Thirty-six youth in grades 7-12 from across Iowa tested their integrated pest management skills through several tasks and challenges, both in the field and in the classroom, during the 11th annual Iowa Youth Crop Scouting Competition.
Whether anticipating a crispy corn dog on a stick, fresh baked cookies or a sticky caramel apple, Iowans often look forward to the food at the Iowa State Fair. On Aug. 14 Iowa 4-H Youth Development will be sending fair food into space – all in the name of science. The public is invited to vote on which fair food they’d like to see launched.
Over 200 4-H youth from across Iowa gathered on the Iowa State University campus June 30 for the 2021 Iowa 4-H Youth Conference, “Quest to Be Your Best.”
Test your weed identification skills in a fun, educational way at the Iowa State Fair, organized by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
Faculty from Iowa State University’s School of Education will be leading a workshop, “The Adventure Comes to You: Diversity, Literacy and STEM Education” for educators and early childhood professionals on June 29 at Iowa Lakeside Laboratory. The workshop will feature cutting-edge research and educational tools.
Enthusiasm and interest for all things space are taking off this week, as youth in 32 counties across the state participate in Astro Camp events June 14-18.
Soil judging teams can benefit from a newly updated guide and scorecard published by Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
When youth have the opportunity to learn something new in Iowa 4-H, sometimes it’s hard to predict where the opportunity will take them. For two Story County youth, a project in one 4-H program led to a win at the State Science and Technology Fair of Iowa.
Astro Camp events, an opportunity to bring NASA STEM lessons to the youth of Iowa, are coming to Iowa this summer.
Youth sort and weigh pigs, sign up for chores and more thanks to an innovative partnership with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and an Iowa State research farm.