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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.

4-H Photography Contest 2020 - Featured

2020 NC 4-H Photography Contest

The statewide annual contest for 4-Hers ages 8-18 highlights our members’ photographic achievements. The winning photos are then displayed …

Recent Publications related to 4-H Youth Development

Soil to Seed

NC 4-H Curriculum Titles, Grades 9-12

This publication covers a list of current North Carolina curricula titles available through your local …

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Energy Transformation curriculum title page

NC 4-H Curriculum Titles, Grades 6-8

This publication covers a list of current NC 4-H curricula titles available through your local …

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Bug Out 4-H Leader's Guide

NC 4-H Curriculum Titles, Grades K-5

This publication covers a list of current North Carolina 4-H curricula titles available through your …

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Excerpt of Cooking Up Confidence

North Carolina 4-H would like to thank the North Carolina Expanded Food Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) …

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Excerpt of Microbes On My Mind

This curriculum was developed through funds from a USDA-NIFA Grant (Award # 2012-68003-19621) titled “Development …

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Excerpt of Microbes The World Within

This curriculum was developed through funds from a USDA-NIFA Grant (Award # 2012-68003-19621) titled “Development …

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Excerpt of I Am an Ecosystem Curriculum

Excerpt of the curriculum, I Am An Ecosystem - An Elementary Introduction to Microbes. This curriculum …

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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 …