When is it important to use proper table manners? Always! Proper table manners have a place at the table, no matter where you are, who you are, or who you are with. Manners help us make a good impression and give confidence in social settings. ... READ MORE
Historically, humans and poultry have interacted in many ways beyond owning chickens as farm animals. From domesticated fowl being used for meat and egg production to fancy breeds being shown in competition, ducks, chickens, turkeys, and other ... READ MORE
Once again, we planted our pumpkin patch at UF/IFAS Hastings!
But this year, we doubled the number of varieties planted! Of the dozen tested, three are meant for seed roasting while seven are ideal for baking. After our first successful year ... READ MORE
Are you in need of pumpkins for the fall season?
Get your pumpkins from St. Johns County 4-H!
The start of a new 4-H year brought new youth and new ideas to the St. Johns County 4-H Program. Of these new ideas, the 4-H Pumpkin Project was initiated. ... READ MORE
Interested in joining a 4-H club or project? Enroll Now!
This year, St. Johns County 4-H has a total of fifteen clubs and projects available to St. Johns County youth. These projects range in subject from sewing to horses, and even fishing! ... READ MORE
As summer comes to a close, St. Johns County 4-H is taking a look back at some of the fun-filled summer day camps that took place. At the end of July, fourteen youth participated in the two-day Animal Science Camp. During this camp, youth learned ... READ MORE
Have you ever wondered what our youth on the St. Johns County 4-H Horse Judging and Hippology teams do?
St. Johns County 4-H is proud to have youth actively participating on both the horse judging and hippology teams. Each year, these youth ... READ MORE
Raising Cane in Hastings
Last November, 4-H youth and their families took part in the "Raising Cane in Hastings" 4-H project. UF/IFAS St. Johns County Extension agents and staff from the Hastings Agricultural Extension Center hosted this hands ... READ MORE
4-H Horse projects provide youth and volunteers the opportunity to learn about horses. Horses can inspire youth to achieve goals and build life skills. Youth learn about horse care, health, and training which can give them the tools to become ... READ MORE
4-H Clover Awards
Youth recognition is an important part of the 4-H experience. The 4-H Youth Development Program provides a variety of opportunities to recognize youth for their project work and participation throughout the year. Clover Awards ... READ MORE