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Beaufort County 4-H
Youth attends NCACC Youth Summit

Last weekend, Aeryalle Williams attended the sixth annual North Carolina Association of County Commissioner's Youth Summit. North Carolina 4-H and the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service partnered for the sixth year with the NCACC on a multi-year initiative to increase youth involvement in county government. Aeryalle is pictured above with our Beaufort County Commissioners and County Manager.

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Beaufort County 4-H
Youth attends NCACC Youth Summit

Last weekend, Aeryalle Williams attended the sixth annual North Carolina Association of County Commissioner's Youth Summit. North Carolina 4-H and the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service partnered for the sixth year with the NCACC on a multi-year initiative to increase youth involvement in county government. Aeryalle is pictured above with our Beaufort County Commissioners and County Manager.

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Kaleb Davis, Gold with his presentation in Foods and Nutrition

Beaufort County 4-H
Youth Bring Home Top Medals at NC State University

16 Outstanding youth from Beaufort County participated in the State Level 4-H presentation contest and they were rewarded with 3 gold, 8 silver or 2 bronze medals! Our presenters were: Kylie Bowden: Careers & Entrepreneurship 9-10, “Veterinary Medicine, Cats Dogs and so much More…” Gold Medalist; Monique Brown:   Public Speaking 14-18, “Stay in School”, Ethan Carrow: Electric 11-13, “AC/DC Power”, Silver Medalist; Caitlin Cartwright: Fruit & Vegetable Use 14-18, “Chillin’ with Caitlin’s Vegetable Soup”, Gold Medalist and she will compete at the National Junior Horticulture Association Conference in Orlando, Florida; Kaleb Davis: Foods and Nutrition 14-18, “Re-Think Your Drink” (promoting water and 100% juice and skim milk), Gold Medalist; John Hinsley: Citizenship & Community Service 11-13, “Who’s Hungry?” (Manna Ministries) Silver Medalist; RJ Langley: Public Speaking 9-10 Bronze Medalist; Lydia Mitchell: Hospitality, Etiquette & Social Graces 11-13, “Cell Phone Etiquette” Silver Medalist; Kyndall Seger: Poultry 11-13, “Dubbing Chickens” Silver Medalist; Jarrett Sosebee: Electric 14-18 “Jacob’s Ladder” demonstration, Silver Medalist; Tyler Sosebee: Turkey Chargrill 11-13, “Tyler’s Twisted Lemon Turkey Chops” Silver Medalist; Breonce Thompson: Egg Cookery 11-13, “Eggscellent Egg Salad” Silver Medalist; Deliyah Thompson: Dairy Foods 11-13, “Let’s Shake Up History” demonstration making a smoothie Silver Medalist;   Destiny Thompson: Small & Companion Animals 14-18, “How to Select a Dog” Bronze Medalist; Keiona Worsley: Hospitality, Etiquette & Social Graces “Dining Do’s and Don’ts”, and Lillian Worsley: Family & Consumer Sciences 14-18 “Safety while Babysitting.” The event was held at NCSU main campus on Saturday. Beaufort County had over 38 people in attendance. The State is comprised of five Extension Districts with top district winners coming together for the state contest.   Youth present a 5-12 minute oral presentation (either an illustrated talk or a demonstration). In addition youth could compete in outdoor cookery (max. time two hours) where they grill either chicken halves, turkey cutlets, pork, or beef. If you would like more information about 4-H contact the Beaufort County Center of the NC Cooperative Extension at 946-0111 and ask for Extension 4-H Agents Erin Massie or Louise Hinsley. Kylie Bowden, Gold Medal in Career Presentation[/caption] Kaleb Davis, Gold with his presentation in Foods and Nutrition[/caption] Caitlin Cartwright, Gold in Fruit and Vegetable Use- Going on to National Competition in Orlando, Florida in October[/caption]

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4-H Critter Campers enjoying river day at Critter Camp!

Another Wonderful 4-H
Summer Comes to an End!

