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Extension is expanding its online education and resources to adapt to COVID-19 restrictions.



4-H in McLeod County

    4-H Mask Contest
    Here are the guidelines for the mask contest for the 4-H Livestock shows.
    4-H Horse Practices
    Join us on Tuesdays, July 7 – September 8, from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. for 4-H horse arena practices. Please be sure to   review the arena expectations and etiquette  before coming to your first practice.
    Cloverbud Policy Reminder
    All 4-H’ers completing grades K-2 compete as Cloverbuds in exhibition. This age level has specific rules that they follow in 4-H.
    Animal Science Show Dates: Volunteers Needed!
    Now is the time to sign up to volunteer for our 4-H animal science shows! Please remember that everyone's help is needed to ensure the success of our shows. We know that many of this year's extra COVID-19 related volunteer roles cannot be completed that the same time you're helping your child show, so we encourage you to sign up to help with other species wherever possible.
    4-H Showcase Schedule
    Please mark your calendar for this year’s 4-H Showcase events!
    Notes from Minnesota 4-H director Jennifer A. Skuza
    Jennifer highlights how 4-H is reintroducing in-person programs, provides an update on showcase events and clarifies 4-H eligibility.
    Staff and volunteers must report suspected child neglect and abuse
    Staff and 4-H volunteers have an important role to keep young people safe. All 4-H volunteers and staff, no matter their role or job duties, must promptly report suspected child abuse or neglect to local law enforcement or to the appropriate social services agency.
    Welcome our 2020-21 Minnesota 4-H State Ambassador Team!
    Introducing your 2020-21 Minnesota 4-H State Ambassador Team.
    Spring into action for our planet!
    Register today to join 4-H for a fun, engaging 4-week family learning series, Green S.T.E.A.M. Superheroes! Families will explore science, technology, engineering, art and math (S.T.E.A.M) activities that ignite a spark for the planet. Group will meet online every Tuesday at 4:30 between July 21 and August 11.
    Check out the NEW 4-H Crop Scouting opportunity
    The 4-H Crop Scouting event has been changed. Please read for more details!

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