4-H National Youth Science Day 2017 – Incredible Wearables and More!!

The 2017 4-H National Youth Science Day curriculum has been released! This year’s engineering challenge Incredible Wearables- is a fun way for kids to build wearable fitness trackers. From watches and eye wear to fashion and virtual reality headsets, wearable technologies are fast becoming the must-have accessory for forward thinkers. This year’s challenge will see […]

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Dunn County 4-H: National 4-H Volunteer e-Forum 2017

Hi 4-H Member and Leaders – This year Dunn County will be hosting all three National 4-H Volunteer e-Forum Training sessions!! Our sessions in Dunn County will be held approximately a week after each training was ‘live’ across the nation. If you would like to attend a live session please email smhintz@co.dunn.wi.us for a list […]

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Raising Rabbits 101

If chickens aren’t your style, why not try raising rabbits! Here are some great reasons why you could raise rabbits! The benefits of raising rabbits are varied and have been contributing companionship, food, fur and other products to their American keepers — urban and rural — since about 1900, when they first were imported from […]

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4-H Meat Animal Project: Webinar on the new YQCA program

Hi Dunn County 4-H Members and Families – Please see the message below, sent from our Extension Youth Livestock Specialist, Bernadette (Bernie) O’Rourke, on the transition from MAQA to the new program Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA). Stephanie Hintz 4-H Program Assistant _______________________________________   All, (Exhibitors, Parents & Guardians, UW Extension, Agri-Science Teachers, […]

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2017 NATIONAL 4-H DAIRY CONFERENCE – Applications are now being accepted

APPLICATIONS ARE AVAILABLE FOR THE 2017 NATIONAL 4-H DAIRY CONFERENCE Applications are now being accepted to represent Wisconsin at the National 4-H Dairy Conference on October 1, 2017 through October 4, 2017 in Madison, WI. More than 200 students from 30 states are expected to attend the conference where they will learn about new farm technologies, dairy processing, how […]

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