Why is 4-H Important? What Can it Do For Our Youth?
View our Region 18 4H Story. Learn about former 4H members that have returned home to pursue their careers. Includes Ringgold County residents Becky Hays and Bonnie Larson.
Here's an excerpt from a news release created to highlight the video clip:
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“Growing up on my parents’ (Jim and Ann Werner) farm and working in 4-H made me aware of many of the challenges facing the cattle industry today,” Hays said. “College can open your eyes to new solutions and, sometimes, if you’re willing to take a chance, opportunities come along.”
For more comments from former 4-H’ers who’ve returned home to southwest Iowa to pursue careers, visit Iowa State University Extension’s video website: http://video.extension.iastate.edu/2010/01/22/region-18-4-hers-return-to-rural-iowa/ .
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