Quotes from Buffalo County 4-H Record Books

This is a compilation of some of our 4-H members’ record book stories. These are excerpts that were interesting, powerful or unique. Not all members are recognized and these are portions of stories from Service-Learning, Youth Leadership and Cloverbud pages only. These young people deserve to be applauded for taking the time to reflect on […]

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$2500 Grow Communities Grant Awarded to Hill & Hollow 4-H

  Buffalo County farmer Dan Senn has won the opportunity to direct a $2,500 dollar donation from the America’s Farmers Grow Communities program, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, to the Buffalo County 4-H Club – Hill & Hollow Helping Hands 4-H Club. Hill & Hollow Helping Hands 4-H Club will use the funds to develop […]

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State Fair Stitching Gives Warm Wishes in Buffalo County

Buffalo County 4-H offered ‘warm wishes’ to Buffalo County Human Servcies clientele involved in the Drug Endangered Children and Aging programs when Rachel Hovey of Lookout Legends 4-H and Abby George of Hilltop Climbers 4-H, presented social workers with several fleece blankets, stuffed animals, pillowcases and tote bags that were assembled and sewn by Buffalo […]

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Golden Hornets 4-H Celebrates Members

Golden Hornets 4-H Club celebrated their most achieving members at a ceremony on September 10, 2017. Brooke Putz, Vice President, awarded the certificates to recognize members for their work towards 4-H’s mission of citizenship, life skills and leadership. Bailey Pronschinske, now grade 4, received the Younger Member award for her contributions as a new 4-H […]

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4-H Fundraiser at the Races

Thank you to Mississippi Thunder Speedway for the opportunity to participate in their 50/50 raffle as a Buffalo County 4-H Fundraiser on Friday, September 8, 2017. The $800 raised from this opportunity will be utilized to help fund 4-H travel experiences and 4-H scholarships in 2018! A special thank you goes out to Cara Lee […]

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2018 4-H Educational Travel Opportunties

These are the educational travel opportunities for Buffalo County 4-H members for 2018. As more information is available it will be added to this webpage.    FIVE (FINDING INTERESTING VARIETIES IN EVERYONE) FIVE stands for Finding Interesting Varieties in Everyone and FIVE diversity trip delegates have enjoyed learning about multiculturalism (appreciating different cultures) in a […]

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All Our Colors 4-H Cloverbud Activity

All Our Colors, a 4-H Cloverbud Lesson developed by Annie Lisowski and centered on empathy and diversity, was piloted this summer on three different occasions! We took lots of photos some of which may end in the final print and digital versions of the curriculum and parent guide. The lesson will be available later this […]

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Inaugural Meeting of Buffalo County 4-H Leaders Association

The definition of inaugural is to “mark the beginning of an institution.” I’m proud to be a part of a county program and organization that is on the forefront of formalizing youth-adult partnerships! When the Buffalo County 4-H Leaders officially adopts the proposed bylaws this month, it will not be the first time youth and […]

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4-H Record Review is September 17!

  4-H Records   The above 4-H Records link will take you to the forms for a traditional 4-H Record Book or more information about our contemporary 4-H Record options. Each 4-H Community Club submitting one or more 4-H Records should have at least one adult and one youth leader participate in the 4-H Record […]

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We want you back! It’s time to Re-Enroll in 4-H!

4HOnline is now ready to accept new and re-enrollments for the 2017-2018 enrollment year for Buffalo County 4-H! Please go to http://wi.4honline.com and re-enroll today! 4HOnline maintains your personal and project information from year to year so re-enrollment is a quick and easy process! Below are the instructions for re-enrolling in Buffalo County 4-H. The […]

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Apply for the Buffalo County Dairy Leadership Crowley Award

The James W. Crowley 4-H Dairy Leadership Award program recognizes youth who have excelled in their dairy project. The James W. Crowley Dairy Management and Extension Fund (“Crowley Fund”) is the sponsor of these awards. Dr. James Crowley was a longtime state dairy extension specialist at UW-Madison and strong supporter of dairy youth projects. An […]

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National 4-H Week Lawn / Window Display Contest

    Buffalo County 4-H clubs are encouraged to enter the 2017 Lawn or Window Display Contest to promote 4-H during National 4-H Week. Follow these rules to compete: The display must include the national “True Leaders” OR the county “4-H is Home” National 4-H Week theme.  Must include a 4-H clover according to guidelines. All displays […]

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4-H ways to help in wake of Hurricane Harvey

A message from Texas 4-H State Program Leader: Hurricane Harvey has definitely taken a toll on Texas, with millions affected by the damage to the Texas coast as well as the massive flooding in Houston and the surrounding areas – with more damage and loss anticipated in the coming days. Many across the state and […]

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National 4-H Week is October 1-7

For the 75th consecutive year, millions of youth, parents, volunteers and alumni across the country will be celebrating National 4-H Week during the first full week of October. Buffalo County 4-H will leverage National 4-H Week this year by showcasing the incredible experiences that 4-H offers young people, and will highlight the remarkable 4-H youth […]

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4-H Afterschool’s Outdoor Education at Merrick State Park

Ranger Christine Lake and a member of her staff, Sam, welcomed Cochrane-Fountain City 4-H Afterschool youth to Merrick State Park on August 17, 2017. Youth created their own pet rocks, made fish prints, hiked along the nature trail, stretched with animal yoga and designed their own nature jewelry. Students learned much from the DNR staff […]

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