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4-H Youth Development

4-H is the largest youth development organization in North Carolina, educating hundreds of thousands of young people each year. Extension’s 4-H program is growing the next generation of leaders and equipping youth with the skills to succeed.

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4-H S.B.I. Academy

YOU BE THE DETECTIVE… Come & learn how to crack a murder mystery case, as you become a Crime Scene …

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2015 4-H Summer Camp

Hyde County 4-H is headed to the 4-H Eastern Center June 14-19, 2015! Please contact Natalie Wayne (252) 926-4489 or Lee …

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4-H Livestock Show

24th Annual Hyde County 4-H Livestock Show The 24th Annual Hyde County 4-H Livestock Show is set for Wednesday, April …

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2015 NED 4-H Teen Retreat

Come join us… “DOWN ON THE WATER” March 14-15, 2015 Beaufort County, North Carolina Register today! Below you will find the registration form, …

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Chicken and Rabbit Show

The 2nd Annual Hyde County 4-H Chicken and Rabbit Show is set for Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 10 …

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A Summary of the National 4-H Science: Building a 4-H STEM Career Pathway Initiative

This publication summarizes an evaluation of the 4-H Science: Building a 4-H STEM Career Pathway …

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Eat Smart Move More North Carolina: Growing Communities Through Gardens

Gardens bring communities together. Not only are community gardens a good way to get more …

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Searching for ripe tomatoes.

Snacking and Cooking with Warm-Season Produce from Childcare Production Gardens

This publication includes simple recipes that childcare center cooks and educators can use to engage …

Stirring kale and dressing for a winter salad.

Snacking and Cooking With Cool-Season Produce From Childcare Production Gardens

This publication includes simple recipes that childcare center cooks and educators can use to engage …

Raised beds with a crop of kale (left) and mustard greens (rt).

Growing Cool-Season Vegetables in Childcare Production Gardens

This publication focuses on easy-to-grow, child-friendly, cool-season vegetables suitable for childcare center gardening. This is …

Raised beds with a mix of warm-season fruits and vegetables.

Growing Warm-Season Fruits and Vegetables in Childcare Production Gardens

This publication focuses on easy-to-grow, child-friendly, warm-season fruits and vegetables suitable for childcare center gardening. …

Harvesting beans from a vine-covered teepee.

Creating Childcare Center Production Gardens

This publication focuses on developing fruit and vegetable production gardens in the Outdoor Learning Environment …

Photo: Little fingers loosening roots before planting.

Growing and Cooking Fruits and Vegetables at Childcare Centers

This factsheet summarizes the benefits of fruit and vegetable gardening with children. It includes age-appropriate …