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    2020 4-H Camp at Home!

    SET YOUR SIGHTS ON NEW HEIGHTS! Steele County Campers will spend three days and two nights at their own homes enjoying games, songs, crafts, educational programs, great food from their own kitchens, cabin life, outdoor adventures, reflective campfires and more!

    Steele County Livestock ID

    ID Deadline has been extended until June 1st 2020. This is for all livestock, including rabbits.  The Self ID process that we will follow in 2020 for all breeding & market animals is explained in the Animal Science Project ID Information.

    4-H Dog Training Information

    Steele County 4-H Dog Training is an ongoing training process throughout the summer of 2020. We will start out with virtual trainings until we can meet face-to-face again.

    Steele County 4-H Agronomy Project Kits

    The Steele County 4-H Agronomy Project is Back for a second year. The Agronomy program allows 4-H youth to explore the broad scope of plant sciences through educational opportunities about crops, vegetables, horticulture, and more. Don’t miss your chance and sign up today!

    Friday's Project Forecast

    Every Friday in April through May watch for the Friday’s Project Forecast. We will be highlighting project areas and providing some project ideas along with some hands on activities to get you started in this Project FUN. Remember to update your projects interests in 4honline - That is where we will be getting the project enrollment list if we send specific project kits or hands on fun.

    What ya Doin Wednesday

    Looking for some fun stuff to do at home or with your 4-H club? Every week in April we will have 7 “Boredom Busters” science experiments that you can do right there in your kitchen or while connecting with your club of friends. We will also include some “Living Room Learning” that you can connect with live virtual experiences or activity links your kids can do right on the couch. And if you're feeling a little cooped up at home, we will have some “Amazing Field Trips” you can head off to.

    Have you downloaded the 4-H App yet?

    Try loading our 4-H App on your phone

    Steele County Shooting Sports

    Shooting Sports is getting underway for the 2020 season! Starting Saturday, February 29th, archery & BB gun practice will begin at the Straight River Archery Club & The "20" Rifle & Pistol Club located at 1675 NW 50th St, Medford.

    2020 4-H Camp at Camp Victory

    4-H Camp at Camp Victory by Zumbro Falls, MN Monday, June 15 through Wednesday, June 17, 2020 For 4-H Youth in grades 3 - 8. Register by Mary 15, 2020

    4-H Cloverbud Adventures

    4-H Cloverbuds Adventures are activities designed for 4-H'ers in Kindergarten through second grade.