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4-H Youth Development

4-H is the largest youth development organization in North Carolina. Hundreds of thousands of young people learn the skills to succeed through 4-H educational programs and camps. NC State Extension and the Cooperative Extension Program at N.C. A&T State University conduct 4-H programs where youth learn by doing.

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ASPIRE - Summer ACT Prep Course

Who – All Rural High School Rising Sophomores and Juniors What – A.S.P.I.R.E. 2 HIGHER EDUCATION: ACT SUPPLEMENTAL PREPARATION IN RURAL …

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County Photography Winners Announced

Congratulations to our Johnston County 4-H Photography Contest Winners. Cloverbud Junior Senior State 4-H Photography Contest entries are due by May 25th, please …

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State 4-H Congress

July 21st – 24th Location: NC State University & Jane S. McKimmon Center, Raleigh Teens from all over North Carolina will be …

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What's That Yam Thing Contest

WHAT IS THAT YAM THING? Entries for the annual “What is That Yam Thing?” Contest, which can be made to …

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Citizenship NC Focus Applications Due

Do you like Citizenship, Government, and Public Relations? Then this opportunity may be for you. Registrations must be received by Friday, …

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2018 4-H Summer Fun (UPDATED)

4-H Summer Fun is a collection of fun educational workshops and hand-on activities planned especially for Johnston County youth. …

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Spend a Week at Camp

Johnston County 4-H will be taking a group of youth ages 8 – 14 to the Eastern Center 4-H …

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Citizenship North Carolina Focus

On June 13 – 15, 2018 youth 14 – 18 can participate in hands-on workshops, panel discussions, distinguished speakers, …

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Home Composting with Earthworms

Worms can turn food scraps into a soil amendment called vermicompost — worm castings — …

4/9/18

Appendix H. Community Gardening Resources

This appendix is part of the Extension Gardener Handbook and gives users to the tools …

2/14/18

How to Install a Package of Honey Bees

A step-by-step instruction and description of how to install and maintain a new colony of …

1/17/18

Eat Smart Move More North Carolina: Growing Communities Through Gardens

Gardens bring communities together. Not only are community gardens a good way to get more …

9/6/17

Swine Showmanship

This publication offers information on youth showmanship of swine.

Swine Exhibitor's Project Guide (7-8 Years of Age)

This factsheet offers information on showing swine for youth aged 7-8.

Swine Exhibitor's Project Guide (5-6 Years of Age)

This factsheet offers information on showing swine for youth aged 5-6.

Sheep Exhibitor's Project Guide (5-6 Years of Age)

This factsheet offers information on showing sheep for youth aged 5-6.