Friends of Agriculture Breakfast- November 18th

Friends of Agriculture Breakfast- November 18th

Make sure to mark your calendars for the Friends of Agriculture Breakfast coming up on November 18th at the WNC Ag Center.  There’s always plenty of great food and company to start your day off just right.

Ride-It 4-H Club’s Fall Horse Show

Ride-It 4-H Club’s Fall Horse Show

The Ride-It 4-H Club’s fall horse show will take place Sunday, October 26th starting at 1:00pm.  It’s going to be at the McDowell Saddle and Bridle Club (address is on the class sheet). This is a great show for young riders and any enrolled 4-H’er will get the reduced class rate.  There will be a … Continue reading

WD 4-H Horse Council Scholarship

WD 4-H Horse Council Scholarship

The West District 4-H Horse Council offers scholarships to 4-H members who have participated in various 4-H Horse events during the year.  These scholarships help offset the costs of registration, travel, and other expenses that are incurred due to participation.  Please click on the link below to download the scholarship application which is due by … Continue reading

Plans Are Set for Summer 2015 4-H Camp

Plans Are Set for Summer 2015 4-H Camp

Summer has just ended but plans are already being made for Summer 4-H Camp 2015- all over again!! We hope to take a group of 4-Hers from Buncombe County to Betsy Jeff-Penn 4-H camp again this year the week of July 5-10, 2015.  If you think you might be interested, please contact Holly Jordan at … Continue reading

Media Smart Youth Teen Leaders Program

Media Smart Youth Teen Leaders Program

The Media Smart Youth Teen Leaders Program is being offered through National 4-H’s partnership with the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health (NIH).   The Teen Leaders Program was developed based on recommendations from National 4-H Conference delegates at a briefing that they did this past spring … Continue reading

Cultivate: Crop Science Teen Weekend

Cultivate: Crop Science Teen Weekend

Cultivate: Crop Science Teen Weekend October 24-26th, 2014 Boiled peanuts, putting practice and other agronomic mischief will be unfolding at NC State on October 24-26, 2014 for our first ever, inaugural Crop Science Teen Weekend. “Cultivate” is a brand new program that invites High school-aged youth (sophomores, juniors and seniors) to apply for a residential agronomy … Continue reading

Fall 2014 Tractor Supply Company Paper Clover Campaign

Fall 2014 Tractor Supply Company Paper Clover Campaign

Tractor Supply Company (TSC) stores in Asheville, Black Mountain, and Weaverville will again be joining 4-H in support of local youth with the 4-H TSC Paper Clover Campaign, a national in-store fundraising effort to benefit state and local 4‑H programming in each of the communities where a Tractor Supply Company store is located. Beginning Wednesday, October 8th through Sunday, October … Continue reading

OMK Hero Family Pack Items Needed

OMK Hero Family Pack Items Needed

The NC National Guard in Asheville needs our help collecting items to help fill Hero FAMILY Packs for the 211th MP CO.  This unit is based out of Haywood County but has service members from all across the state. There are around 35-40 families with children in this unit. They have just returned from a deployment … Continue reading