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Members of the 4-H family are pledging their head, heart, hands and health to making a difference in their community. Now it's time for you to make the #4Hpledge your own! Tell us how you will live the 4-H pledge. Find out more >>

4-H & Youth


October 2015

Factsheet for 4-H leaders and members in 4-H poultry activities. Written by UVM Extension Livestock Specialist Joe Emenheiser and State 4-H Livestock Specialist Wendy Sorrell. 1 page. October 2015.

Registration Closed
Jan 27, 2016

You will receive your acceptance notification by Dec 11, 2015, and the actual training will take place on Jan 27, 2016 (Feb 3rd is a snowdate for the training). For more information about TRY please visit our Teen and Leadership Program.

Registration Closed
Saturdays in 2016
  • Teen Board is a fantastic leadership opportunity for youth entering grades 10-12; you can review all the criteria in our Informational Flyer then download the Application.
January 30, 2016
Application Deadline
January 22, 2016
Application Deadline
February 15, 2016
February 27, 2016
group of 4-h members


Clever Clovers Learn While Having Fun at Club Meeting

Tunbridge--Members of the Clever Clovers 4-H Club of Tunbridge had an opportunity to learn about careers in agriculture as part of their Jan. 10 dairy project meeting.

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Pawlet Teen Participates in 4-H Dairy Communications Event

Georgia--Seth Browe of Pawlet recently took part in Dairy CowMoonications, an event for Vermont 4-H club members designed to help them improve their public speaking skills.


Hardwick 4-H'ers Present Talks at New Vermont 4-H Dairy Event

Georgia--Two Hardwick 4-H'ers were among the 4-H dairy project members who took part in Dairy CowMoonications, a new Vermont 4-H dairy event, on Jan. 9 at the Georgia Elementary/Middle School in Georgia.


Local 4-H'ers Recognized at County Achievement Celebration

Tunbridge--On Nov. 21 Orange County 4-H'ers, family and friends gathered at the Tunbridge Town Hall for the Orange County 4-H Achievement Celebration. The annual event recognizes outstanding 4-H'ers for their project work, leadership and other achievements.