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Ashley County 4-H Program. Making the Best Better. Diane Mashburn - County Extension Agent- 4-H/Agriculture. 4-H Mission. 4-H empowers youth to reach their full potential, working and learning in partnership with caring adults.  -National 4-H Council. 5 Year Overview. Ashley County 4-H.

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ashley county 4 h program
Ashley County 4-H Program

Making the Best Better

Diane Mashburn- County Extension Agent- 4-H/Agriculture

4 h mission
4-H Mission

4-H empowers youth to reach their full potential, working and learning in partnership with caring adults. 

-National 4-H Council

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Ashley County 4-H

  • 144 4-H members (up 32%)
  • 11 4-H clubs- 3 new clubs
  • 1958 youth contacts
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Ashley County 4-H

  • 7 Community & Project Clubs
    • Aggies 4-H Club
    • Bullseye Bandits 4-H Club
    • Conservative Consumer Teens 4-H Club
    • Outriders 4-H Club
    • Kids 4 Kids 4-H Club
    • Pine Hill 4-H Club
    • Smarties 4-H Club
  • Afterschool 4-H Club- Allbritton- Lucky Clovers 4-H Club
  • 3 In-School 4-H Clubs
    • Portland 4-H Club (new)
    • Wilmot 2nd Grade 4-H Club (new)
    • Wilmot 5th Grade 4-H club (new)
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Ashley County 4-H

  • 1958 youth
    • 49.8% of Ashley County youth
    • 8771 contacts
  • 4-H Afterschool
  • Ag in the Classroom
  • Nutrition Education
  • People’s Garden
  • Other School Enrichment programs
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Citizenship

“…For my club, my community, my country, and my world”

-4-H Pledge

4 h teen leaders
4-H Teen Leaders
  • 11 Youth involved
  • Teambuilding
  • Leadership
  • Provide input for 4-H programming
adult volunteerism
AdultVolunteerism
  • 22 adult 4-H volunteers
    • Increase of 6 since October 2011
  • 104 adults assisted with 4-H programming
  • 670 adult volunteer hours
  • Time valued at $14,599.30
youth volunteerism
YouthVolunteerism
  • Community garden
  • Recycling ink cartridges/cell phones
  • Coke tabs for Ronald McDonald House
  • GP Water Ways Festival group helpers
  • Ashley County Fair
  • Ashley County Relay for Life
  • Servers at various banquets and dinners
community garden
Community Garden
  • Collaboration with the Hometown Health Coalition
  • Fall garden
  • Harvested 58 bags of produce
  • Donated to
    • Helping Hands
    • Montrose Food Pantry
gp water ways festival
GP Water Ways Festival
  • 16 teen leaders served as group leaders
  • Extension agents conducted lessons on water related topics
o rama s
O-Rama’s
  • County O-Rama
    • 31 youth participated
  • District O-Rama
    • 20 youth participated
    • 13- 1st place
    • 5- 2nd place
    • 2- 4th place
o rama s1
O-Rama’s
  • Arkansas 4-H O-Rama
    • 11 participants
    • 4- 1st place winners
    • Two 2nd place, one 4th place, one 5th place & two 7th place
    • 2nd place team- Consumer Judging
o rama s2
O-Rama’s
  • State Advanced Journal Winner
  • State 4-H Journal Scholarship
conferences
Conferences
  • Teen Leader Conference
    • 6 Delegates
  • Citizenship Washington Focus
    • 4 Delegates
  • National 4-H Congress
    • 1 Delegate
trips
Trips
  • Arkansas 4-H Foundation Excellence Gala
    • 5 teen leaders
  • A Day with Temple Grandin
    • 11 teen leaders
  • 4-H State Camps
    • 2 youth
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4-H Science

4-H is working to reach a goal of engaging one million new young people in science programs by 2013.

-National 4-H Council

4 h science
4-H Science
  • Horticulture projects
    • 4-H Afterschool
    • Ashley County Fair
    • Community Garden
4 h science1
4-H Science
  • Livestock projects
    • 2 livestock project clubs
    • 41 youth enrolled
    • Ashley County Fair- 13
    • Southeast District Fair- 3
    • Arkansas State Fair- 3
4 h horse
4-H Horse
  • Outriders 4-H Club
  • 18 active youth
  • 3 horsemanship-related workshops
  • Competed at
    • District- 6 youth
    • State- 4 youth
4 h science2
4-H Science
  • Aerospace
    • 4-H Club Members
    • 4-H Afterschool students
    • Ashley & Drew County youth
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4-H ScienceOther Enrichment

  • Summer programs at Crossett Public Library
    • Soda Bottle Rockets
    • Plant Science/Herb Gardening
4 h science school enrichment
4-H ScienceSchool Enrichment
  • Arkansas Agriculture
    • State crops
    • Uses for crops
    • Portland
  • Hamburger Farm
    • Hamburger ingredients from field to plate
    • Portland & Wilmot
  • Ladybugs- Life Cycle
    • Crossett
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Healthy Living

“Gives youth the tools needed to stay in shape, prepare healthy food and practice good personal hygiene.”

-National 4-H Council

broiler bar b que
Broiler Bar-B-Que
  • Workshop- 16 participants
  • Competition- 14 participants
shooting sports
Shooting Sports
  • Shooting Sports
    • Firearms safety, proper firearm use, & sportsmanship
    • Received Friends of the NRA Grant for equipment- $1000
    • 3 youth competed at the Arkansas 4-H Range Events Competition
    • Competited in 6 disciplines
4 h fun day
4-H Fun Day
  • Collaboration
    • Arkansas Game & Fish Commission
    • Crossland Zoo
  • 31 youth and adults
  • STEM Activities
  • Fishing
  • Food
  • Utilized as promotional tool
ross photography contest
Ross Photography Contest
  • 8 county entries
  • 2 state entries
  • Displayed around Ashley County
4 h awards reception
4-H Awards Reception
  • Recognized
    • 4-H members participation
    • County 4-H O-Rama winners
    • 4-H volunteers
    • 4-H leader of the year
    • Various 4-H participation
4 h foundation
4-H Foundation
  • Annual Letter Campaign- $3025
  • Bulb Fundraiser- Clubs- $885
  • Friends of the NRA- $1022
  • Scott Tractor Co. Scholarship- $1500
  • Ink Cartridge & Electronics Recycling- $1020.80
  • Car Washes, Pizza Nights, etc.- Cost of State O-Rama, CWF, and TLC
4 h program
4-H Program
  • Improve quality of clubs
  • Expand visibility of 4-H program
  • Increase incorporation of 4-H mission mandates
    • Science, Citizenship and Healthy Living
  • Increase involvement of 4-H Teen Leaders
  • Increase general 4-H participation on all levels
questions
Questions?

We cannot always build the future for our youth. But we can build our youth for the future.

- Franklin D. Roosevelt

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