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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Packers Family Night Tradition a “Magical Day” for Wisconsin 4-H

The threat of rain lingered, but didn’t stop hundreds of thousands of fans from getting to Lambeau Field on August 4 for their first glance at this year’s team. Among the sellout crowd were nearly 1,000 Wisconsin 4-H members, volunteers, family members and staff filling the stands of Section 127, invited by the Packers as […]

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4-H prom dress fundraiser builds skills and opportunities

Anyone who’s been a teenager knows how important it is to look your best. A Kewaunee County 4-H youth group is right on top of that with a fundraiser that’s morphed into a service project.   In mid January, the Kewaunee County 4-H Teen Association sold nearly half of the 400 dresses consigned at their […]

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First female Wisconsin 4-H educator inducted into national hall of fame

Wisconsin’s first female 4-H educator, whose career would later take her to Texas and New York, was inducted into the National 4-H Hall of Fame Oct. 6 in Chevy Chase, Maryland. Mary Kaye Merwin credits her entire professional career to personal development through 4-H — a 65-year experience that began at age 10. The 12-year […]

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