Jasper County Extension Office Newsletters
4-H Enrollment is NOW OPEN for the 2015/2016 season until January 15, 2016. Don't wait til the last minute... take this opportunity to get enrolled today!
The 4-H Lawn & Garden Tractor and equipment program provides youth with educational information that develops project skills (i.e. principles of engine operation, hydraulic systems, electrical systems, safe operation) and life skills (i.e. decision making, using science and technology, developing communication skills).
Youth learn all about different types of weeds as well as life skills through fun hands-on experiences. In this project you will learn about weed identification, how to preserve weed samples, and how to mount your weed samples.
Observing and studying wildlife can provide a lifetime of enjoyment. This project will help you learn to identify wildlife, basic wildlife needs, and how wildlife interact with other wildlife and with people. At the advanced level you will learn how to create a wildlife habitat, wherever you live.
The 4-H Aerospace project provides youth with educational information about aerospace that develops project skills and life skills.
4-H members will learn that better tractor care results in longer tractor life, more power, and lower operating costs. This project will also help them form good safety habits when operating a tractor.