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4-H Youth Development

4-H is the largest youth development organization in North Carolina, educating hundreds of thousands of young people each year. Extension’s 4-H program is growing the next generation of leaders and equipping youth with the skills to succeed.

Cover photo for February 20, 2019 4-H Newsletter

February 20, 2019 4-H Newsletter

Spring isn’t here yet, but 4-H is getting ready! Coming soon are, Virginia Tech Livestock Judging Field Day, NC …

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PLANT SALE!

It’s time for the annual N.C. Cooperative Extension of Lincoln County plant sale again!! We are offering BLACKBERRY, BLUEBERRY, …

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New 4-H WHEP Club Offered

Check out the new WHEP Club “Growing” at Lincoln County 4-H! WHEP, or Wildlife Habitat Education Program, is designed to …

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4-H Animal Science Club Requirements

If you’re interested in animals, join the 4-H Animal Science Club! Here’s how! For more information, contact April Dillon at …

Recent Publications related to 4-H Youth Development

Animal Appetites

This educational resource for children aged 9-12 explores food preferences in animals through inquiry-based learning …

Nature's Footprints

This educational resource for children aged 9-12 explains how to identify a wide variety of …

Hunting and Fishing Sportsmanship

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains basic rules for being a good sportsman …

Wild Game: From Field to Table

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains how to properly handle, store, dress and …

Urban Wildlife: Our Animal Neighbors

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains how to observe urban wildlife, record information …

Talking Turkey

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains how to recognize and record wild turkey …

Monitoring Macroinvertebrates

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains how to collect and identify stream insects …

Sharing Space with Wildlife

This educational resource for children aged 13-15 explains how to identify nuisance wildlife situations and …