Clearfield County 4-H

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Clearfield County 4-H News

NYSD is also held in conjunction with National 4-H Week!
2017 4 H National Youth Science Day Challenge: Incredible Wearables
March 3, 2017
Put your engineering skills to the test!
Advocates of Penn State agricultural research and extension rally at the Capitol in support of state funding on March 9, 2016.
2015-2016 Pennsylvania State Budget News
March 14, 2016
Follow the latest news on the 2015-2016 PA state budget impasse and the potential impact on Penn State agricultural research and Penn State Extension, including programs such as 4-H
Multi-County Animal Science Day
March 8, 2016
Animal Science Day will be held on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at the Clinton County Fairgrounds. Workshops will include the Quality Animal Management training (formally know as GPP) and many other fun and interactive ways to gain knowledge about your species! Register today!
Quality Animal Management (GPP) Training Date
March 8, 2016
Required for 4-H'ers enrolled in ANY animal science project, whether exhibiting (showing) that project or not. Training will be included during the Multi-County Animal Science Day, May 7, 2016, at the Clinton County Fairgrounds. Mark your calendars now and register online today...
Rockin' Out to Citizenship: Pennsylvania 4-H Capital Days
February 4, 2016
The Early Bird discount has been extended to March 23, 2016! The 2016 Pennsylvania 4-H Capital Days will be held April 16-18 (Saturday-Monday) in Harrisburg, PA. Capital Days is a 3-day experiential program designed to teach 4-H’ers ages 14-18 about citizenship and civic engagement and provides an opportunity to share 4-H stories and be heard by those who make the decisions, set the budget and change laws for our state. This annual event also provides participants the opportunity to share with Legislators the impact 4-H has on youth and their communities across the state and nationwide. Capital Days delegates will attend a Harrisburg Senators game, enjoy a pre-game all-you-can-eat buffet, and Senators giveaways.

Pennsylvania 4-H News

Pennsylvania 4-H’ers, from left, Jayden Dennis, Sophia Manidis, and Jadyn Heck-Hoppes identify invasive species. (Photo courtesy of Deborah Dietrich)
Stop the Invasion: Unwanted Plants, Bugs and Other Pests
June 27, 2017
Penn State Extension and Pennsylvania 4-H, with funding from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, created Stop the Invasion: Unwanted Plants, Bugs and Other Pests, a hands-on curriculum to address the threat of invasive species.
Youth in the Science Track of the 2017 Wildlife and Forestry Field Day learned to apply wildlife and forestry knowledge in on-site skills sessions. A sign language interpreter (center) assisted in explaining tree measuring technique.
Members Learn, Explore and Compete at 4-H Wildlife and Forestry Field Day
May 18, 2017
The 2017 4-H Wildlife and Forestry Field Day, held at Rock Springs, PA, was another “wild” success! 4-H youth and adults from across the state explored the wildlife and forestry sciences. The event featured an Exploratory Track for younger 4-H youth and a Science Track for teens. The theme for the Exploratory Track presented tools and methods for wildlife and forestry research, while the Science Track focused on applying research knowledge to managing forests and wildlife.
Kessler's Extension career began in 1969
Pennsylvania Man to Join National 4-H Hall of Fame
May 11, 2017
Robert Kessler, former Extension Agent in Franklin County, to be inducted this fall.
Julia stands in front of the National 4-H Conference Center
4-H National Conference Highlight: Julia
April 21, 2017
Julia Jumper is a 4-H member in Westmoreland County.
Jared is a Crawford County 4-H'er
4-H National Conference Highlight: Jared
April 21, 2017
Crawford county 4-Her Jared Rose learned about the "Science of Music" by partnering with the Smithsonian.