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Mental Health Trainings Available

More Mental Health First Aid dates have been released for the first quarter of the year! Register and share this announcement within your Wisconsin networks.  https://wirose.wisc.edu/mental-health-first-aid/

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Growing Future Voters

The Beloit and Janesville Leagues of Women Voters invite you and the young people you work with in 4-H and UWEX to join us for our Annual Forward Together Celebration that will be held online on Saturday, February 12 from 10:30am-noon.  The theme of this year’s event is “Growing Future Voters” and will feature Kelly […]

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Communication Arts Festival

(Submitted by Ariel Fenrick) Mark your calendars!!  The annual Rock County 4-H Communication Arts Festival is set for Saturday, February 26th, 2022 at UW-Whitewater at Rock County, 2909 Kellogg Ave., Janesville! This is an event for ALL Rock County 4-H members. Please see the file attached for categories and rules. Event registration is due Monday, […]

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Rock County 4-H Fair Alumni Association Scholarship Applications Due March 1, 2022

The Rock County 4-H Fair Alumni Association is offering scholarships to Rock County 4-H and FFA members who are seniors in high school or in the first year of post-secondary education. Scholarships will be awarded at high school scholarship award programs and at the Rock County 4-H Fair Alumni Association Annual Meeting during the Rock County 4-H Fair. For more information, please visit the Rock County 4-H Fair website.

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2022 Agriculture First Scholarship Application Information

Are you a high school senior graduating in 2022 and planning to pursue a two- or four-year degree in livestock production, crop production, or a closely related field? If so, plan to apply for the Ag First Scholarship! This $500 scholarship is awarded based on scholastic achievement, leadership in agriculture and perceived ability to contribute […]

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Rock County 2022 Agriculture Scholarship Application–March 30 Deadline

Are you a high school senior planning to attend college (technical college, Farm & Industry Short Course, college or a university)?Are you already a college student?  If your answer to either question is “Yes,” plan to apply for numerous scholarships from Dairy Promotion, Beef Producers, Pork Producers, Sheep Producers and the Ag Business Council! Just […]

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Tracks Newsletter

Tracks Newsletter Are you interested in forestry or wildlife, or enrolled in Naturespace?  If so, please read “Tracks”–the quarterly newsletter for 4-H members from the Wildlife Habitat Education Program and Forestry projects. Registration information for the Wildlife & Forestry Art Contest is included for the contest on April 1 & 2. Youth in grades 5K […]

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Wisconsin Cattlemen’s Student Scholarship Program

The scholarship application is now open for the 2022 Wisconsin Cattlemen’s Scholarship Program. Scholarships are available to any high school senior enrolled or planning to enroll in any university, technical college, community college in the United States, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison Farm and Industry Short Course Program. Applications must be post-marked no later than […]

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Information on Experience (Trip) Scholarships

(Submitted by Daryl Hanson and Michelle Abey, Rock County 4-H Leaders Council Treasurers) Youth who apply for any Wisconsin 4-H Experiences (Trips) or State Teams and are approved, will receive a scholarship for one-third off the cost of that experience. Many of our youth also have carryover or vouchers from the last two years where […]

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Tractor Safety Training at Blackhawk Technical College at Monroe Campus

Plenty of parents have been asking for information about Tractor Safety Training. . .  Blackhawk Technical College posted the information today!  If interested, please enroll quickly–the class size is limited!  Please see the attached information!  https://drive.google.com/file/d/1LbqyizzGDlhz2zFx0D0RQLnB3ePn6kQ0/view?usp=sharing 

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