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  • 100 Ways Wright County 4-H Impacts People & Communities Share Your Story!

    In 2018, Wright County 4-H will be celebrating its 100th Birthday! In honor of the centennial, we want to create a testimonial called “100 Ways Wright County 4-H Impacts People & Communities”. How has Wright County 4-H impacted you or your community? What ways has it affected your life or others? Share your story with us, no matter how big or small. We want stories from current members, alumni, community leaders, etc. Please share your experiences with us so we can use them to highlight the great work we are doing locally. To share your story, please complete the form online at: https://z.umn.edu/4Himpact Please share this link with others! Deadline: January 1, 2018
  • Message from Dorothy: Volunteering is a gift we give ourselves

    During a month we often spend expressing gratitude for good things in our lives, associate dean and state 4-H director Dorothy Freeman encourages adults to add the gift of volunteering to your list.

  • Plan ahead for Citizenship Washington Focus 2018!

    Minnesota 4-H youth in grades 9-13 are invited to strengthen their communication, leadership, and citizenship skills at a national level by attending Citizenship Washington Focus in Washington D.C. from June 23-30, 2018. Pre-application materials will be available online Jan. 10, 2018.
  • Sign up for the BLU regional youth leadership workshops!

    Register for a regional youth leadership workshop for youth in grades 6-12 at one of five locations across the state. Activities are planned and facilitated by the Minnesota 4-H State Ambassadors!
  • Clovermart winter sale now open!

    Did you miss your favorite Minnesota 4-H styles at the state fair? Are you thinking of holiday gifts for 4-H loving people in your life? Good news - Minnesota 4-H Clovermart is open for a winter sale through Dec. 14.
  • It’s time to re-enroll

    Re-enrollment for 4-H members and adult volunteers is open. The volunteer re-enrollment period is Sept. 16 - Oct. 31. And remember, starting this fall, 4-H volunteer enrollment will last for three years.
  • Consider applying for an AMC 4-H Community Leadership Award

    The Extension Committee of the Association of Minnesota Counties (AMC) will select two 4-H club projects that will each receive awards of $500 in recognition for their contributions and service to their communities. The application deadline is Jan. 22.
  • Project Bowl Practices Kick Off Soon!

    The second-largest-attended event during the 4-H year is the Project Bowl competition. Patterned after the golden-oldie television show "College Bowl", it challenges teams of three to six youth in their knowledge of certain 4-H project areas. Currently there are several different bowls in Wright County: Dairy, Dog, Horse, Poultry, Rabbit, and Wildlife. General livestock and llama teams could also be started if you are interested. Please encourage your members to join a project bowl team this fall! Members do NOT need to own an animal or have any prior experience to participate. If you are interested in helping coach or are a member who would like to join a team, please contact the Extension Office today for more information!
  • Message from Dorothy: Let’s celebrate the impact of 4-H

    Associate dean and state 4-H director Dorothy Freeman invites you to celebrate your 4-H story during National 4-H Week, Oct. 1 - 7, 2017.
  • Learn about the Science of Agriculture Challenge with this new video!

    The newest in the Discover Minnesota 4-H video series is ready just in time to start recruiting participants for the Minnesota 4-H Science of Agriculture Challenge.
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