4-H Youth Development

Missouri 4-H Center for Youth Development

Missouri 4-H

Missouri 4-H Foundation

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Monroe County volunteers to be inducted into 4-H Hall of Fame

“The more the merrier. The bigger the better.” That’s the attitude Mike and Julann McLaughlin used to grow Monroe County 4-H’s horsemanship project for more than a quarter of a century. Read more

4-H members reach 10,000-hour hunger service goal, keep going

Missouri 4-H clubs and individual youth organized food drives, planted community gardens, hosted dinners, made public presentations and promoted the Invest an Acre program. Read more

4-H no longer just cows and sows

Although it once brought to mind thoughts of cow, sows, plows and pillow-making, 4-H today is just as likely to involve studying maps, apps, robotics and aeronautics. Read more

Operation: Military Kids

MU Extension is reaching out to military youth—before, during and after their parents are deployed—to create a support community network in their own backyard. Read more

4-H across Missouri

These events are open to participants statewide. Choose a county to see local 4-H events.


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