Some North Charleston children are experiencing nature as never before this week thanks to a new 4-H camp funded by the Disney Conservation Fund. The Charleston Natural Resources Camp will expose 25 North Charleston youth to forestry, water toxicology and wildlife.
South Carolina 4-H members are helping wildlife eat through the stressful summer by planting food with a donation of 500 pounds of seed from Wannamaker Wildlife.
SUMTER COUNTY – As you head off to work on another scorching summer day, you can already see the boredom in your kids’ eyes. But what can you do about it? How about sending them to a Clemson Extension 4-H2O camp at Poinsett State Park? The hands-on, water-based science camp will teach children about their […]
Midlands elementary school students will test their culinary skills and knowledge of nutritional eating and healthy living at the Farm to Five 4-H Healthy Lifestyles Chopped Challenge Tuesday at Spring Hill High School in Chapin.
About 250 children from across South Carolina built robotic cars, weight-bearing bridges, energy-efficient model homes and rockets as part of the 4-H Engineering Challenge sponsored by EnlightenSC. Participation nearly tripled from prior years in the statewide event that engages young people in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math).
South Carolina students interested in science and technology will have an opportunity this spring to showcase what they have learned in the classroom. The third annual S.C. 4-H Engineering Challenge, sponsored by EnlightenSC, offers students ages 9-19 a chance to participate in a multi-challenge competition April 18 at Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College.
4-H shooting club competitions strike fear in the heart of every pigeon in earshot, but the real pigeons don’t have to worry. The clay ones, that’s another story.
Clemson Extension has long been tackling childhood obesity via its 4-H program. During a recent six-week program, students at Midway Elementary in Kershaw County learned the importance of combining healthy eating with physical activity.
South Carolina 4-H continues to teach and inspire young people like Emma McDaniel to do great things.
Searching for aquatic water bugs is just one of the ways 37 students from Daniel High School – in conjunction with graduate students from Clemson University – spent several months examining the water quality of Indian Creek in the Clemson Experimental Forest.
COLUMBIA — South Carolina 4-Hers took gold in a national competition testing teenagers’ knowledge of equine science and management. State Rep. Gary Clary and the S.C. House of Representatives Wednesday recognized the winning teams on the House floor and presented House Resolution 3330 in their honor. Additionally, Sen. Thomas Alexander presented the students with Senate […]
South Carolina teens are building rockets to launch themselves – and their peers – to potential careers in science. They also build cars and design robots. That’s a typical day at Science on the Move, a mobile education initiative of Clemson Extension’s 4-H program.
Kudos and carrots for the S.C. 4-H horse competitors. Palmetto State teams and individuals won multiple top honors at the Southern Regional 4-H Horse Championship, showcasing educational knowledge and saddle skill.
Bethany Prescott has more than good memories to bring home after the 2014 South Carolina Junior Beef Round-Up. She has a shiny new buckle to add to her collection and, most importantly, bragging rights for a year.
Where’s the beef? It will be at T. Ed Garrison Arena Aug. 1 to 3. Nearly 150 young people will show off their prize cattle and beef-industry smarts at the annual Junior Beef Round-Up.