Tioga County 4-H
Tioga County 4-H News
Youth Poultry 101
April 3, 2014The program is designed for all youth 12 years of age and older and adults who enjoy teaching youth about poultry. Any youth interested in poultry is welcome (FFA Members, 4-H members and youth 12-18 that are not members of any youth program are welcome). This is NOT an Adult Small Flock Program
Keystone Goat Producers to offer equipment scholarship to junior members
April 3, 2014The Keystone Goat Producers Association (KGPA) will be offering an equipment scholarship to junior members of the KGPA. The KGPA Board of Directors has voted to double the size of this scholarship! In 2014, two (2) individual scholarships will be offered, one being a goat stand, the other being a blower. All interested applicants need their parents’ permission and must send in the completed form and a short essay.
Raise Your Hand for 4-H!
April 3, 2014Pennsylvania 4-H Needs Your Help - We have a tremendous opportunity before us!
Regional 4-H Fashion Revue Date Set
April 3, 2014Thursday, June 26 at the Mehoopany Baptist Church in Wyoming County from 9:30 a.m. – 2:15 p.m. (Registration due by June 10)
Tioga County Youth Field Day
April 2, 2014Registration for the Tioga County Youth Field Day is now open and available on the Pennsylvania Game Commission website. The event is Saturday, August 16th at the Ives Run Recreation Area. Registration is limited. (This is not an Extension event. You must register via the Game Commission site, or call the number listed below).
Pennsylvania 4-H News
August 13, 2014Pennsylvania was one of 12 state teams that competed in the 35th annual National 4-H Forestry Invitational from Sunday, July 27, through Thursday, July 31. Teams from Alabama, New York, and Georgia placed first, second, and third respectively. Florida, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Tennessee, and Virginia were also represented at this year’s Invitational.
Lebanon County 4-H Club Sends Rabbits to Haiti
July 30, 2014The Rags to Rabbits 4-H Club in Lebanon County has a Haitian connection. This year a 15 year old youth currently serving with his family as missionaries in Haiti enrolled in the Lebanon County 4-H Club to learn more about rabbits.
4-H Forestry Project Skills Training Offered This Fall!
July 9, 2014A PA 4-H Forestry Project Skills Training is planned for 4-H youth (age 12 and up), 4-H adults and 4-H Leaders.
Nancy Hottle Honored
June 11, 2014Pennsylvania 4-H is proud to recognize Nancy Hottle of Coopersburg, PA, for her commitment to Penn State Extension's 4-H Youth Development Program and the community. Nancy is named the 2014 North East Region Salute to Pennsylvania Excellence 4-H Outstanding Lifetime Volunteer.
Anna “Mickey” Peters, 4-H Leader, Honored
June 11, 2014The National Association of Extension 4-H Agents Hall of Fame Task Force proudly announces that Anna “Mickey” Peters, 4-H Leader in Centre County, Pennsylvania, will be inducted into the National 4-H Hall of Fame 2014 Class on October 10, 2014 at the National 4-H Center.