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Updated: 2017-06-27T07:09:34Z

 



Iowa Youth Set to Compete at 4-H Shooting Sports National Championships

2017-06-23T15:33:26Z

Sixteen Iowa 4-H youth have qualified to compete alongside 700 4-H youth from 36 states in the 2017 4-H Shooting Sports National Championships, hosted by the University of Nebraska Lincoln and Nebraska 4-H. 

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Maya Hayslett Named Crop Sciences Youth Educator for Iowa State University

2017-06-23T13:28:31Z

Maya Hayslett has been hired as the new crop sciences youth educator and will be working closely with the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach 4-H Youth Development and Agriculture and Natural Resources programs to provide leadership and direction for the Iowa 4-H Youth Development Crop Science-STEM priority topic area.

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Iowa 4-H Announces Dairy Quiz Bowl Contest Results

2017-06-23T09:47:13Z

The Iowa 4-H dairy quiz bowl competition was held June 15 in Arlington, Iowa. Forty-five youth competed in this educational contest conducted by Iowa State University Department of Animal Science and ISU Extension and Outreach.

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4-H and Iowa State Researchers Partner to Enhance School Wellness

2017-06-07T14:46:42Z

Iowa 4-H Youth Development and Iowa State University are working together on an evidence-based obesity prevention program to help students learn healthier ways to “switch what they do, view and chew.”
 

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AgSploration Fills Need, Helps Create Ag Education in Northwest Iowa

2017-06-07T13:16:33Z

A pair of educators stepped in to fill a void caused by a lack of agriculture education in northwest Iowa – and the results have been amazing. What began as a series of agriculture-related field trips has turned into a concerted effort to push students into agriculture careers at Iowa State University and elsewhere.

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Three Iowa Youth Receive Awards at Intel International Science and Engineering Fair

2017-06-01T13:50:21Z

Three Iowa youth received third-place awards at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair, May 14-19 in Los Angeles, Calif.  Eight Iowa students were awarded the opportunity to attend or participate in the international event at the State Science and Technology Fair of Iowa held in March.

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Iowa Youth Invited to Iowa State University for Conference

2017-05-18T15:32:44Z

Approximately 1,000 teens are expected to converge on the Iowa State University campus for three days this summer to investigate their passions and interests, career opportunities, what 4-H offers and what it's like to go to college.

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Iowa Youth Explored Culture and Interests during Maize Retreat

2017-05-03T16:56:59Z

Nearly 150 youth in grades 8-12 participated in the third annual Maize retreat April 21-23. Maize is a culturally based youth leadership accelerator program coordinated by Iowa 4-H Youth Development.

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Iowa 4-H Clover Kids Celebrates 20 Years of Educational Programming

2017-04-21T10:20:18Z

The Iowa 4-H Youth Development Program is celebrating 20 years of providing Clover Kids programs to children and youth statewide. Iowa 4-H Clover Kids reaches more than 9,000 Iowa youth in kindergarten through third grade.

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Story County 4-H FIRST Robotics Team to Compete at World Championships

2017-05-23T16:01:43Z

Story County 4-H Team Neutrino competed at the North Star FIRST Robotics Competition in Minneapolis, Minnesota on April 5-8, 2017. After 80 qualification matches, the team was ranked second, and finished in elimination matches as semifinalists, but took an even bigger reward home.

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