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4-H Update Play Audio



K-State Research and Extension assistant director for 4-H/youth development Barbara Stone talks about the current growth in 4-H club participation, and offers a tribute to K-State 4-H specialist Rod Buchele, who recently passed after a long bout with cancer.

8/30/2015 7:00:00 PM


4-H Apparel and Textiles Projects Play Audio



K-State 4-H/family and consumer sciences liaison Andrea Feldkamp talks about opportunities for youth in the 4-H apparel and textiles projects, with project enrollment for the new 4-H year coming up soon.

8/23/2015 7:00:00 PM


Consider 4-H Play Audio



K-State 4-H specialist Diane Mack goes over her top five reasons why youth and their parents should consider joining 4-H as the new school year commences.

8/16/2015 7:00:00 PM


Kansas 4-H Dog Conference and Quiz Bowl Play Audio



Deryl Waldren discusses the Kansas 4-H Dog Conference and Quiz Bowl, coming up in October at the Rock Springs 4-H Center.
 

8/9/2015 7:00:00 PM


2015 Kansas 4-H Horticultural Judging Contest Play Audio



K-State 4-H plant science coordinator Evelyn Neier talks about the 2015 Kansas 4-H Horticultural Judging Contest coming up later this month....plus this week's county fair calendar.

8/2/2015 7:00:00 PM


Kansas 4-H Foundation Update Play Audio



the new president of the Kansas 4-H Foundation, Jake Worcester, talks about the future plans for the foundation in support of the state 4-H program.

7/26/2015 7:00:00 PM


County Fairs Update Play Audio



K-State 4-H specialist Beth Hinshaw talks about the county fair 4-H experience as an important component of youth development...plus this week's rundown of the county fair schedule around Kansas.
 
 

7/19/2015 7:00:00 PM


Kansas State Fair Livestock Update Play Audio



New K-State youth livestock coordinator Lexie Hayes talks about youth livestock entries in the upcoming Kansas State Fair, and previews the state 4-H Livestock Sweepstakes coming up in August.

7/14/2015 7:00:00 PM


Jim Cain Leadership and Challenge Program Play Audio



K-State 4-H specialist Deryl Waldren looks ahead to the Jim Cain Leadership and Challenge Program, which will be Aug. 28 and 29 in Hays. The training by Dr. Cain is designed for teens and adults.

7/12/2015 7:00:00 PM


State Fair 4-H Projects Play Audio



K-State 4-H events coordinator Sarah Keatley talks about the process for entering 4-H projects in the Kansas State Fair.

7/5/2015 7:00:00 PM


4-H Community Service Event Play Audio



K-State 4-H specialist Beth Hinshaw announces that plans are underway for the 48 Hours of 4-H community service event taking place in October, and talks about how 4-H groups can become involved locally.

6/28/2015 7:00:00 PM


Kansas 4-H Wheat Expo... Play Audio



K-State 4-H specialist Deryl Waldren looks ahead to the 2015 Kansas 4-H Wheat Expo coming up in August, with entries being taken right away.

6/21/2015 7:00:00 PM


Effects of Avian Influenza on 4-H Poultry Projects Play Audio



Associate Director of Extension at K-State, Daryl Buchholz, and 4-H specialist Pam van Horn talk about alternatives for 4-Hers in the poultry project, now that all poultry exhibitions in Kansas have been canceled in response to the threat of avian influenza.

6/14/2015 7:00:00 PM


4-H Consumer Judging at the Kansas State Fair Play Audio



K-State 4-H/Family and Consumer Sciences liaison Andrea Feldkamp talks about upgrades made in the 4-H consumer judging event that will take place at the Kansas State Fair in September.

6/7/2015 7:00:00 PM