What is in it for me?
The gardening project introduces youth to vegetable gardening. The Gardening project is divided into four different levels:
Level A: See Them Sprout (3rd and 4th grades)
Level B: Let's Get Growing ( 5th and 6th grades)
Level C: Take Your Pick (7th-9th grades)
Level D: Growing Profits (10th-12th grades)
What can I learn?
You will learn about planning a vegetable garden, planting, fertilizing, different vegetable pests, harvesting, storage techniques and careers.
Check the 4-H Handbook for complete exhibit details.
Note: Members are required to complete ONE General 4-H Record Sheet per year which will include all projects that the 4-H Member takes for the year.
Project Manuals may be requested through the lending Library. (Only Cats, Dogs and Small Pets require manuals). Visit the 4-H Online Homepage to find directions for requesting manuals.
Indiana 4-H Garden Webpage - Includes resources to help you complete and learn about your project.
Suggested 4-H Garden Exhibits (4-H 970)
Growing a Plant Game