Jump into the Gator Pit and earn up to a $1,250 investment!

Gator Pit

The Florida 4-H Youth Development Program is on a statewide search for the most innovative young entrepreneurs, inventors, creators and business people! These participants will demonstrate goal-setting, financial literacy, creativity, communication skills, and effective marketing.

Are you a senior level 4-H’er (4-H Age …

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Jackson 4-H Member Wins Optimist Club Oratorical Contest

Jackson 4-H Member Wins Optimist Club Oratorical Contest

Competing in the Jackson County 4-H Tropicana Public Speaking Contest was just the beginning for Jackson County 4-H member Chloe Kent, a 4th grader at Dayspring Christian Academy.  Chloe competed in and won 1st place in the Optimist Club of Jackson County’s oratorical contest …

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New Insectathon Contest Announced for 2018

 

We are happy to announce that there will be a new competitive event coming to Florida 4-H.  It is being developed by a team of specialists, volunteers and youth who are passionate about the exciting world of entomology.  This will be the last year that the Entomology Collection Contest will take place at 4-H …

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Save the Date! Area A Equine Workshop

Save the Date! Area A Equine Workshop

The Area A 4-H Advisory Committee is pleased to welcome Dr. Bess Darrow, DVM and Mr. Billy Blackman, Professional Farrier to our first Area A 4-H Equine Clinic. See flyer for more details. FLYER_Area A Equine Clinic JUNE 13 2017

 

 

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2017 Area A Horse Show Information

Area A Horse Show Information

Rule Books are available at the Jackson 4-H Office.  You must complete a rule book receipt form in order to obtain one.

Record books will need be submitted to the 4-H …

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Florida 4-H Forest Ecology Contest

Florida 4-H Forest Ecology Contest

 

Come one and all to the Florida 4-H Forest Ecology Contest. Counties are welcome to send teams and individuals to state competition in Junior, Intermediate, and Senior categories. Youth will compete by identifying trees, forest plants, wildlife, map symbols, and forest insects and diseases; using a compass; measuring the height of …

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Registration Open for Summer Camps and Workshops

Registration is open now for upcoming Jackson 4-H Camps and Workshops.  Packets for Camp Timpoochee will be available in April.

2017 Camp and Workshop Flyer and Registration Form

Contact the Jackson 4-H Office at (850) 482-9620 for more information.

 

 

 

 

 

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Goat Workshop for Youth and Adults

Save the Date!

Basic Health and Nutrition Goat Workshop

Are you interested in learning more about goats?  Make plans now to attend a workshop on July 13th from 9:00 AM –  4:00 PM at the UF/IFAS Jackson County Extension Office.  We will discuss selection and basic health and nutrition of …

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Registration is open for 4-H Day at the Capitol

 

Registration is open for 4-H Day at the Capitol

4-H Day at the Capitol is March 23rd.  This program provides youth with an opportunity to learn more about their state government and experience the political process first hand. 4-H members are highly encouraged to make an appointment with their congressmen …

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Jackson 4-H Chick Chain is Ready to Roll!

Jackson County 4-H is pleased to announce the return of the 4-H Chick Chain!  This will be our third year participating in this wonderful educational and fun program.  The 4-H Chick Chain is a program designed to help youth learn how to raise pullets (baby chicks) into mature production hens.  This program not only teaches …

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