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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.

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2018 Herter-O'Neal Scholarship Application

Nominations are being sought for a $750 scholarship offered by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Administrative Professionals Association (NCCEAPA) …

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4-H Teen Council

The Hertford County 4-H Teen Council will meet on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 6:00pm – 7:00pm. The meeting …

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4-H Media Team

The Hertford 4-H Media Team will meet on Monday, November 6, 2017 from 5:30pm- 6:30pm at the Hertford County …

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New 4-H Community Clubs

Have you ever wondered how you or your child can become involved in 4-H? Well, how about joining a …

Learn More Using the Resources Below

4-H Enrollment Packet

4-H Livestock Show and Sale

4-H Livestock Show and Sale - Beef Cattle

4-H Livestock Show and Sale - Hog

4-H Livestock Show and Sale - Lamb

4-H Livestock Show and Sale - Meat Goat

4-H Livestock Show and Sale Activity Books

4-H Livestock Show and Sale Financial Record Books

4-H Misc Forms

4-H Opportunities

4-H Project Record Books

4-H Volunteer Applications

Extension Programs at NC State University

Hertford County Development

Partnerships and Organizations

Publications, Information, and News

Resources

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Diagram of swine body parts.

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