Project resources help 4-H members learn about everything from aerospace to workforce readiness. Whether you are a new or novice member, use the project sheets to explore age-appropriate activities, resources and exhibit ideas.
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Animals & Biological Sciences
- Companion Animal
- Dairy Cattle
- Dairy Goat
- Entomology and Bees
- Meat Goat
- Poultry and Eggs
- Sheep and Wool
- Veterinary Science
Civic Engagement, Community Service
- Community Service
- Cultural Education, International Study and Exchange Programs
- Service Learning
Communications & Expressive Arts
- Drama and Theater
- Graphic Design
- Music and Dance
- Public Speaking
- Visual Arts
- Writing and Public Speaking
Consumer & Family Science
Environmental Education, Earth Science
Foods & Nutrition
Leadership and Personal Development
- Character Education
- Economics, Business and Marketing
- Exploring the Treasures of 4-H Curriculum
- Hobbies and Collections
- Leadership Skills Development
- Leisure Education and Recreation
- Social Recreation Skills
- Workforce Preparation (Career Exploration)
Physical Sciences, Technology & Engineering
- Aerospace and Rocketry
- Automotive, Small and Tractor Engines
- Computers and Technology
- Wood Science
Youth In Action
South Dakota 4-H is holding a Career Conversations course on its Training House platform to teach various lessons about the career fields in South Dakota.
Come learn about the value of bovine artificial insemination, the A.I. process and equipment, while gaining hands on experience during this day camp.
October 20, 2021
These committees cover a range in interests, from traditional animal projects and youth-in-action events, to science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs.
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.
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.