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4-H Youth Development

4-H is the largest youth development organization in North Carolina. Hundreds of thousands of young people learn the skills to succeed through 4-H educational programs and camps. NC State Extension and the Cooperative Extension Program at N.C. A&T State University conduct 4-H programs where youth learn by doing.

4-H Achievement Night Announced

On Tuesday February 21st, Burke County 4-H and North Carolina Cooperative Extension will host 4-H Achievement Night. Our evening …

4-H Achievement Night 2012

On Tuesday February 21st, Burke County 4-H and North Carolina Cooperative Extension will host 4-H Achievement Night. Our evening …

4-H Youth Goat Show

On Tuesday, August 16, Burke County Cooperative Extension and Burke County 4-H hosted the 4-H Youth Goat Show at …

4-H Youth Cattle Show

Burke County Cooperative Extension and Burke County 4-H hosted the Youth Cattle Show at the Drexel Community Fair on …

4-H Rider Takes Top Honors

Burke County 4-H’er, Carly Lamb earned several awards during the 2011 North Carolina State 4-H Championship Horse Show held …

4-H Hosts Annual Awards Celebration

On Tuesday, February 22nd, Burke County Cooperative Extension and Burke County 4-H hosted 4-H Achievement Night. Each year Burke …

Burke County 4-H Wins Top Honor

Each year Burke County 4-Her’s compete in the 4-H Horse Bowl and Hippology Contests on the district and state …

Recent Publications related to 4-H Youth Development

Vermicomposting: A 5th Grade School Enrichment Curriculum

This publication offers 5 lessons for a school curriculum on the importance of vermicomposting, setting …

6/19/18

Home Composting with Earthworms

Worms can turn food scraps into a soil amendment called vermicompost — worm castings — …

4/9/18

Appendix H. Community Gardening Resources

This appendix is part of the Extension Gardener Handbook and gives users to the tools …

2/14/18
honey bee pallet

How to Install a Package of Honey Bees

A step-by-step instruction and description of how to install and maintain a new colony of …

1/17/18

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 …

9/6/17

Swine Showmanship

This publication offers information on youth showmanship of swine.

Diagram of swine body parts.

Swine Exhibitor's Project Guide (7-8 Years of Age)

This factsheet offers information on showing swine for youth aged 7-8.

Diagram of swine body parts.

Swine Exhibitor's Project Guide (5-6 Years of Age)

This factsheet offers information on showing swine for youth aged 5-6.