Plant & Soil Sciences

4H members working in a garden.

Explore the basics of plants and plant science – plant growth, soils, plant varieties, pest control measures, equipment and gardening techniques – through 4-H plants, soils, and gardening projects. Learn about crop and soil sciences wherever you can grow plants, whether that’s in a basket, on a small garden plot or on an acre of land. Discover the magic of the earth and harvest a bushel full of knowledge and experience. Explore the broad scope of plant sciences through educational opportunities about crops, vegetables, horticulture and more. Learn about topics including weeds, crops, fruits, vegetables, gardening, horticulture and agronomy.


  • Crops
  • Home Grounds
  • Horticulture
  • Plant Crafts
  • Soil Science
  • Vegetables