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Filling the Ag Pipeline
March 21, 2018

University of Illinois Extension and the College of ACES hope to raise $2 million for agriculture and engineering education for Illinois youth. Why this focus? Because we know . . .

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Summer 4-H conference lets teens explore potential careers
March 05, 2018

Imagine digging at an archeological site, opening a honeybee hive, or performing African dance. For some Illinois teens, imagination will turn to reality during Illini Summer Academies, set to begin June 24 on the University of Illinois campus.

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National team selected for 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl
March 04, 2018

Four youth will represent Illinois at the National 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl in Louisville, Ky., based on their performance at the state 4-H qualifying contest.

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Inspiration from the writings of Martin Luther King, Jr.

An Illinois team earned third place at the National 4-H Livestock Skillathon Contest held Monday,

The Illinois 4-H livestock judging team claimed the reserve championship at the National 4-H Live

The National 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl is known for its intense competition from the nation’s most elit

An Illinois teen placed fifth overall at the Eastern National 4-H Horse Roundup Judging Contest h

A team of Illinois 4-H members won the Eastern National 4-H Roundup Horse Bowl championship held

More than 200 teens packed cars and busses for a rally on the University of Illinois campus to co

Dakota Access Pipeline, LLC donated $60,000 to the Illinois 4-H Foundation to fund 4-H youth deve

The Illinois FFA Foundation and Illinois 4-H Foundation will each receive donations of $60,000 fr

The Illinois team took sixth place in the National 4-H Dairy Judging Contest held recently during