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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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Fall Showcase 2018

BECAUSE OF A FLAW IN HOW GOOGLE CREATES FORMS, YOU CANNOT ENTER MULTIPLE ITEMS IN THE SAME CLASS ON …

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PSSI Words of Wisdom

Alexandra “Alex” Baughns of Orange Park, FL recently attended the Poultry Science Summer Institute (PSSI) and shared some advice …

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

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Swine Showmanship

This publication offers information on youth showmanship of swine.