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What's Up UA? - 4-H Programs Bring Enrichment and Learning to Thousands in Arizona | Explorer News (Marana, AZ)

What's Up UA? - 4-H Programs Bring Enrichment and Learning to Thousands in Arizona | Explorer News (Marana, AZ) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
With programs in all 15 Arizona counties, on five American Indian reservations and on four military bases, Arizona’s 4-H offers more than 100 projects for youth involvement focused around science, agriculture, education and other areas.
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4-H Programs Bring Enrichment and Learning to Thousands in Arizona | UANews

4-H Programs Bring Enrichment and Learning to Thousands in Arizona | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

With programs in all 15 Arizona counties, on five American Indian reservations and on four military bases, Arizona’s 4-H offers more than 100 projects for youth involvement focused around science, agriculture, education and other areas.

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Launch Into Life | Willcox Range News

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More than three-hundred Willcox High School students interviewed, got a “job” and then moved from table to table spending their newly earned money, after deducting taxes, on housing, transportation, groceries and, if there was anything left, optional expenses such as clothing and entertainment.
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Kindergartners getting lesson in farming | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson)

Kindergartners getting lesson in farming | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Some young students will learn about farm life by working the University of Arizona's fields.
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UA Seeking Funding for Farm Outreach, Tuition Balance | Arizona Public Media

Annual budget request to state lawmakers calls for more money than governor has proposed.
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Young leaders hope to help make their communities healthier | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson)

Young leaders hope to help make their communities healthier | KOLD (TV-Channel 13 Tucson) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The teens learned new skills that will serve them in their leadership roles as "healthy living ambassadors."
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Harvest festival at Tucson Village Farm | Arizona Daily Star

Youth in Arizona 4-H and UnitedHealthcare will partner today in healthy cooking demonstrations, gardening tips and fitness exercise at the Tucson Village Farm Harvest Festival.
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4-H Club Centennial | Willcox Range News

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It all began 100 years ago when in 1913, a volunteer leader, George T. Peabody organized a Boy’s Cotton Club in Chandler, Ariz., and soon thereafter 12 cotton, corn, and grain sorghum clubs were organized.
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4-H now has its own state camp on top of Mingus Mtn. | Prescott (AZ) Daily Courier

4-H now has its own state camp on top of Mingus Mtn. | Prescott (AZ) Daily Courier | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

After decades of dreaming about having its own camp, Arizona's 4-H program has turned that dream into a reality on top of Mingus Mountain here in Yavapai County.

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A Garden Plot Called Soup Pot | Edible Baja Arizona | Edible Baja Arizona

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When you first enter Tucson Village Farm, a tall pole stacked with thin, hand-painted wooden signs greets you. Each sign is marked with the colorful handprints of the students who created each line, leaving their mark on the farm, on its mission, and on its future.

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Arizona 4-H progresses beyond cows and cooking | Arizona Daily Wildcat

Arizona 4-H progresses beyond cows and cooking | Arizona Daily Wildcat | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Local youth organization Arizona 4-H celebrated its 100th anniversary on Saturday, continuing its legacy of helping young children provide services to their community.

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Happy Birthday, Arizona 4-H | Maricopa Monitor

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The Arizona 4-H program will celebrate its 100th anniversary this month at the Maricopa Agricultural Center, and four Pinal County residents are in line for a special honor.
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Around Your Town for October 1 | Sierra Vista (AZ) Herald

Around Your Town for October 1 | Sierra Vista (AZ) Herald | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Thursday, at the Cochise County Fair, Douglas High School 4-H Club members Audry Fernandez, 16, Alama Chavez, 17, Ayvon Fernandez,15, and Keyhonna Young charmed fair goers into sitting in the chair trying to get donations for other students who cannot afford the $25 fee so they can join the club.

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4-H Programs Bring Enrichment and Learning to Thousands in Arizona | Yuma News Now

With programs in all 15 Arizona counties, on five American Indian reservations and on four military bases, Arizona’s 4-H offers more than 100 projects for youth involvement focused around science, agriculture, education and other areas.

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What's Up UA? - Tucson Village Farm Honored as Model Program for the Nation | Explorer News (Marana, AZ)

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Tucson Village Farm, a working urban farm built by and for the youth of the Tucson community, was recognized on Wednesday for its innovative approach to nutrition education and focus on urban youth from all ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds when National 4-H Council President and CEO Jennifer Sirangelo and Arizona 4-H Executives honored the farm with a visit to kick off National Nutrition Month.”

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Tucson Village Farm Honored as Model Program for the Nation | UANews

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Tucson Village Farm, a working urban farm built by and for the youth of the Tucson community, was recognized on Wednesday for its innovative approach to nutrition education and focus on urban youth from all ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds when National 4-H Council President and CEO Jennifer Sirangelo and Arizona 4-H Executives honored the farm with a visit to kick off National Nutrition Month.

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UA program offers kids ‘Agriculture Disneyland’ | InMaricopa

UA program offers kids ‘Agriculture Disneyland’ | InMaricopa | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Victor Jimenez isn’t a celebrity or a big shot figure. He’s not a famous musician or a local politician. He’s just an everyday, working individual.

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UA Seeking Funding for Farm Outreach, Tuition Balance | Arizona Illustrated (TV)

UA Seeking Funding for Farm Outreach, Tuition Balance | Arizona Illustrated (TV) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Annual budget request to state lawmakers calls for more money than governor has proposed.
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Images from the Harvest Festival 2013 | KOLD (TV-Channel 13, Tucson)

Arizona 4-H youth, trained as youth health ambassadors as part of the UnitedHealthcare and 4-H “Eat4-Health” partnership, conducted and lead many fun family friendly activities including; healthy cooking demonstrations, doing “chores” on the farm such as harvest popcorn and plant wheat, saw live animals, learned gardening tips from Master Gardeners, participated in fun “ZUMBA” fitness exercises and learned hands-on nutrition lessons. 

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Five locals join 4-H Hall of Fame | Nogales International

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Five residents of Santa Cruz County were among 76 people inducted last month into the Arizona 4-H Hall of Fame during the organization’s Centennial Celebration in Maricopa, south of Phoenix.
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Facing your fears 40 feet off the ground | Arizona Daily Star

Facing your fears 40 feet off the ground | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Facing your fears is difficult enough in everyday life, but try doing it 40 feet above the ground.
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Desert Gardener: Arizona 4-H marks centennial | Yuma Sun

Desert Gardener: Arizona 4-H marks centennial | Yuma Sun | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

This is the centennial year for 4-H in Arizona. "Making the Best Better" has been their motto for the past 100 years, and Arizona’s 4-H programs really do get better every year.

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What's Up UA? - UA-Led Arizona 4-H Celebrates 100 Years | The Explorer (Marana, AZ)

Since its origin in the early 20th century, 4-H has offered important lessons in leadership, responsibility and service through hands-on activities designed to help young people reach their personal potential.
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UA-Led Arizona 4-H Celebrates 100 Years | UANews

UA-Led Arizona 4-H Celebrates 100 Years | UANews | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Since its origin in the early 20th century, 4-H has offered important lessons in leadership, responsibility and service through hands-on activities designed to help young people reach their personal potential.

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Arizona 4-H Celebrates 100 Years, Brings New Programs | Arizona Illustrated (TV)

Centennial anniversary marks traditional and contemporary programs teaching students life skills.
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