4-H Youth Livestock Project Update on COVID-19

3/20/2020 County Weigh-Ins The University of Wisconsin Division of Extension is requiring all 4-H Clubs and 4-H Groups that coordinate/lead livestock weigh-ins to postpone or cancel these activities effective immediately.  Some counties have beef weigh-ins that should delay. In general, lamb weigh-ins are farther out on the calendar. Swine weigh-ins, in most cases, have been discontinued […]

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Wisconsin 4-H and COVID-19 Response

Dear 4-H participants and volunteers, We hope that this correspondence finds you healthy and safe.  Over the course of the past week, the guidance around maintaining social distance to reduce spread of Covid-19 has changed several times.  We are following the guidance of public health authorities and UW-Madison about how long we might expect to […]

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Cloverbud Lesson Plans

Year-Three Cloverbud Lesson Plans Available

Our year-three lesson plans for Cloverbud are now available. We are excited for this installment of learning activities for youth in five-year-old kindergarten through second grade. These lesson plans follow our experiential learning model and include materials and supplies which are affordable and accessible for all. You can download the lesson plans on the Cloverbuds […]

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2019 Fall Forum Recap!

The 2019 Wisconsin 4-H Fall Forum was held November 1-3, 2019 at the Green Lake Conference Center. With over 400 youth, adult, and staff participants, Fall Forum was a huge success! Participants came together for a weekend of learning, sharing, and celebration. Fall Forum kicked off Friday night with interactive stations with a variety of […]

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Wisconsin 4-H Town Hall Recording

The first Wisconsin 4-H Town Hall was held October 29th, 2019. The recording is now available to view for those who were unable to listen live. You can find the recording here: WI 4-H Town Hall October 29, 2019 recording. Thank you for those of you who were able to join us and we hope […]

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Activities Added for Wisconsin 4-H Cloverbuds!

Nine new activity plans designed specifically for Cloverbuds – youth in grades Kindergarten to 2nd grade – have been released on the Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development web page. Involve 4-H and community youth in activities that are hands-on, fun, and sometimes a little messy in all the best ways. These nine lessons have been developed […]

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2018 Arts Camp…It was the Place to Be!

On October 6th and 7th, over 150 participants came together for a weekend to celebrate the arts in many of its forms during Arts Camp at Upham Woods. Youth rotated through six unique arts tracks taught by 4-H arts counselors. From culinary arts with pancake art to drama games in theater arts and sticker making […]

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Exhibit Showcasing Waupaca County 4-H opens at Waupaca Public Library

The public is invited to come experience Waupaca County 4-H past and present at the Waupaca Public Library Exhibit Room. The exhibit room is located on the lower level of the library at 107 S Main Street, Waupaca and is open during regular library hours. Explore over 100 years of 4-H through interactive trivia, historical […]

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Rock Co. 4-H Dairy Judging Teams Place First in Harrisburg, PA!

The Rock County 4-H Dairy Judging Team placed first in the 2018 All-American Invitational Youth Dairy Cattle Judging Contest on Mon., Sept. 17 in Harrisburg, PA. During the 50th anniversary of the contest, team members placed 10 classes of dairy cattle and gave oral reasons on four sets of the classes. The Team placed in the “top five” […]

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Wisconsin 4-H Dairy Youth Win National Contest!

Article Details courtesy of Abby Bauer, Hoard’s Dairyman; Photo supplied by: Dennis Halladay, Hoard’s Dairyman  This year four 4-H youth from Green County (two sets of siblings- Rachel and Brian McCullough and Clayton and Cole Mahlkuch) prevailed as the Champion National 4-H Dairy Judging Team at the World Dairy Expo!  The youth were coached by […]

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