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An outline for an alfalfa project, containing rules, requirements, and suggested publications to study. ...
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This 54-page guide is used for the 4-H alfalfa project. It describes alfalfa establishment, production and harvest. Maps and color photos can help with identification of alfalfa diseases, and weed and insect pests....
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"Four-H Aquatic Science" is a hands-on project that teaches 4-H members how to raise and care for fish. The project includes information for raising goldfish and tropical fish. This project can be used for one child or as a classroom enrichment project. Record sheets are included to initiate good data collection practi...
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This guide was created for parents and adult leaders, who can be a big help to the 4-H member. The manual includes suggestions on working with 4-H youth. It also gives guidelines for exhibits and action demonstrations and includes a list of additional resources....
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Learning about cat diseases, their prevention, and treatment is one of the best investments a cat owner can make in their pet's health, comfort, and well-being. This publication includes information about distemper, upper respiratory disease, rabies, feline leukemia, roundworms, tapeworms, fleas, ticks, lice, ear mites...
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This form is to be printed and filled out to certify that a 4-H member's cat has been vaccinated....
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This is the helper's guide for the 4-H Child Development curriculum. The curriculum is designed to help young people develop knowledge regarding children in areas of development, health and safety, food and nutrition, discipline, and families and careers. It also develops life skills....
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This beginning manual will help youth ages 10 to 12 make wise clothing decisions. It explains characteristics of a good fit, how to identify primary and secondary colors, how to read and understand labels, and how to practice clothing care and good grooming habits....
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This intermediate manual will help youth ages 13 to 15 make wise clothing decisions. It explains how to identify quality clothing and understand color terminology. It also contains information on various cosmetics....
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This publication is for use by 4-H members who are enrolled in the advanced level of the Consumer Clothing project. ...
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Club record for Consumer Clothing. Topics: Consumer, Clothing...
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This manual discusses how hybrids are developed and how to select the right ones. Information is also given on how to grow, protect, and harvest corn safely and profitably. Readers will additionally learn how corn is used in food and household products. This publication is intended for use by participants in the Indian...
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An individual cow record for use in recording daily milk weights, % fat test, cost of feed, and income over feed cost. Topics: Dairy...
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A dog record containing a summary of expenses and time, dog management worksheets, and parts of the dog. ...
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This form is to be printed and filled out to certify that a 4-H members dog has been vaccinated. ...
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The Indiana 4-H Dog Showmanship Guide is a 10-page publication that provides information about the Dog Showmanship classes, guidelines for participation, gaiting patterns and diagrams, and handling suggestions. It also includes guidelines for judges and volunteers....
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This is an awareness guide on common dog diseases and how they can be prevented and treated. Some of the diseases include distemper, hepatitis, leptospirosis, kennel cough and parvo. Various ways to prevent and/or treat common ailments are discussed. Regular visits to the veterinarian are also important....
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This guide is a quick reference for Indiana State Fair 4-H Dog Show obedience classes. The 4-H Dog Project encourages youth to develop good character, discipline, and a feeling of self-worth, while learning about canine care, responsibility and the sport of dog showing.

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The Indiana 4-H Dog Agility Program is part of the 4-H Dog Project. These updated (2022) Indiana 4-H Dog Agility Rules establish consistent regulations and procedures for 4-H members, volunteers, and judges. The Indiana 4-H Dog Agility Program is modeled on American Kennel Club (AKC) rules, which have been modified to ...
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Packets for the Insect box that includes 3 glass vials and 100 pins (#2)....
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Over 150 illustrations and photographs will help you identify the 27 insect orders which occur in Indiana. Observing and collecting insects provides hours of pleasure and creates an awareness of the importance of insects in our environment. This booklet contains instructions and information needed to collect, prese...
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The Trees of Indiana CD-ROM was designed for the student of dendrology who has some fundamental knowledge of taxonomic groupings of trees. Although this knowledge is not essential, it is helpful. An introductory section explains the difference between hardwoods and conifers with pictures and descriptions.

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Fifty Trees of the Midwest is the ideal guide to the most common trees in the Midwest. This app helps you identify trees, create field notes, and import photos for handy reference. Use the photo-based identification key complete with pop-up definitions to identify trees. Compare your results to feature pages wit...
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Parts of a Tree exhibit sheet. Spaces for identifying the various parts of the tree. Topics: Forestry, Tree Diagram...
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What do you exhibit? This publication provides examples and ideas on what to exhibit for 4-H garden projects. The publication includes some "do's and don'ts" for exhibiting vegetables as well as standards for preparing vegetables garden exhibits.

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This guide provides adult leaders with information to help 4-H participants with their gardening projects. The guide contains background information not found in the youth manuals, easy-to-use reference tables, and group activities. This publication replaces BU-7166 (Garden Leader's Guide).

