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“4-H is More Than Agriculture” National 4-H Week

Hillsboro, ND — We continue on with National 4-H Week and sharing the many great opportunities it provides for millions of kids across the nation. Locally we tend to associate 4-H with agriculture and livestock, but Traill County Extension Educator Jill Lagein says 4-H is for anybody and everybody who wants to learn and explore.…
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October 8, 2021 0

Mahnomen 4-H Celebrating National 4-H Week

Mahnomen, MN — This week is National 4-H Week! National 4-H week is a time highlight the remarkable 4-H in our communities and showcases the incredible experiences that the organization offers to young people. Many 4-H organizations this week are participating in various activities and challenges to celebrate the occasion and promote their clubs, according…
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October 6, 2021 0

Norman County 4-H Hosts Achievement Day and Get Green Activities During Fun in the Flatlands

Ada, MN — In conjunction with this past weekend’s Fun in the Flatlands and Pioneer Days, the Norman County 4-H was also busy on the Norman County Fairgrounds with their annual Achievement Days and other activities. Norman County Extension Educator Linda Houglum says 4-H’ers showed off their fall produce exhibits, participated in the parade, and…
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September 14, 2021 0

North Dakota’s Top 4-H Showman Team Up with State Leaders at North Dakota State Fair

Bismarck, ND — In a bit of a role reversal, 24 North Dakota leaders had the opportunity to try their hand at 4-H livestock showmanship during the first-ever 4-H Leadership Showmanship Contest at the North Dakota State Fair last month. Two dozen North Dakota 4-H’ers who won champion or reserve champion at the intermediate and…
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August 19, 2021 0

Norman County 4-H to be Well Represented at MN State Fair

Ada, MN — The Minnesota State Fair returns a week from now and once again Norman County will be well represented, specifically when it comes to 4-H. Most of the 4-H’ers will be present either during the Livestock encampment, which is August 25th – 29th, or the General encampment, which runs September 2nd – 4th.…
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August 19, 2021 0

Norman/Polk 4-H Ag Livestock Day Camp

Ada, MN — Today the Norman County 4-H is hosting a day camp filled with fun adventures for grades K-3.  This Saturday, August 14th they will be hosting another day camp at the Norman County Fairgrounds, but for grades 3-5, for those interested in agriculture, and specifically livestock. Whether you are interested in learning more…
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August 10, 2021 0

Register Now for Norman County 4-H Day Camp

Ada, MN — The Norman County 4-H will host their annual 4-H Day Camp this coming Tuesday, August 10th at the Norman County Fairgrounds. It’s open to youth in kindergarten through 3rd grade and there is no cost to participate. Registration begins at 8:30am with opening ceremonies and welcome at 9am. Norman County Extension Educator…
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August 5, 2021 0

Mahnomen County Fair 4-H, FFA Livestock and Exhibit Showcase

Luke Donner told us about his many projects at the fair including his Polypay Sheep, Echo. Ashlyn Accobee showed a rabbit (below) at the fair receiving a blue ribbon. Xander Accobee didn’t get to show his rabbit Oreo (above) but told us about some of his other 4-H projects. Thor Askelson showed a few projects…
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July 24, 2021 0

Two Days of Fun & 4-H at the Mahnomen County Fair Begins Thursday!

Mahnomen, MN — The Mahnomen County Fair returns for their 104th annual showing for two days of family fun and 4-H activities this Thursday and Friday, July 22nd and 23rd at the Mahnomen County Fairgrounds. Over those two days, there will be lots of livestock and exhibit judging, bouncy games, music, food, and grandstand entertainment,…
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July 22, 2021 0

4-H Drone Camp

Cambridge, MN — Youth in 4-H interested in learning more about Drones and their practical uses in agriculture are encouraged to sign up for a three day 4-H Drone Camp in Cambridge, MN on Tuesday, August 17th through August 19th! It’s open to those who have completed Grade 6 and up. Norman County Extension 4-H…
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July 13, 2021 0