Fall isn't fall until you have eaten your first piece of pumpkin pie. Pumpkins are enjoyed by many people, never knowing how they originally got their start in traditional America.
The word pumpkin originated from the Greek work ... READ MORE
Each year, after reviewing submissions from universities around the US, the National 4-H Council chooses a project for the National Youth Science Day (NYSD). This year, the project was to design a wearable health monitor! County 4-H programs ... READ MORE
The New York Life Insurance and the National 4-H Council Foundation has awarded the Orange County 4-H Program a grant totaling $100,000 to fund the JUNTOS 4-H program. Juntos (pronounced "Who-n-toes") means "Together" in Spanish and the program ... READ MORE
"To Make The Best Better"
This year has been very exciting for Lafayette 4-H Club. There has been a growing interest from the older youth and the younger kids are taking note of the excitement. ... READ MORE
By Dallas Daniels, 4-H/Youth Development Agent
Youth development is essential in preparing children to meet the challenges of adulthood. 4-H is the perfect organization to prepare today's youth. Over 100 years ago, 4-H began and since ... READ MORE
You're finally a senior...so what's next?
In fall of 2017, the UF IFAS Alachua County Extension and the Alachua County Sheriff Department will come alongside "at-risk" high school seniors at Hawthorne High School and Newberry High School to ... READ MORE
What is “STEAM”?
Science, technology, engineering, agriculture (or art!), and math! It is important that youth have opportunities to engage in these fields, as they instill critical thinking, curiosity, global engagement, and the confidence ... READ MORE