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The 4-H Geology project encourages students to collect and identify rocks and to learn how the earth was formed. This manual was created for parents and adult leaders, who can be a big help if they are involved with children's learning in this project. The manual includes answers to puzzles and questions posed in the...
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To promote animal welfare while maintaining an environment of education, fairness, and competition, Indiana 4-H has implemented the declared weight system at the Indiana State Fair 4-H Market Lamb and 4-H Meat Goat Wether Shows. This publication provides answers to frequently asked questions that exhibitors might have ...
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This manual details the policies and class guidelines for exhibition of horses and ponies in the Indiana 4-H Program. It is the rulebook that governs classes at the Indiana State 4-H Horse Show and is provided to guide county programs. This handbook is also a reference for all divisions of Horse Bowl and Hippology i...

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This color 11x17 poster shows nine different horses of varying body conditions that owners/handlers can use as a comparison for determining the body condition of their horses. Descriptions of each body type are provided along with other indicators of good health in a horse....
alternate text here Product Code: 4-H-1031-W
This form is to be printed and filled out to certify that a 4-H member's horse and/or pony has been vaccinated. Topics: Horse & Pony, Certification....
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The Lamas Helper's Guide was created for parents and adult leaders, who can be a big help if they are involved with children's learning in this project. The manual includes answers to puzzles and questions posed in the three student manuals....
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This is a record that the 4-H member submits when showing livestock. It has a place to list the animals being shown, and has an agreement to be filled out by the member and parent.On the back it list questions to be answered dealing with feed, health, and breeding. Topics: Livestock...
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This publication provides guidelines that youth who participate in 4-H livestock projects should follow in order to act responsibly toward their animals and be ambassadors for animal agriculture....
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Mini 4-H is for children in the grades K-2. Each of the seven curriculum guides has instructions for from 7 to 11 activities and master copies of handouts for the youngsters. Units are flexible and can be used with one child or with a group of children. Collections explains how to start a colle...

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Mini 4-H is for children in the grades K-2. Each of the seven curriculum guides has instructions for from 7 to 11 activities and master copies of handouts for the youngsters. Units are flexible and can be used with one child or with a group of children. Trees examines the biology of trees.

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Mini 4-H is for children in the grades K-2. Each of the seven curriculum guides has instructions for from 7 to 11 activities and master copies of handouts for the youngsters. Units are flexible and can be used with one child or with a group of children. Forestry looks at the uses of trees and how they ...
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Mini 4-H is for children in the grades K-2. Each of the seven curriculum guides has instructions for from 7 to 11 activities and master copies of handouts for the youngsters. Units are flexible and can be used with one child or with a group of children. Bugs looks at the differences between insects an...
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Mini 4-H is for children in the grades K-2. Each of the seven curriculum guides has instructions for from 7 to 11 activities and master copies of handouts for the youngsters. Units are flexible and can be used with one child or with a group of children. More Bugs looks at how bees and ants work togethe...
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Mini 4-H is for children in the grades K-2. Each of the seven curriculum guides has instructions for from 7 to 11 activities and master copies of handouts for the youngsters. Units are flexible and can be used with one child or with a group of children. Space looks at what an astronaut needs to survive...
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Mini 4-H is for children in the grades K-2. Each of the seven curriculum guides has instructions for from 7 to 11 activities and master copies of handouts for the youngsters. Units are flexible and can be used with one child or with a group of children. Before You Sew uses art activities to introduce s...
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This is a record that is used to show what photography project is being sumitted. The member list what expenses they had, what film and type of camera they used, and what they learned. Topics: Photography...
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This record sheet is used in judging the 4-H Poultry project....
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Summary sheet, pigeon project, novice level, ages 9 - 11. Topics: Poultry, Birds...
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Summary sheet, pigeon project, intermediate level, ages 12-14. Topics: Poultry, Birds...
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Summary sheet for pigeon project, advanced level, ages 15-19. Topics: Poultry, Birds...
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Discover the value and purpose of bantams, and their characteristics, breeds, and varieties. Learn how to get started raising bantams, secure breeding stock, select and mate bantams, incubate and rear their young, feed and house them, protect them from diseases and parasites, and more....
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To promote animal welfare while maintaining an environment of education, fairness, and competition, Indiana 4-H has implemented the declared weight system at the Indiana State Fair 4-H Market Lamb and 4-H Meat Goat Wether Shows. This publication provides answers to frequently asked questions that exhibitors might have ...
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This guide was created for parents and adult leaders, who can be a big help to the 4-H member. The manual includes answers to puzzles and questions posed in the three student manuals. It also gives guidelines for exhibits and action demonstrations and includes a list of additional resources....
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The 4-H Soil and Water Science curriculum in digital format (PDF) is for youth who enjoy learning about science and two important natural resources: soil and water. Level 1 introduces basic terms and concepts. Activities focus on understanding important soil and water processes. Because the publication contains mult...

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The 4-H Soil and Water Science curriculum in digital format (PDF) is for youth who enjoy learning about science and two important natural resources: soil and water. Level 2 activities help you put the basic concepts into action to understand more advanced soil and water concepts and interactions with the environment...

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The 4-H Soil and Water Science curriculum in digital format (PDF) is for youth who enjoy learning about science and two important natural resources: soil and water Level 3 activities are divided into chapters based on how you might use the information you have learned — as a homeowner, resident of a watershed,...

