This information about Fulton County 4-H Projects includes guidelines, entry times and dates and general information about the 4-H program.
4-H enrollment in Fulton County is for youth in grades 3 - 12. Youth may become 4-H members when they enter grade 3 and may continue as a member through grade 12, regardless of age, with a maximum of 10 years participation.Membership in Fulton County 4-H Clubs is open to all persons regardless of race and/or national origin or sex.
Boys and girls in Kindergarten, 1st & 2nd grade during the school year (Sept. 1 - May 31) may be Mini 4-H members.
The HHS, Agriculture and N/R, and 4-H Youth Educators Newsletters are listed at the bottom of this page.
Mark Kepler writes a weekly agricultural newspaper article for the local paper. Below is the November column toxicity in beans.
Many thanks to those who enrolled in the Indiana 4-H Youth Development Program using the new 4HOnline system. In this year of transition to a new enrollment system and our move to focus on year-round educational programming for the 4-H youth we serve, we don't want to leave anyone out. If you were unable to enroll by January 15 and wish to participate in Indiana 4-H in 2015, simply contact the your county Purdue Extension Office to complete a paper enrollment form and submit the required program
August 2014 Paer Report
In this Issue:
A Time of Change? Indiana's Farmland Market in 2014. The boom that has characterized crop agriculture for the past several years seems to be waning. Prospects for above normal yields and growing stocks have resulted in a downward trend in grain and soybean prices. Indiana Pastureland, Irrigated Farmland, Hay Ground, and On-Farm Grain Storage Rent.
The Fulton County 4-H Horse & Pony Club continues to grow each year. Presently, the club has over 70 members. During the Fulton County Fair, the center is home to many kids and their equine friends. Extra curricular activites, such as judging, horse bowl, groom & clean and many others are offered to those members interested.
The Fulton County 4-H Equestrian Center is one of the biggest 4-H Horse & Pony facilities in Indiana