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Kenneth teen to serve as Minnesota 4-H Ambassador

August 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

KENNETH — When Andrea Severtson earned her first trip to the Minnesota State Fair as a sixth-grader, she showed a heifer calf named Bella, learned her way around the fairgrounds and experienced her first-ever 4-H dance.

During that 4-H Livestock…continue reading on dglobe.com

Cultivating his vision

August 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Dustin John doesn’t know anything about pursuing a patent, but he thinks it might be time to learn after he designed and built from scratch a trench filler that attaches to the front end of a skid loader.

John, 16, and a soon-to-…continue reading on dglobe.com

Nobles County Fair begins next week

July 31, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — The 135th Annual Nobles County Fair begins Monday with the 4-H Dog Show at the Hockey Arena.

More livestock shows get under way Wednesday with the dairy, rabbit and sheep shows. This year the fair offers a Boomer Nights celebration…continue reading on dglobe.com

Good eats, sweet treats

July 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

SIBLEY, Iowa — Under sunny skies and cool breezes, children were busy putting golf balls through a mini-golf course as 4-H’ers paraded around with friendly canines in preparation for an afternoon dog show Wednesday during the first day of the Osc…continue reading on dglobe.com

Story time with Levi

July 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — What began as a local child’s quest to bring reading enjoyment to less fortunate children has blossomed into an incredible outpouring of support from people across Nobles County.

Ten-year-old Levi Kuhl of Worthington decided earl…continue reading on dglobe.com

A farmer’s gift — Chergosky donates $4 million farm to 4-H, three endowments memorialize Andrea Reusch

July 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

LAKEFIELD — A rural Lakefield cattle farmer who fell in love with a 4-H Extension educator, dreamed of marrying her and endured an unimaginable ache when her life was cut far too short has now given the ultimate gift in her honor.
Curt Chergosky m…continue reading on dglobe.com

Oliver County 4-H wins dairy contest

June 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

A team from Oliver County placed first in the state 4-H dairy judging senior division contest during a recent competition at North Dakota State University.
Team members included Shane Giedd, Rachel Oliver, Emily Klein and Rebecca Liffrig. Giedd was …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Farm Credit Services gives $150K for 4-H hall

May 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

HURON (AP) — A $150,000 donation from an agricultural f nancial institution is putting the South Dakota State Fairgrounds one step closer toward its goal of building a new 4-H exhibit hall.

The state’s Department of Agriculture on Thursday a…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

BankWest gives $50K for new 4-H hall at state fair

May 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

HURON (AP) — Donations continue to flow to a campaign of the South Dakota State Fairgrounds to build a new 4-H exhibit hall.

The state’s Department of Agriculture on Wednesday announced a $50,000 donation from South Dakota-based BankWest.

S…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Nordby earns 4-H scholarship

May 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

Hannah Nordby of New England High School was recently awarded a $300 scholarship through the North Dakota 4-H Foundation.
Ten 4-H members throughout the state were honored. Applicants submitted answers to questions about types of knowledge they gain…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com