Extension News

Woodbury County 4-H'er Earns Beef Project Award

Nicole Morgan

10/6/2008

AMES, Iowa – Nicole Morgan of Woodbury County received a state 4-H beef project award that includes a $100 savings bond from the Mary Jo and Glen Mente Endowment and the Iowa 4-H Foundation.  Morgan, 15, is the daughter of Ron and Danette Morgan of Cushing.

During seven years in 4-H, Morgan has completed several major projects including beef, communications, personal development, issues and photography.  She has received state honors including communications, clothing selection, personal development and issues project awards.  She also has received breeding and showmanship awards at the county level.  Morgan served as photographer, historian and reporter for her local 4-H club.  She also served on the county 4-H council and the 4-H Exchange program, hosting a Japanese student.

Morgan is a sophomore and is homeschooled.

For more information about 4-H, contact the Woodbury 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 :

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

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

Nicole Morgan (high resolution photo)