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Alabama Wins National 4-H Forestry Invitational

Lee County 4-H members holding National Forestry Invitational awards

AUBURN, Ala. – Alabama 4-H continues its winning ways at the National 4-H Forestry Invitational. Alabama 4-H has won 19 times since the invitational began in 1980. A team of Lee County 4-H members placed first among 15 state teams at the national contest. Teams from North Carolina and Florida placed second and third, respectively. Dr. Molly Gregg, assistant director ... Read More »

Lee County 4-H Forestry Team Wins State Competition

Lee County 4-H Forestry Invitational winners

AUBURN, Ala.–The Lee County 4-H Forestry senior team recently won the annual Alabama 4-H State Forestry Invitational. The team will also represent Alabama in the upcoming National 4-H Forestry Invitational in Weston, West Virginia, July 29 through Aug. 2. Members of the team include Carey Nichols, Ethan Rankins, Nathan Gullatt and Rice Nichols. The invitational was held at Lakepoint Resort ... Read More »

Winston County 4-H Wildlife Team Wins State Competition

2018 WHEP winners

AUBURN, Ala.–The Winston County 4-H Wildlife senior team recently won the annual Alabama Wildlife Habitat Education Program (WHEP) Contest. The team will also represent Alabama in the upcoming National WHEP Contest in Winter Harbor, Maine, July 22-25. Members of the team include Tommy Lee Daniel, Ethan Smith, Suzie Feist and Destiny Walker. The team is coached by Wendy Daniel, an Alabama ... Read More »

Register For 2018 State 4-H Horse Show

AUBURN, Ala. – Calling all Alabama 4-H members! Registration for the 2018 Alabama 4-H State Horse Show is now open. The show is set for July 24-28 at the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville, Alabama. The state horse show offers a variety of events for 4-H members to participate in. There are numerous riding classes including hunt seat, western ... Read More »

Project WILD Workshops Scheduled for May and June

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AUBURN, Ala.—The Alabama Cooperative Extension System in partnership with the Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies is hosting a series of Project WILD workshops this summer for educators. Alabama 4-H will provide opportunities for new faces to get involved, and will also update volunteers and other educators with prior WILD experience on revised curriculum. Changes will include revisions to the Project WILD K-12 and ... Read More »

Fourteenth Annual Alabama 4-H Golf Classic is June 14 at FarmLinks Golf Course in Sylacauga

Auburn, Alabama –The 14th annual Alabama 4-H Golf Classic is set for Thursday, June 14, at FarmLinks Golf Course in Sylacauga. Golfers will interact with Alabama youth and reconnect with one of the largest youth development organizations in the state. Shotgun Start at 10 a.m. The Classic will feature a shotgun start, four-person team scramble and will begin at 10 ... Read More »

ALABAMA 4-H TO PARTICIPATE IN TIGER GIVING DAY 2018

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AUBURN, Ala. – Auburn University Foundation’s Tiger Giving Day returns Feb.  21 and Alabama 4-H is one of the programs people can support. Contributions to Alabama 4-H on Tiger Giving Day will help supply the 4-H Science School with new equipment. “To stay innovative with curriculum offerings and hands-on learning experiences, the 4-H Science School is in need of program ... Read More »

Alabama 4-H Members Hunt with Jackie Bushman

AUBURN, Alabama-Two Alabama 4-H members took part in a Buckmasters Inc. sponsored deer hunt Friday, Jan. 19, in Minter, Alabama. The hunt was videoed for The Jackie Bushman Show, and will air next fall on The Outdoor Channel. Tamara Phillips is a homeschooled sophomore. Drew Dunn, is a junior at Elmore County High School. Both are members of the River Region ... Read More »

Alabama 4-H’ers Bring Home Awards from National 4-H Poultry and Egg Conference

Auburn, Alabama — Four Alabama 4-H’ers brought home awards from the National 4-H Poultry and Egg Conference in Louisville, Kentucky. The Alabama team included Mia Daniels and Clayton Guy from Marengo County, Kenneth Reese from Jefferson County and Clay Woods from Limestone County. Avian Bowl Knowledge Contest Mia Daniels and Clayton Guy took part in the Avian Bowl knowledge contest. ... Read More »

Alabama 4-H Wins NAE4-HA Interactive 4-H Educational Website Award

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AUBURN, Alabama — Alabama 4-H  recently won the National Interactive 4-H Educational Website Award with its 4-Hi website. The Alabama team was recognized at the National Association of Extension 4-H Agents Annual Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana. Alabama Team Members Members of the Alabama Extension team included Dr. Molly Gregg, 4-H Program Leader; Kimberly Graham, 4-H communications specialist; Bruce Dupree, Extension creative services manager; Aimee Lewis, ... Read More »