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4-H Youth Development

4-H is the largest youth development organization in North Carolina. Hundreds of thousands of young people learn the skills to succeed through 4-H educational programs and camps. NC State Extension and the Cooperative Extension Program at N.C. A&T State University conduct 4-H programs where youth learn by doing.

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Livestock Show Information

69th Annual Tyrrell County 4-H Livestock Show and Sale Wednesday April 18th, 2018 Pen Checks Pen checks will be starting in March. If …

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2nd Annual Tri-County S.T.E.M. Fair

Get Ready for the 2nd Annual 4-H Tri-County S.T.E.M. Fair!! Date TBD Vernon James Center in Plymouth Set-up: 5:30Pm Judging: 6:00pm Tyrrell County 4-H …

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NED Teen Retreat 2018

CALLING ALL TEENS!!! The Northeast District invites you to join us in Dare County for our 2018 Teen Retreat march …

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2018 Livestock Show

A New Year means it’s time to start working on our 2018 Livestock Show and Sale! Here is our Application. These are …

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4-H Culinary Confection Contest

The Next Great Baker! Tyrrell County 4-H is taking over the ECA’s Culinary Confection Contest for River Town Christmas. Winners …

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Project Record and Portfolio Guidelines

Don’t forget Project Record Books will be due Dec. 29th. Pages can be found online at: https://nc4h.ces.ncsu.edu/youth-3/4-h-awards-incentives-programs-2/. Those COMPETING (9 …

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4-H SPIN Clubs

Check out our up coming SPIN Clubs and Sign Up Today!! 4-H SPIN Clubs SPIN Club Registration …

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Summer Newsletter 2017

Wow we had a busy, but oh-so amazing summer! Check out our Summer Newsletter to recap everything we have done …

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NED 4-H Ag-Science Camp

Northeast District 4-H Ag Science Camp Who: Rising 6th-10th Graders When: July 24-26th Where: Wesleyan College, Rocky Mount, NC Cost: $100 (Covers lodging, …

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Home Composting with Earthworms

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Appendix H. Community Gardening Resources

This appendix is part of the Extension Gardener Handbook and gives users to the tools …

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How to Install a Package of Honey Bees

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Swine Showmanship

This publication offers information on youth showmanship of swine.

Diagram of swine body parts.

Swine Exhibitor's Project Guide (7-8 Years of Age)

This factsheet offers information on showing swine for youth aged 7-8.

Diagram of swine body parts.

Swine Exhibitor's Project Guide (5-6 Years of Age)

This factsheet offers information on showing swine for youth aged 5-6.

Diagram of sheep body parts.

Sheep Exhibitor's Project Guide (5-6 Years of Age)

This factsheet offers information on showing sheep for youth aged 5-6.