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4-H Project Selection


November 1, 2022

4-H Projects 4-H members can choose from various projects focusing on science, engineering, technology, animals, agriculture, food & nutrition, outdoor adventures, marine science, public speaking, art, and wildlife. Any project that a 4-H'ers ... READ MORE

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White peach scale infests this peach branch, causing branch die back.

Invasive Plants


November 1, 2022

The Impact of 4-H Youth 4-H began because adults in the farming community were unwilling to learn new agricultural technologies in the late 1800s. To combat this issue, researchers began tapping into youth. These researchers discovered that ... READ MORE

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4-H youth gives demonstration speech

County Events Day and Share The Fun


February 1, 2022

What is County Events Day? County Events Day is an excellent opportunity for 4-H members to showcase their knowledge on a topic of their choice. This event is open to junior, intermediate, and senior-level 4-H’ers. Cloverbud members will ... READ MORE

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4-H Kick Off Party

Lake County 4-H Information


November 12, 2021

4-H is a family affair with many opportunities where children and parents can participate with common interests. The 4-H program's success depends upon parental support and involvement. By being involved in 4-H, parents can ensure the best growth ... READ MORE

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4-H Kick Off Party

History of 4-H


November 12, 2021

Inception of 4-H 4-H has been recognized nationally since the start of the 20th century. A.B. Graham is known as the founder of 4-H. Graham started one of the first rural youth programs in Ohio in 1902. The first clubs were called “The Tomato ... READ MORE

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4-H Kick Off Party

Join Lake County 4-H


November 12, 2021

Why 4-H? The start of the new school year gets parents thinking of extracurricular programs to get their children involved with. There are many programs for parents to choose from and it can feel overwhelming. 4-H is a positive youth development ... READ MORE

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Life Lessons Through Livestock


November 12, 2021

For youth growing up in Lake County, FL showing livestock at the county fair has been a tradition for 100 years. Over the years, youth showing livestock have developed many life skills as they complete the last portion of their livestock project ... READ MORE

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