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4-H Youth Development

4-H is the largest youth development organization in North Carolina, educating hundreds of thousands of young people each year. Extension’s 4-H program is growing the next generation of leaders and equipping youth with the skills to succeed.

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Egg-Cellent Egg Contest Flyer

2022 4-H Egg-Cellent Egg Contest

The Egg-cellent Egg Contest is a fun competition for 4‐H members with a flock of chickens that are currently laying eggs. As part …

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North Carolina 4-H offers opportunities for members and their families to become part of a growing tradition that includes leadership, cultural …

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