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Photo of 4-H Robotics Club
These robots make healthy choices
May 19, 2017

Usually, a “404” website error spells trouble, but in the case of Illinois 4-H Robotics, “Error 404 Team Name Not Found” is just one of many creative names of teams competing in the state competition held on the state fairgrounds in Springfield.

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Photo of Shooting Sports volunteer
4-H Shooting Sports tops 1,000 volunteers
May 18, 2017

One thousand volunteers.

It’s a milestone for the Illinois 4-H program which has seen its share of big moments as a life-changing organization.

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Photo of Kane County Horse contestants
Youth learn more than riding in 4-H equine project
May 14, 2017

Not all 4-H horse projects are done from a saddle. 4-H members recently competed for top honors in the Illinois 4-H Horse Speaking Contest held April 29 on the University of Illinois campus in Champaign.

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A day after winning the State 4-H Hippology Contest, a Carroll County 4-H member returned to comp

Carroll County 4-H member Brenna Berns improved on her second place finish in last year’s State 4

Two 4-H teens tied for top honors in the Illinois 4-H State 4-H Horse Judging Contest held April

Illinois 4-H livestock project members solved a mystery haunting their imaginary 4-H barnyard at

A Logan County 4-H volunteer is competing for national honors.

The state 4-H program leader stood at the front of the room of one hundred teens and was very cle

Four youth will represent Illinois at the National 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl in Louisville, Ky., based

Across the state, one event at a time, Illinois 4-H members and volunteers are dedicated to creat

The Illinois 4-H Key Award emphasizes community service and mentorship by 4-H members throughout

Twenty 4-H members from across the state were honored for their lifetime 4-H achievements.