Extension / 4-H Military Outreach Programs

Raccoon Circle

You might be able to tell that I love games! Games are a great way to teach youth and also a wonderful brain break when teaching. Jim Cain author of The big book of low-cost training games along with several other outstanding publications created the game Raccoon Circles. The game…
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Consumer Judging

There are many things I love about 4-H and one of them is Consumer Judging. In 4-H we value teaching youth important life skills like the importance of generosity, public speaking, critical thinking, science, and agriculture. 4-H also promotes youth gaining independence through various programs. Consumer Judging is one of…
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Community Service

Have you found yourself doing the same old thing when it comes to community service? Yes, community service is a great teaching tool for adolescents and adults; however, it is never a bad idea to change up ways we give back to our communities or how we provide support to…
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Poultry Judging

4-H’s roots began many years ago in agriculture education for youth. While, we have expanded programming since our early years we still take pride in our roots and understand the importance of agriculture education. In fact, Georgia’s largest commodity is Broiler Chickens. There are countless careers in the poultry industry…
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University of Georgia 4-H Game Day’s

A fun program to promote in your county and on base are the Georgia 4-H Game Days. The University of Georgia host 4-H Day’s, so that youth from all over can participate in UGA’s outstanding sporting events. UGA hosts a football day in the fall and gymnastics along with basketball…
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4-H Shooting Sports

Project SAFE (Shooting Awareness, Fun and Education) provides youth a place to develop a sense of belonging, learn teamwork in a safe environment and increase concentration skills. Georgia 4-H Project SAFE uses the shooting sports to teach many valuable life skills. Safety and the responsible use of firearms and archery…
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