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Wisconsin Ag in the Classroom — Essay Opportunity for 4th and 5th graders

  Wisconsin Ag in the Classroom offers an annual essay contest for fourth and fifth grade students. Each year the topic has specific lesson plans, activities and other resources that teachers and home school parents can use to teach about Wisconsin agriculture. The 2016-17 topic is “Tell us about cranberry production in Wisconsin during one […]

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4-H Family Trip — Soar with the Eagles!

Have you ever wondered: How much does an eagle weigh? What it would be like to climb into an eagle’s nest? Test your strength against an eagle’s? How big is their wingspan? The answers and more await you in an engaging and entertaining live eagle program at the National Eagle Center in Wabasha, MN! Please […]

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4-H Youth and Volunteers Take a Bow at Recognition Banquet

Congratulations to Amy Hardy, 4-H Volunteer of the Year!  Many other youth and adults were also recognized. Complete program here, 2016 Final Program in Booklet Newsletter. Courtney Moser, was named the 2016 Dr. James W. Crowley Dairy Leadership Award at the county and state level. Our apologies to Courtney, as she was not recognized at […]

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Dive In, Dissect and Discover Dairy!

Youth Leadership Derby   Youth Leadership Derby, sponsored by Professional Dairy Producers of Wisconsin (PDPW), is scheduled for April 22-23 in Colby, Wis. This lock-in style event is perfect for youth who have an interest in real-world science, leadership development and hands-on learning in the agriculture industry. More importantly, students say they have an amazing […]

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Leader Retreat coming in 2017

Our 4-H Leader Retreat is set for Saturday, March 18th in the lower level hospital conference rooms at Vernon Memorial Healthcare. Please plan to join us from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. featuring a potluck lunch. You are all such good cooks, please bring your recipe to share. We look forward to representation from all […]

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New Name for WNEP!

A successful nutrition education program is getting a new name to make it relevant and accessible to more audiences.

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It’s A New 4-H Year!

Happy New Year — 4-H New Year, that is!  Stay up to date with everything going on by reading the Voice of 4-H.  Here’s the latest, g-newsletter-october-november

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4-H Appreciation Baskets Delivered

Celebrating National 4-H Week is a great time for the Vernon County 4-H Youth Development Program to show our appreciation to the Vernon County Broadcaster and WVRQ Radio for their consistent support in helping us tell the 4-H story all year long.  Village Market Floral Department is a great supporter of 4-H also, often helping us inflate all […]

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