The University of Minnesota Extension is now accepting applications for the Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development position.
Andrea Ruesch Scholarship is accepting applications until March 1.
We are looking for youth currently in grades 9-12 to serve as counselors at our multi-county 4-H camp held at Shetek Lutheran Ministries on the shores of Lake Shetek.
Congratulations to Addison Barrick, the winner of the Martin County 4-H Win a Breeding Ewe Essay contest.
Peters Family, 2023 Farm Family of the Year
Martin County Born and Raised swine MUST be declared as such on the 4-H affidavit, which was included in the Animal ID-ing mailing, and a veterinarian familiar with the pigflow must sign the affidavit confirming their qualifications prior to County Fair (or 4-H Showcase equivalent) Check-In. Affidavit MUST be turned into the 4-H Office.
Young people from across Minnesota will have the opportunity to compete in local meets in events including archery, muzzle loader, shotgun, air rifle, .22 rifle and air pistol. Skillathon, wildlife calling, conservation projects and cast iron cooking will be available in a virtual format.
At this show, you will see 4-H'ers of all ages showing their riding skills in Western and English styles, their knowledge of horses and teamwork.