This list aids planning and decision-making for 4-H member families and volunteers in light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
A Master Gardener for more than 20 years, Cindy Jungman says the continuous education the program offers has been valuable.
Whether volunteering as a Master Gardener or a Master Food Preserver, Tim Schreiner says the interaction with people and seeing that “light bulb” moment after a conversation is really the fun part of the programs.
View schedules, resources and results for the 2021 South Dakota State Fair taking place Aug. 31 – Sept. 6 in Huron, South Dakota.
Sales and transport is a stressful time for any animal. Reducing stress factors due to transitions start before the actual purchase of your new project. Managing proper nutrition and disease management are just a couple factors to help your project get off to a great start.
Proper identification of animals helps create an honest record keeping system. With current DNA blood typing procedures animals can be identified through parentage, but when it comes to everyday practices on the farm or ranch a good tattoo can be a huge time saver in the event of a lost ear tag.
4-H Youth Development must place an importance on developing “youth experience” versus “contest participation and competition."
If you enjoy preserving food, volunteering and helping your community, SDSU Extension's Master Food Preserver volunteer program may be for you!
This guide offers current and prospective SDSU Extension Master Gardeners information on: applying for the program, maintaining certification, categorizing and reporting service hours, understanding the various levels of volunteer service and much more!