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4-H & Youth


Application Deadline:
October 22, 2014
November 21-23, 2014
November 22, 2014
Application Deadline:
January 15, 2015
9 4-H dairy members and their leader


Vermont Is Well Represented at National 4-H Dairy Conference

Burlington--Nine Vermont dairy 4-H'ers were among the more than 200 young people selected to attend the National 4-H Dairy Conference, Sept. 28-Oct. 1, in Madison, Wisconsin.

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Local 4-H'ers Not Sheepish When It Comes To Winning

Burlington--Seven Addison County 4-H club members traveled to West Springfield, Mass., recently to take part in sheep events at Eastern States Exposition.


Results Are In for Big E 4-H Dairy Competitions

Burlington--Vermont 4-H'ers recently participated in several dairy events at Eastern States Exposition, in West Springfield, Mass., including dairy judging, quiz bowl and knowledge competitions. Several individuals placed high overall in these contests that were held throughout the run of the fair, Sept.11-28.


TRY Program Accepting Applications from Energy-Minded Teens

Burlington--TRY for the Environment, a Vermont leadership program for teens, is seeking students in Grades 7-12 who care about the environment to help teach younger kids about renewable energy issues.