Youth of all walks of life (urban and rural) are involved in the 4-H poultry program. The 4-H poultry projects are some of the most popular 4-H programs in Pennsylvania.
Project work is the backbone of the 4-H poultry program. Project areas are offered to youth 9 to 18 years old. Subjects include embryology, raising and rearing poultry, and poultry and egg consumer projects. These projects are what motivate youth to learn teamwork, develop interpersonal skills, build enthusiasm and enjoy challenges.
Centre County 4-H Leader Receives Carolyn Blum Memorial PA Poultry Youth Service Award
May 8, 2013Centre County 4-H leader is recognized for her years of service and outstanding success in working with the 4-H poultry program.
Pennsylvania 4-H Poultry Delegation Excels at National Contest
November 30, 2012The 4-H poultry judging team swept the National Poultry Judging contest and delegate wins National Turkey BBQ Presentation Contest held in Louisville, KY Nov. 14-15; others placed in top five.
Penn State's Poultry Judging Team Wins National Honors
November 11, 2012Penn State Department of Animal Science's poultry judging team placed second overall at the 47th Annual National Collegiate Poultry Judging held in Fayetteville, AK Nov. 4-6.