Hill & Hollow 4-H Club Tries ‘Helping Hands’ at Geocaching

The Hill & Hollow Helping Hands 4-H Club planned to spend the day at Bruce Mound on Sunday, February 19, 2017, but with a 60 degree day and  no snow 4-H members made an alternative plan. The 4-H club participated in a geocaching adventure at Winona, MN Lake Lodge Park. Youth and adults had a […]

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4-H Festival of Arts Features Performers from all over County

The 4-H Festival of Arts is an annual event sponsored by the Buffalo County 4-H Leaders’ Association and the Buffalo County Fair Association that allows 4-H youth to share their skills and talents by exhibiting in the following categories: arts, crafts, photography, marketing, communication arts (speaking), music and drama. Exhibitors received valuable feedback on how […]

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Top 15 Photography from 4-H Festival of Arts

The Top 15 photos from the Buffalo County 4-H Festival of Arts conducted on February 12, 2017 at the Alma Area School.  Photography Top 15 images included: Austin George, Best Storytelling Photo; Karissa O’Connell, Best Rural Life Photo; Karissa O’Connell, Best Plant Photo; Julia Moats, Best Landscape Photo; Grace Pichler, Best Portrait Photo; Alison George, […]

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Expand your Family’s Horizons and Host an Exchange Student this Summer!

Is your family looking for something fun to do this summer? Why not host a student from Japan, Korea, Finland, Costa Rica or Mexico!  Wisconsin 4-H is offering the experience of a lifetime for 75 families to host youth and adults from around the world. These young people are anxiously waiting to get to know their new host family […]

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Northwest WI 4-H Horse Educational Contest

Northwest WI 4-H Horse Educational Contest March 4, 2017 UW-River Falls Agricultural Science Building 611 S 3rd St, River Falls, WI 54022 Check-in: 8:30 am Contest: 9:00 am The Northwest WI 4-H Horse Educational contest will offer competitions in: Horse Bow, Hippology, Posters, Drawings and Photography. Equine reproduction will be the topic of the guest […]

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4-H Horse Project Spring Round-Up

MARK YOUR CALENDARS! 4-H Horse Project Spring Round-Up Sunday, March 12, 2017 1:15 p.m. Waumandee State Bank, Waumandee Horse/Horseless Horse project members and parents are encouraged to attend the Spring Round-Up.  Calendar of events, pony rides, special events and member recognition are a few of the topics to be discussed.  Plan to attend and learn […]

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County Fair Judges Training Webinar

The 2017 Fair Judges Training Webinar will be held on March 21 at 6:00 p.m. and is geared for new county fair judges as well as judges that would like to be updated on the general principles of what it takes to judge at Wisconsin County Fairs.  Some of the topics to be covered are: […]

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SOS for Wisconsin 4-H Military Kids

Military service members make many sacrifices. And so do their children. Wisconsin 4-H Military Kids is a program that provides opportunities for service members and their families to partake in various outings including summer camps for children of military men and women. Approximately 75 children attend camps at Upham Woods in Wisconsin Dells each summer.

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4-H Camp Kinnissippewa is Open for Campers!

Camp Kinnissippewa 4-H at Kiwanis Scout Camp 3 different camp experiences for 4-H members from Buffalo, Pepin, Pierce, & Trempealeau Counties at the beautiful Camp Kiwanis at Marine on St. Croix River! 2017 4-H Camp Kinnissippewa Information and Online Registration Instructions 4-H Base Camps   June 14-16, 2017 Enjoy an outdoor adventure at the 2017 4-H […]

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Buffalo County Fair Premium Books Now Available

The 2017 Junior  Fair Premium book and the 2017 Open Class Premium books are now available for the Buffalo County Fair.  Take a moment to review the Junior Fair Rules and Livestock Rules for changes this year. The 2017 Buffalo County Fair is August 3-6, 2017. The Buffalo County Fair theme is Homemade, Homegrown Heroes. Additional information can be […]

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2017 Wisconsin 4-H Foundation Scholarships Applications Now Being Accepted

Madison, Wis. [January 1, 2017] – The Wisconsin 4-H Foundation will award more than $10,000 in scholarships to outstanding Wisconsin students pursuing higher education in 2017. Scholarships are awarded to students based on demonstrated personal growth, development and leadership, academic performance and future educational goals. To be eligible for Wisconsin 4-H Foundation scholarships, students must […]

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4-H Camp Counselors Job Openings!

    We would love for you to be a camp counselor at 4-H Camp Kinnissippewa June 13-16, 2017! Submit a cover letter and application by March 6, 2017 and you can be part of our staff this year! 2017-Camp-Counselor-Application Camp-Counselor-Position-Description-2017 Have questions about what it means to be part our camp staff? Contact Annie […]

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4-H Afterschool 2017 Summer Program Registration Open until March 1

2017 4-H Afterschool Summer Calendar Flyer 2017 4-H Afterschool Summer Program Registration Students in Grades K-6 during 2017-18 school year June 5 to August 25, 2017 Monday – Friday 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.  Students must bring their own sack lunch each day.  Morning and afternoon snacks are provided.  Families are required to provide some […]

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4HOnline Animal Identification for FairEntry

      If you’d like to get a head start on uploading your animal information for the Buffalo County Fair, here’s your chance. All animal information for 4-H members must be in 4HOnline by May 1, 2017. Meat animals will add information shortly after weigh-in takes place in February or April.   Getting Started […]

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Buffalo County 4-H November 2016 e-Newsletter

The Buffalo County 4-H November e-Newsletter is now available. With our 4HOnline enrollment system, you can view the e-Newsletter in a couple different ways. You can log into 4HOnline with your email and password at http://wi.4honline.com and view the e-Newsletter from your family homepage. Or, you can view the e-Newsletter on the Buffalo County UW-Extension webpage at […]

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Bragger wins Buffalo County 4-H Crowley Dairy Leadership Award

Allison Bragger, a member of the Montana Pioneers 4-H Club and a student at Independence High School, has won the Buffalo County 4-H Crowley Leadership Award for 2016. As a county winner, Bragger received a commemorative engraved medallion and the chance to compete for state-level awards, including a chance to compete for two $500 scholarships […]

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#4HGrown Badges

Yes, you’re seeing that right – this is not the Scouts. 4-H now has 16 digital badges 4-H members can earn throughout the year! In Buffalo County 4-H,   4-H may have the opportunity to earn a badge a 4-H club and countywide events. The badge may come in digital form (thanks for the idea […]

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