The Beaufort County 4-H Program was booming in 2015!  4-H'ers participated in many day camps throughout the county as well as residential camps across the beautiful state of North Carolina!  Rising first and second graders participated in Critter Camp at Goose Creek State Park, while rising third through fifth graders participated in Camp Wannagoma at Goose Creek State Park. Both camps teamed with awesome State Park Rangers for environmental educational camps. Youth enjoying the swim beach at Goose Creek State Park[/caption] 4-H Critter Campers enjoying river day at Critter Camp![/caption] 4-H'ers searching for fossils[/caption] 4-H Teen Volunteers grooming a horse at 4-H Camp Wannagoma[/caption] Youth in sixth through eighth grade participated in 4-H Biotechnology Camp at Wesleyan College in which the youth participated in a two night, three day murder-mystery investigation.  4-H'ers were able to learn science techniques such as DNA analysis, finger-printing, electrophoresis, as they investigated the crime scene and collected clues. RJ at the crime scene[/caption] Ethan studying electrophoresis[/caption] Sixth through ninth graders also participated in 4-H STEM Camp at Beaufort County Community College.  The youth learned about rockets, archery, robotics, engineering and cooking chemistry...all while having fun! 4-H'ers with their rocket design[/caption] Preparing yeast bread and learning about the chemistry of cooking[/caption] Fighting Robots[/caption]

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Beaufort County 4-H
Youth attends NCACC Youth Summit

Last weekend, Aeryalle Williams attended the sixth annual North Carolina Association of County Commissioner's Youth Summit. North Carolina 4-H and the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service partnered for the sixth year with the NCACC on a multi-year initiative to increase youth involvement in county government. Aeryalle is pictured above with our Beaufort County Commissioners and County Manager.

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4-H Critter Campers enjoying river day at Critter Camp!

Another Wonderful 4-H
Summer Comes to an End!

The Beaufort County 4-H Program was booming in 2015!  4-H'ers participated in many day camps throughout the county as well as residential camps across the beautiful state of North Carolina!  Rising first and second graders participated in Critter Camp at Goose Creek State Park, while rising third through fifth graders participated in Camp Wannagoma at Goose Creek State Park. Both camps teamed with awesome State Park Rangers for environmental educational camps. Youth enjoying the swim beach at Goose Creek State Park[/caption] 4-H Critter Campers enjoying river day at Critter Camp![/caption] 4-H'ers searching for fossils[/caption] 4-H Teen Volunteers grooming a horse at 4-H Camp Wannagoma[/caption] Youth in sixth through eighth grade participated in 4-H Biotechnology Camp at Wesleyan College in which the youth participated in a two night, three day murder-mystery investigation.  4-H'ers were able to learn science techniques such as DNA analysis, finger-printing, electrophoresis, as they investigated the crime scene and collected clues. RJ at the crime scene[/caption] Ethan studying electrophoresis[/caption] Sixth through ninth graders also participated in 4-H STEM Camp at Beaufort County Community College.  The youth learned about rockets, archery, robotics, engineering and cooking chemistry...all while having fun! 4-H'ers with their rocket design[/caption] Preparing yeast bread and learning about the chemistry of cooking[/caption] Fighting Robots[/caption]

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Another Wonderful 4-H Summer Comes to an End!

The Beaufort County 4-H Program was booming in 2015!  4-H’ers participated in many day camps throughout the county as well as residential camps across the beautiful state of North Carolina!  Rising first and MORE »

2015 4-H Livestock Show and Sale

The 57th annual 4-H Livestock Show and Sale was held on Wednesday, May 6th at the Plymouth Livestock Barn. Beaufort County youth participating in the hog market and showmanship classes included Brody Van MORE »

2015 Blackland Farm Managers Tour popular

Agenda, 2015 Blackland Farm Managers Tour August 5th, 2015 Circle Grove Seeds and Haslin Farms 336 Circle Grove Farm Road, Belhaven NC Coordinates: 35.555089, -76.562820 https://www.google.com/maps/d/edit?mid=zDCQlUqch2Jg.kzsXCRL41ows&usp=sharing 7:00 – 8:30 AM Plot Tours, Exhibits, MORE »

2015 Eastern North Carolina Small Grain Field Day

2015 Eastern North Carolina Small Grain Field Day May 21, 2015 Griffin Farms 1694 Avenue Road, Washington NC Hosts: Steve and Archie Griffin Agenda: 2:00 pm Registration, Refreshments, and Variety Plot Tours Come MORE »

Upcoming 4-H Events for Beaufort County Youth

March 13-15     BC 4-H host NE District Teen Retreat Preregistration closed February 10th April 6-17          Presentation Appointments -call 946-0111 to schedule April 20         MORE »

FSA Farm Bill Meetings

The 2014 Farm Bill established new programs to help farmers manage risk due to events beyond their control.  Two of these new programs are Agricultural Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC).  MORE »

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Blackland Cotton Field DayThu Sep 24 - Thu Sep 24, 2015 - ALL DAY— 4 weeks away
Raised In a Barn Farm 4-H Club Camp OutSat Oct 3 - Sat Oct 3, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
a Barn Farm 4-H Club Camp Out
— 1 month away
State 4-H Council ConferenceSat Nov 14 - Sun Nov 15, 2015 - ALL DAY— 3 months away
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