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The North Florida Fair offers the Lloyd Rhoden Agricultural Scholarhip

In 1985 the North Florida Fair established a scholarship in honor of Mr. Lloyd Rhoden, a former Fair Manager and retired County Extension Director.  Two $1,000.00 scholarships are presented annually to students majoring in agriculture at a Florida Institute of higher learning and can be continued for up to 4 years in duration for the …

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Join us for a 4-H TEEN RETREAT!

Calling all teens ages 13 and up! Join 4-H for a Teen Retreat February 19-21, 2016 at Camp Cherry Lake.  This will not be any ordinary camping experience…we’ve packed you a fun filled weekend full of leadership and teamwork development, service to others, healthy living strategies, and social networking with other 4-H Teens across the …

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Cherokee Riders Pancake Breakfast

Join us on Saturday, January 16th for a pancake breakfast sponsored by the Cherokee Riders Horse Club.  Breakfast is from 7:30am – 10:00am, and is served in conjunction with the Master Gardener Tree Sale.  Call our office today for more information.  850-892-8172.

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AgVOCATOR Scholarship Information

Farm Credit of Northwest Florida is offering a new scholarship opportunity for college-bound high school seniors. The agricultural lender will award six $1,500 AgVocator Scholarships for seniors within its chartered territory, which includes 18 counties in the Florida Panhandle. The AgVocator Scholarship is meant to encourage young people to use their talents to create stronger …

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Upcoming Teen Retreat

Call our office today at 850-892-8172 for more information!

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4-H’ers Learn Quilting Over Spring Break

This past week about 20 kids participated in Walton County 4-H’s Quilting Workshop while out on Spring Break. While we had a few returners, we also had some newbies who learned how to use a sewing machine for the first time. The kids spent several hours each day with volunteers from the Chautauqua Quilters Guild …

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What’s Buzzing With Naturally Balanced Homesteading?

Local beekeeper Jim Dietrich takes a moment with kids from our 4-H Naturally Balanced Homesteading Club while they sample different varieties of honey available in our area.   If you would like more information on Beekeeping or joining a 4-H Bee Club, please contact the Walton County Extension Office at 850-892-8172!

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4-H Day at the Capitol

JOIN 4-H AT THE CAPITOL March 26, 2015! In total, more than 750 youth and adults have participated in 4-H Day at the Capitol. 4-H Day at the Capitol is an educational event that provides youth an opportunity to tour different parts of Tallahassee and the Capitol.  Youth will have an opportunity to visit with …

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SIGN-UP for the 4-H Embryology Project!

Walton County 4-H is offering a classroom learn-by-doing series known as the 4-H Embryology Project.  Parents, teachers, and students interested in bringing the study of growth and development of chicks into your classroom please contact the Walton County Extension Office to reserve your incubators TODAY!  There are only TWO openings still available in May!!!

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4-H Stitch Perfect Spring Break Quilting Workshop

Walton County 4-H is offering a spring break quilting workshop March 23 – March 26 from 8:30am – 4:00pm daily.  The cost is $30 – this includes all materials and 2 snacks each day.  Participants will need to bring a sack lunch.  Please call our office today at 850-892-8172 to reserve your spot.  Spaces are …

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