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Worth County 4-H'er Earns Dairy Project Award

Michelle Medlang State Project Award

10/7/2008

AMES, Iowa – Michelle Medlang of Worth County received a state 4-H dairy project award that includes a $100 savings bond from the Mary Jo and Glen Mente Endowment and the Iowa 4-H Foundation.  Medlang, 17, is the daughter of Charles and Linda Medlang of Kensett.

During nine years in 4-H, Medlang has completed several major projects including dairy, horse, photography, and food and nutrition.  She has received dairy project awards at the state level.  She served as treasurer and president of her local 4-H group and served on the county 4-H council, state 4-H council and the Iowa 4-H Youth Conference.

Medlang is a senior at Northwood-Kensett High School.

For more information about 4-H, contact the Worth County office of Iowa State University (ISU) Extension.  4-H in Iowa is administered through the ISU Extension 4-H Youth Development program and headquartered on the ISU campus in Ames.

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Contacts :

Laura Sternweis , Extension Communications and Marketing, (515) 294-0775, lsternwe@iastate.edu

Brenda Allen, ISU Extension 4-H Youth Development, (515) 294-1567, bsallen@iastate.edu

A high resolution photo of Michelle Medlang is available for use with this  story.