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La. 4-H’ers compete at National 4-H Poultry and Egg Conference
4-H clover

(Distributed 11/20/15) BATON ROUGE, La. – Several Louisiana 4-H students placed in contests held during the National 4-H Poultry and Egg Conference in Louisville, Kentucky, on Nov. 18 and 19.

Multipurpose building dedicated at 4-H camp
ribbon cutting

(Distributed 11/02/15) POLLOCK, La. – After years of wishing, planning and fundraising, the multipurpose pavilion at the LSU AgCenter Grant Walker 4-H Educational Center became reality Oct. 31 with a dedication and ribbon cutting.

AgMagic brings learning, fun to State Fair
Lirette brothers

(Distributed 11/02/15) SHREVEPORT, La. – It’s not just your normal walk in the woods where bugs and wildlife rule. It’s a journey through a world where youth can learn healthy eating from super heroes who teach about nutrition, watch chicks hatch, look at soil through microscopes, as well as learn about science, engineering and technology.

Vernon Parish 4-H Clover Talk Newsletter 2015-2016
4H clover

Clover Talk newsletter for 4-H club members.

4-H Day with the Tigers
Each year the LSU Athletic Department offers the 4-H program an opportunity to attend an LSU football game. These tickets can be purchased by 4-H members, their families, volunteers and any LSU AgCenter employee.
Rapides Parish 4-H’ers to hatch chicks at parish fair
candling eggs
(Distributed 10/09/15) HINESTON, La. – For the past 26 years the 4-H Teen Leader Club in Rapides Parish has hatched eggs in an incubator for a display at the Rapides Parish Fair.
4-H’ers participate in national science activity
Nakaya Muse
(Distributed 10/08/15) NEW ORLEANS, La.—Kabrel Johnson, a student at KIPP Central City Academy and a 4-H club member, was busy putting Newton’s Laws of Motion to the test.
4-H’ers learn to make communities safer from disasters
4-H members from across the state are finding their voice in making their communities safer from disaster by participating in hazard mitigation projects aimed at strengthening public facilities.
School year kicks off new 4-H year
(Distributed 09/09/15) BATON ROUGE, La. – Back-to-school is in full swing, an exciting time for making new friends, meeting new teachers and getting involved. While the focus for the year is on academic achievement, it’s also important for students to participate in extra-curricular activities such as 4-H, said Janet Fox, head of the LSU AgCenter 4-H Youth Development Department.
Grant Walker 4-H Educational Center to host open house
WindyWoods building
(Distributed 09/04/15) POLLOCK, La. – Since the 1920s the LSU AgCenter Grant Walker 4-H Educational Center has been the scene of fun-filled summer days for many generations of Louisiana youth. But what happens in the off season?
La. 4-H’ers attend national shooting sports institute
national ambassadors
(Distributed 08/14/15) BATON ROUGE, La. – Two Louisiana 4-H’ers were among 21 4-H’ers from 13 states who spent a week at California State University, Fresno, for the 2015 National 4-H Shooting Sports Teen Leadership Institute Aug 4-8.
Louisiana team places second in national 4-H seafood cook-off
Ascension Parish team
(Distributed 08/11/15) NEW ORLEANS, La. – A team of young chefs from Ascension Parish earned second place in the Great American Seafood Cook-Off, 4-H Edition on Aug. 9.
Two 4-H’ers turn personal tragedy into successful speech on hazards of impaired driving
Jacqueline and Hailli
(Distributed 07/28/15) RACELAND, La. – Two 4-H students have used their personal tragedies to warn others about the deadly hazards of impaired driving.
4-H, FFA State Horse Show results released
Premier Exhibitors
(Distributed 07/14/15) LAKE CHARLES, La. – Results have been released from the 46th Annual Louisiana 4-H and FFA State Horse Show held July 7-11, 2015.