Ching-Han "Jean" Huang, 17, a member of Florida 4-H, has won the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Art Contest.
The contest asks young artists to show their appreciation for Florida farmers through their original artwork. ... READ MORE
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La carrera de Sandy Hernández como Voluntario 4-H comenzó con un pequeño gesto de amabilidad hace más ... READ MORE
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Sandy Hernandez’s career as a 4-H volunteer began with a simple act of kindness.
Known as “Mr. H” to the hundreds of youth he has worked with over the years, Hernandez got involved in 4-H when he was the coordinator ... READ MORE
As we continue to monitor COVID-19 in Florida, I wanted to take a moment to update our UF/IFAS Extension community about our current status, best practices and next steps.
Please call your local UF/IFAS Extension office ... READ MORE
By Emily Eubanks
ST. AUGUSTINE, FL—The Florida Master Gardener program, part of the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, recently created a Legacy Fund to help support educational projects directly ... READ MORE
By Kim Scotto
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – What is the principal softwood used for lumber in Massachusetts? On what continent are maples most abundant? What is a liquid product of wood that is used in mixing paints?* At the 39th National ... READ MORE
GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Ashlyn McDevitt is soft spoken by nature, but when she and her horse get in the show ring, her demeanor sends a message that’s loud and clear.
“I smile at the judges and walk around like I own the arena,” she said. ... READ MORE
GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Mary Bartosek made sure each of her eight children was a 4-H member. But she didn’t stop there. As a 4-H club leader in Brevard County for more than 20 years, she brought hundreds more youth into the program, where she ... READ MORE
GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Rachel Dowell wouldn’t call herself a risk-taker. But compared to most 16 year olds, she’ll soon be miles ahead — more than 7,000 miles ahead.
That’s the distance she’ll travel this July when she leaves her ... READ MORE
Florida 4-H alumnus Morris Steen says 4-H is one of his favorite things to talk about. His lifelong commitment to the program shows just how passionate he is about youth development.
“The tenets of 4-H have followed me throughout my ... READ MORE