University of California 4-H Youth Development Program
University of California 4-H Youth Development Program
University of California 4-H Youth Development Program
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University of California 4-H Youth Development Program

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California has won the most national Avian Bowl titles of any state

2017 California 4-H Avian Bowl team

Thanks to the guidance and support of committed adult 4-H volunteers, the California 4-H teams have placed first in the National Avian Bowl 19 times, and second 7 times since 1989. See the full list of results. This year, besides California, there...

Posted on Monday, January 29, 2018 at 9:45 AM
  • Author: Lorin Hofmann-Lurz

Growing the Maker Movement in California 4-H

Fiona (teen leader) flying a drone

  From November 1 to November 5, Nikitha Fernandes, Santiago Piva, Fiona Reyes, and Curtis Ullerich attended the National Youth Maker Summit in Maryland. We attended this conference to reconnect with 4-H'ers who we met at the Computer Science...

Posted on Friday, January 5, 2018 at 5:10 PM
  • Author: Fiona Reyes
  • Author: Santiago Piva
  • Author: Nikitha Fernandes

CA 4-H Horticulture Team Places 1st, 2nd & 3rd in National Competition

Flower arranging workshop. Pictured: Ryan and his brother Nathan

Are you interested in plants? Or perhaps you'd simply like to learn a bit more about horticulture? Then you should consider trying out for the California 4-H Horticulture Team! Every year, there's a horticulture contest at State Field Day at UC Davis....

Posted on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 4:39 PM
  • Author: Ryan Chi

Yuba and Sutter County 4-H’ers Participate in MZAD Bio-security Research Project

4-H participants in the MZAD Project

Youth from 4-H programs in Yuba and Sutter counties participated in the recently-completed Mitigating Zoonotic and Animal Disease (MZAD) Project by the University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC ANR). As part of this...

Posted on Monday, November 27, 2017 at 11:33 AM
  • Author: Emma Simpson
  • Editor: Martin Smith

California 4-H Western Heritage team goes to Montana

CA Award winners: Front row: EmmaLee (brown skirt)-Kern County; Hope (knee-level coat)-Kern County; Christine (holding medal)-Kern County; Garrett-Kern County; 2nd Row: Thomas (2nd from right)-Santa Clara County

This year, for the first time ever, a 4-H Western Heritage team from California attended the National 4-H Western Heritage Conference and Championship Shoot, held August 1 – 3, 2017 in historic Fort Benton, Montana. Seven 4-H members from Kern...

Posted on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 5:42 PM
  • Author: John Borba

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