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About 4-H

Our mission

Engaging youth as valued, contributing members of their communities in partnership with caring adults.

Our vision

A world in which youth and adults learn, grow and work together for positive change.


  • Events now registering in 4HOnline — you must be in active status to register:
  • The Cured Ham workshop will be held at the Animal Science building on Dec. 10th from 8:30 – 12:30. No registration is needed.  The workshop will be open to all those interested in the project.  This is a great opportunity for any new leaders, youth, or staff who would like to learn more about the project.

  • College students and adult professionals — register to attend the MU Youth Development Academy, January 9-13, 2017, in Columbia Mo.  3 credits (Spring Semester 2017), 3.5 CEUs, or 35 clock hours!

  • Enter to win the 4-H Mannequin Challenge! - Due Jan 31; open to 4-H clubs and programs with 5 or more members 

4-H Events

The events listed below are open to participants statewide. Select your county to view your local 4-H Web pages.

Statewide events calendar



  • State Office Closed — Jan 2
  • 4-H 101 — Jan 9-13
  • YDA — Jan 9-13
  • 4-H Mannequin Challenge - entries due to state office — Jan. 31


These events are open to participants statewide. Choose a county to see local 4-H events.