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Thank you for helping a 4-H member learn about Soil and Water Science as a project facilitator. This Facilitator's Guide answers the questions in the youth guides and suggests ways to facilitate the activities. It also gives additional information about working with youth, for those who wish to learn more.


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Thank you for helping a 4-H member learn about Soil and Water Science as a project facilitator. This Facilitator's Guide answers the questions in the youth guides and suggests ways to facilitate the activities. It also gives additional information about working with youth, for those who wish to learn more. When you ...

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This publication provides extensive information about soybeans and is intended for use by participants in the Indiana 4-H Soybean project. The publication is geared toward youth ages 10-18. 36 pages. Black and white....
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This fact sheet provides information about the use of the product Paylean® for 4-H youth swine projects....
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The 4-H Weather and Climate Science curriculum is for youth who enjoy learning about science, especially weather and climate. Level 1 introduces basic terms and concepts for youth in grades 3-5. Activities focus on understanding the signs of weather.

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This is a 24-page Facilitator's Guide (PDF) for Level 1 of the 4-H Weather and Climate Science curriculum. The curriculum is for youth who enjoy learning about science, especially weather and climate. Level 1 introduces basic terms and concepts for youth in grades 3-5. Activities focus on understanding the signs of wea...
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The 4-H Weather and Climate Science curriculum is for youth who enjoy learning about science, especially weather and climate. Level 2 activities introduce youth in grades 6-8 to more complex weather topics, understanding climate, and making and using weather instruments.

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The 4-H Weather and Climate Science curriculum is for youth who enjoy learning about science, especially weather and climate. Level 3 activities are divided into two major sections: weather and climate. Level 3 delves deeper into weather and climate science concepts to prepare youth to be well informed and to...

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This is a 32-page Facilitator's Guide for Level 3 of the 4-H Weather and Climate Science curriculum. This curriculum is for youth who enjoy learning about science, especially weather and climate. Level 3 activities are divided into two major sections: weather and climate. Level 3 delves deeper into weather an...

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This 18-page publication teaches 4-Hers in three divisions how to identify, collect, and preserve for display various weeds found in Indiana. There are directions for making and using a plant press, descriptions of how weeds are classified, how they are spread, how they are harmful, and how they are controlled. There a...
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This handy book includes 54 of the most common problem weed species in the North Central region. Focuses on early weed identification. Covers grass and grasslike weeds and broadleaf weeds. Illustrations, charts and over 150 photos....
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Use this revised (November 2023) scorecard for evaluating and judging home sites in Indiana soils judging events.

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Use this revised (November 2023) scorecard for evaluating and judging agriculture sites in Indiana soils judging events.

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Use this site card for setting up a soil evaluating and judging area in Indiana soils judging events.

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This 22-page booklet helps coaches plan, organize, and administer a livestock, dairy, or horse judging contest....
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This publication is the guide used to teach soils and land use in high schools and to conduct soil judging contests.

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You can print this full-color, 53-page PDF; cut along the horizontal lines; fold each piece in half; and glue the blank sides of the folded paper strips together to create insect flash cards. These flash cards can be an effective tool to help students learn to identify insects and insect facts. The insects included in ...
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This publication is primarily a resource for teachers and coaches preparing high school students for the Wildlife Habitat Education Program (WHEP) Career Development Event (CDE). During that event, teams of students write wildlife management plans and submit them for judging. However, the information and concepts expla...
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This publication will guide coaches and teachers working with participants in the Wildlife Habitat Evaluation Program Career Development Event. It contains information about the competition and provides resources that participants can use to prepare for the contest....
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This guide includes a list of the responsibilties of the office of president and instructions on how to conduct a club meeting....
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This guide includes a list of the responsibilities of the office of vice-president and instructions on planning the local program....
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This guide includes a list of the responsibilities of the office of secretary and instructions on how to write minutes for the club meeting....
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This guide includes a list of the responsibilities of the office of treasurer and instructions on how to report at a club meeting....
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This guide includes a list of the responsibilities of the office of news coordinator and instructions on how to prepare news stories....
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This guide includes a list of the responsibilities of the health and safety coordinator and instructions on how to conduct a health and safety program....
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This guide includes a list of the attributes of a good singing coordinator and a few suggestions to help the coordinator....
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This guide includes a list of the responsibilities of the recreational activities coordinator and types of games that could be used in the club setting....
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This is the Indiana 4-H Club General Record, which should be used for projects that do not have record sheets, to replace lost or damaged record sheets, or as designated by your county 4-H program....
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The 4-H Youth Development program empowers young people to become independent, but that empowerment results from the involvement and effort of many people. Judges, parents, and leaders play key roles as 4-H members create experiences that build self-confidence, develop inquiring minds, encourage interpersonal cooperati...
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This publication is wrapped in packages of 100. It is a record for 4-H members to keep track of their achievements while in 4-H. Topics: Records...
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This publication is written for 4-H leaders and focuses on making 4-H meetings productive. The publication includes an example timeframe of what should be covered in a typical meeting. It also lists the duties of all the 4-H officers....

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