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Latest posts on the California 4-H Grown blog

How 4-H'ers can help with disaster relief

Chris and Nancy Brown embrace while searching through the remains of their home, leveled by the Camp Fire in Paradise, California Noah Berger/AP

The past few years California and the nation have faced devastating natural disasters. When we see images of devastation and loss on the news and Internet our first instinct is to mobilize, organize, and help those that are in need.   In the past week California has been hit hard again with wildfires in...

Posted on Monday, November 19, 2018 at 4:45 PM
  • Author: Jenna Colburn

Take a time-in at the Mindfulness Retreat

Group yoga on the beach

We asked teens who attended last year's 2017 Mindfulness Retreat: "What were the highlights of the Mindfulness Retreat for you? What did you learn from the retreat that would be useful for teens?" Jada: The mindfulness retreat was refreshing for me to be able to worry about nothing but the present. I loved the morning...

Posted on Friday, September 7, 2018 at 2:01 PM
  • Author: Jada Ho
  • Author: TJ Suit
  • Author: Rose Fiorenza
  • Author: Addyson Rubin
  • Editor: Suzanne Morikawa

Siskiyou County Hi 4-H helps animal owners prepare for fire season

Siskiyou County Hi 4-H members presenting at Cal Focus

Siskiyou County is one of California's most rural counties. Forest fires and other natural disasters are often a concern for our communities. Many of our residents own pets and livestock, but we lack the agency resources to help with pet/livestock emergency evacuation. With fire season already starting, Siskiyou County's...

Posted on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at 4:56 PM
  • Author: Emily Jackson

New Promotional Ad Contest at State Field Day

Let's create some new advertising images!

Do you have a phone? Do you love to draw, paint, or capture moments with cameras or other electronic devices? More importantly, do you love 4-H? Help promote 4-H by designing a promotional advertisement that can be used on websites, social media (Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter) and also in print. Advertising is how a...

Posted on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 11:13 AM
  • Author: Kate Lyn Sutherland

My National Experience

2018 Western National Roundup California delegates

What is it like to participate on a national competition team? Find out through the experiences of 4-H'ers Thomas Aquino, Cory Carlson, and Emily Cullins - delegates who represented California 4-H at the Western National Roundup in Denver, Colorado in January, 2018. They qualified for the team by placing at the California...

Posted on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 11:22 AM
  • Author: Thomas Aquino
  • Author: Cory Carlson
  • Author: Emily Cullins
  • Editor: Suzanne Morikawa

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