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4-H Youth Development

4-H is the largest youth development organization in North Carolina, educating hundreds of thousands of young people each year. Extension’s 4-H program is growing the next generation of leaders and equipping youth with the skills to succeed.

Down East Chicken Show

Down East Chicken Show

Down East Chicken Show November 21, 2020 Duplin Livestock Facility 275 Fairground Drive, Kenansville, NC For more information, contact your local livestock …

Cover photo for Duplin County EFNEP Summer 2019

Duplin County EFNEP Summer 2019

We are excited about the events taking place this summer with Duplin County EFNEP. Fifty years ago on February 1969, …

2018 Duplin County Livestock Show

2018 Duplin County Livestock Show September 13-15 Eastern Showmanship Circuits Duplin Livestock Facility 275 Fairgrounds Dr., Kenansville, NC Duplin Cooperative Extension: 910-296-2143 (Day …

Duplin County 4-H Livestock Programs

https://duplin.ces.ncsu.edu/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Livestock-3.pdf Duplin County 4-H Livestock Program Livestock Projects Receive help on where to buy animals, how to care for, and showmanship. Skillathon If you like to …

Recent Publications related to 4-H Youth Development

A Summary of the National 4-H Science: Building a 4-H STEM Career Pathway Initiative

This publication summarizes an evaluation of the 4-H Science: Building a 4-H STEM Career Pathway …

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Eat Smart Move More North Carolina: Growing Communities Through Gardens

Gardens bring communities together. Not only are community gardens a good way to get more …

2 weeks ago
Searching for ripe tomatoes.

Snacking and Cooking with Warm-Season Produce from Childcare Production Gardens

This publication includes simple recipes that childcare center cooks and educators can use to engage …

Stirring kale and dressing for a winter salad.

Snacking and Cooking With Cool-Season Produce From Childcare Production Gardens

This publication includes simple recipes that childcare center cooks and educators can use to engage …

Raised beds with a crop of kale (left) and mustard greens (rt).

Growing Cool-Season Vegetables in Childcare Production Gardens

This publication focuses on easy-to-grow, child-friendly, cool-season vegetables suitable for childcare center gardening. This is …

Raised beds with a mix of warm-season fruits and vegetables.

Growing Warm-Season Fruits and Vegetables in Childcare Production Gardens

This publication focuses on easy-to-grow, child-friendly, warm-season fruits and vegetables suitable for childcare center gardening. …

Harvesting beans from a vine-covered teepee.

Creating Childcare Center Production Gardens

This publication focuses on developing fruit and vegetable production gardens in the Outdoor Learning Environment …

Photo: Little fingers loosening roots before planting.

Growing and Cooking Fruits and Vegetables at Childcare Centers

This factsheet summarizes the benefits of fruit and vegetable gardening with children. It includes age-appropriate …