In preparing for safe travel and fiscal responsibility, the regional 4-H citizenship group met on Sunday, January 24, to hear directly from a 4-H alumni who has experienced 4-H travels personally.
Do you have a child in your life between the ages of 10-14? A son, daughter, niece, nephew, grandchild? Do you wonder how you can help them now be successful in the future? Do you want to maintain a positive relationship with this young person during the challenging teen years?
The Iowa Guernsey Breeders Association would like to help introduce Guernsey cattle to Iowa youth who do not currently own Guernsey’s. Eligible youth must complete a hand written essay on why they would like to own a registered Guernsey and submit by February 1 to Karen Laabs, Viroqua, WI
From communications to agriculture and natural resources, Northeast Iowa 4-H fair judges and those considering becoming a 4-H judge will be trained Saturday, February 20 at the First United Methodist Church in New Hampton, in selected project fields preparing for 2016 county and state fair contests. New judges are needed in the counties that represent Northeast Iowa. The specialized judges training prepares the adult evaluators in subject matter, rules and standards for the upcoming 4-H fair season.