Mercer County 4-H
Mercer County 4-H News
A Message From Jen
February 23, 2015Hello, my name is Jen McKinley and I am very excited to be the new 4-H Extension Assistant in Mercer County!
Animal Science Opportunity
February 12, 2015AgDiscovery is a two week residential outreach program sponsored by different United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Animal Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) programs for high school students in partnership with selected universities.
Teen Council Re-organization Meeting – March 10
February 5, 2015Youth ages 13 to 19, consider attending our Teen Council Re-organization meeting on Tuesday, March 10 at 7:00 pm in the Mercer Extension auditorium.
PA 4-H Week
February 5, 2015March 15-21 has been set aside as Pennsylvania 4-H Awareness Week.
National Safe Tractor & Machinery Operation Program
February 5, 2015In order to comply with the Fair Labor Standards Act, youth between the ages of 14 to 16 years of age must be certified to operate farm tractors and certain machinery on farms other than their parents.
Pennsylvania 4-H News
February 24, 2015Here's what's happening in the State 4-H Office in case you missed it!
February 23, 2015Exciting new statewide opportunity for 4-H’ers ages 13-18 who are enrolled in a horse, horseless, livestock, or vet science project. Camp workshops will focus on science and will be hands-on in nature.
Learn About Pennsylvania's Forests and Wildlife!
January 30, 2015The PA 4-H Wildlife & Forestry Educational Field Day is a state level experience for all 4-H youth. It is slated this year for April 25, 2015, and will take place in Rock Springs, PA (at The Ag Progress Days Site), 12 miles south of State College, PA. No advance preparation is necessary for participants.
January 19, 2015Present and former 4-H members in Pennsylvania who are currently attending Penn State University may be eligible for the 2015 Baker 4-H Scholarship.
Lady Lions Pink Zone Game Day is March 1
January 13, 2015Due to the success of the 4-H Day with the Lady Lions, the Lady Lions and Bryce Jordan Center Staff have extended an invitation to all 4-H members, leaders and families to attend the 2015 Pink Zone at Penn State Game on Sunday, March 1, 2015. (Time will be announced as soon as it is released.) Be sure to wear your pink!