County 4-H News

August 29, 2018

Judy has been involved in 4-H as long as she can remember.  From making a yellow sundress, to baking countless cookies and breads she learned at a young age, it takes a lot of time and dedication to be successful at different tasks.

August 23, 2018

Beth Doran, ISU Extension and Outreach Beef Program Specialist presented the beef carcass data at a supper meeting.  

June 6, 2018

All livestock that will be exhibited at the 2018 Pocahontas County Fair must make entry no later than June 22.  4-H members need to sign into and sign up your livestock.

May 10, 2018

4-H’ers had the opportunity to construct a soup bowl cover that holds a hot bowl from the microwave.  Bonnie Wood, Quilting on Main provided instruction along with her many volunteers to help the children sew their project.  They learned that you must have all cotton, including cotton thread when making microwave cloth items to be used in a microwave.  If you have a child in 4th through 12th grade that would like to participate in them many different youth activities this summer contact the ISU Extension and Outreach Pocahontas County office at 712-335-3103 or email

May 3, 2018

All youth in 4th through 12th grade are welcome to participate in the following 4-H activities throughout the summer months.  Our day camps and activities fill up quickly and are available on a first come first serve.  If you would like your child to participate in any of the activities please contact the ISU Extension and Outreach Pocahontas County for complete details and registrations forms at 712-335-3103 or

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