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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

A century of Extension: NDSU service celebrates 100 years as ‘a people business’

May 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

North Dakota State University’s Extension Service celebrated its 100th anniversary on Thursday — commemorating more than a lifetime of education for communities statewide.
On May 8, 1914, the Smith-Lever Act was signed, translating land-grant un…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

A century of Extension: NDSU service celebrates 100 years as ‘a people business’

May 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

North Dakota State University’s Extension Service celebrated its 100th anniversary on Thursday — commemorating more than a lifetime of education for communities statewide.
On May 8, 1914, the Smith-Lever Act was signed, translating land-grant un…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Fundraising effort plows on for new 4-H building

April 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

HURON — Even with more than half the money raised in an effort to build a new 4-H exhibit hall at the South Dakota State Fairgrounds in Huron, those involved in the project know there’s still a lot of work to be done.

“It’s work worth doing,” sai…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com