Fall teacher training and farm tour: Jackson County


Jackson County Flyer_PDF

Make plans now to join Florida Agriculture in the Classroom and Jackson County 4-H for the Fall Teacher Training and Farm Tour:  Jackson County.  This event is scheduled for Tuesday November 7th from 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM at the Jackson County Ag Complex and Conference Center on Penn …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/4-h/2017/10/17/fall-teacher-training-and-farm-tour-jackson-county/

Jackson 4-H ASK Club and community members help hurricane victims

When the call went out for assistance for victims of Hurricane Irma, local 4-H youth members from the ASK Jackson County 4-H Club and members of the community answered the call!

Members brought in non-perishable food items that will be going to those in need on a load scheduled to depart sometime next …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/4-h/2017/10/09/jackson-4-h-ask-club-and-community-members-help-hurricane-victims/

Panhandle Youth Expo set to start Thursday!



Make plans now to come out and support local 4-H and FFA youth at the Panhandle Youth Expo!  The Expo starts Thursday and runs through Saturday at the Jackson Ag Center on Highway 90 in Marianna.

Come join the fun and support our local youth!  http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/4-h/panhandle-youth-expo/

Local youth …

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4-H volunteer club leaders needed!


Do you have a passion for something that you would like to share with others?  Do you have an interest in seeing young people learn new skills, build confidence and become productive members of society?

If you have answered yes to either of these questions, then Jackson County 4-H needs you!  As …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/4-h/2017/10/09/4-h-volunteer-club-leaders-needed/

Attention 4-H Seniors – Scholarship Opportunity!

Don’t miss the opportunity to receive the 2018 Farm Credit of Northwest Florida AgVocator Scholarship!  Download the application from www.farmcredit-fl.com

Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/4-h/2017/09/08/attention-4-h-seniors-scholarship-opportunity/

Preparing for a disaster – Are you ready?

Preparing people, pets, livestock and horses for a natural disaster.

If you have listened to the radio, watched television or visited social media within the last week, you are well aware of the damage inflicted by Hurricane Harvey.  Did it make you think about what would happen if this happened to the area where you …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/4-h/2017/09/05/preparing-for-a-disaster-are-you-ready/

Save the date!

Make Plans to Join Us Now!

The Jackson County 4-H Awards and Recognition Banquet is scheduled for Tuesday, September 19th.  See flyer for details.

2017 Banquet Invitation


Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/4-h/2017/08/18/save-the-date/

Jackson 4-H is growing knowledge in goat production

Jackson 4-H Hosts Goat Nutrition and Health Workshop


The Jackson County 4-H program offered a one-day workshop on goat nutrition and health on July 13th at the Jackson County Ag Complex on Penn Avenue.  This informative program was designed to educate youth and adults in the area of goat health and nutrition and …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/4-h/2017/08/15/jackson-4-h-is-growing-knowledge-in-goat-production/

Jackson 4-H Poultry Education Workshop – Something to Crow About!

Jackson 4-H Poultry Education Workshop – Something to Crow About!

Do you know how long it takes for a chicken egg to develop and hatch?  What is the percent of protein needed in a feed to grow a chick?  Have you ever watched a chick hatch?

These are just a few …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/4-h/2017/08/14/jackson-4-h-poultry-education-workshop-something-to-crow-about/

Additional Speaker Added for Goat Workshop

Jackson 4-H is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Robert Purvis, DVM from FAMU Research and Extension as a guest speaker for the Basic Nutrition and Health of Goats Workshop.  This workshop is for adults and youth and is planned for Thursday, July 13th from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM at the UF/IFAS …

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Permanent link to this article: http://jackson.ifas.ufl.edu/4-h/2017/06/30/additional-speaker-added-for-goat-workshop/

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