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Category Archives: 4H

Moore Farm 4-H Program

In 2014 a partnership was developed with the City of Arvada for use of city property at 72 nd and Ward referred to as Moore Farm.  The purpose was to provide an opportunity for youth with interest in the 4-H program to house livestock and provide an effective and efficient use of a portion of the […]

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Save the Date for the Jeffco 4-H Barn Dance

Save May 12, 2018 for the annual Jeffco 4-H Barn Dance at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds Event Center.  Join us for an evening of great food, dancing, live and silent actions.  All benefits go towards the Jeffco 4-H Youth Development Programs.  More details to come in the following months.

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4-H Tree Sales

  It’s that time again for 4-H Tree Sales.  To see a full list of trees, shrubs, perennials and planting supplies, go to or print the order form and mail it in. Orders will be ready for pick up on April 26-28, 2018 at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds.

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Your Extension Office in the 1930’s

Louis G. Davis was the Jefferson County Extension Agent in the 1930’s. In 1934, there were Home Demonstration clubs, with the goal of organizing five. There were eight active Agriculture 4-H Clubs, and a Farm and Home Council. The agent was involved in four associations for Wheat Production, Corn-Hog Production, Sugar Beets, and Cattle and […]

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4-H Grows True Leaders

Enrollment Open for the 4-H Youth Development Program Youth ages 8-18 began enrolling for the 2017-18 4-H year on October 16.  The 4-H program invites existing members to re-enroll before December 16, 2017.  New members have until May 1, 2018, to enroll in order to be able to show at the Jeffco Fair & Festival […]

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