Teens and safety rarely go hand in hand, but the next generation of agricultural producers is proving that safety is an important part of rural work and life.
Teens and safety rarely go hand in hand, but the next generation of agricultural producers is proving that safety is an important part of rural work and life. Teams of 4-H youth from throughout the commonwealth displayed a wealth of knowledge during the Pennsylvania State University Farm Safety and Health Quiz Bowl, held at the 2014 Ag Progress Days on Wednesday, August 13.
The 4-H livestock sale was held 6:00PM Monday night at the Shippensburg Fairgrounds.
The Cumberland County Extension Board of Directors awarded the 2014 Rosemarie Peiffer 4-H Educational Award to Benjamin Jackson at their June 3, 2014 meeting.
Cumberland County 4-H is gearing up for its annual 4-H Ag Science Day Camp, scheduled for June 24 and 25.
My name is Kelsey Hurley and I attend Juniata College in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania.
Cumberland County 4-H is preparing for its 4-H Activity Days, scheduled for July 16 and August 1. The Activity Days will be held in the Carlisle and Newville areas, concentrating on project exploration.
Thirty-four Pennsylvania 4-H members attended the 2013 National 4-H Congress, held Nov. 29-Dec. 3 in Atlanta, Ga. Each year, 4-H members from across the United States and its territories come together to participate in the event, which includes educational, service-learning and recreational opportunities. Forty-five states and Puerto Rico were represented in Atlanta, with approximately 735 delegates in attendance. National 4-H Congress has been a 4-H tradition for more than 90 years.
Cumberland County is currently home to the 2013-2014 State 4-H President Nathan Repetz and State FFA President Christopher Toevs.
The 4-H office has Giant "Cash for Causes" Gift Cards you can purchase for their valued price; and use just like cash, when paying for items at the local Giant Food Store. If your family shops at any Giant Food Store, this is for you!
University Park, Pa. — Pennsylvania 4-H will increase its annual fee for the program to $20 from $10, beginning Oct. 1, 2013. The increase — the first in 10 years — will offset rising costs of 4-H curricula development, project offerings and project books, leader guides, officer books and other program support
You will begin to receive the 4-h News & Notes via email in the next couple months.
Great Gifts are available in the 4-H Office. December special: FREE gift with purchase!
Members and volunteers, please remember to review and submit your printed re-enrollment forms to your club organizational leader by December 31, 2013.
Ag honors Duane Duncans' 55 years of service culminate in hall of fame induction.
Rock Springs, PA. Teens and safety rarely go hand in hand, but the next generation of agricultural producers is proving that safety is an important part of rural work and life. Five teams of 4-H youth from throughout the commonwealth displayed a wealth of knowledge during the Pennsylvania State University Farm Safety and Health Quiz Bowl, held at the 2013 Ag Progress Days on Wednesday, August 14.
What started with growing crops and raising animals for production and meat has now evolved into a wide variety of activities and programs for youth enthusiasts. 4-H was started with projects such as corn planting and raising livestock but now 4-H has more to offer; teaching personal skills while achieving career success. The Cumberland County 4-H program offers involvement for any interest, and provides personal achievement for youth in our community.
Cumberland County 4-H member, Ben Jackson, will be representing Pennsylvania 4-H at this year’s National 4-H Congress in November in Atlanta, Georgia.
The red carpet was rolled out for our annual 4-H Achievement Banquet that was held on Saturday, October 22 at the New Kingstown Fire Hall.