Jenny Doan joined 4-H and learned to sew and quilt. Decades later, in 2008, she and her husband and children stitched together Missouri Star Quilt Co. of Hamilton.
The Missouri Department of Conservation is partnering with the Missouri 4-H Foundation to begin seeking input on the available services and usage of MDC's unstaffed shooting ranges across the state.
During the three-day camp, the participants, all juniors and seniors in high school, shot 300 rounds and received instruction from expert shooters. Watch the video.
"Making the best better" for generations of 4-H'ers, 54 people joined the Missouri 4-H Hall of Fame on Aug. 9 at the State Fair Community College campus in Sedalia.
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.
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.
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.