Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
University of California
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Visit UC Cooperative Extension and 4-H at the Farm to Fork Festival

4-H members will show animals such as rabbits.
UC Cooperative Extension and its 4-H Youth Development Program will participate in the Farm to Fork Festival in Sacramento on Saturday, Sept. 28. California 4-H, which is celebrating its centennial, will have a booth hosted by 4-H members displaying large and small animals, healthy living activities and a smoothie bike. Throughout the day 4-H members will be presenting what they have learned in 4-H animal science and healthy living projects. UC Master Gardeners and Master Food Preservers will have separate booths at the event.

When: Saturday, September 28, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Where: Capitol Mall, Capitol and 6th St., Sacramento, CA

What: Meet UC Master Gardeners, UC Master Food Preservers and 4-H members

  • Seed packet giveaways and gardening  advice
  • Large and small animal projects
  • Animal science demonstrations
  • Healthy living demonstration
  • Healthy living smoothie bike
  • Food preservation and canning advice

Admission fee: Free

The 4-H Youth Development, Master Gardener and Master Food Preserver programs are delivered throughout California by UC Cooperative Extension, a part of UC Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources. The 4-H Program provides high-quality educational experiences to more than 72,000 young people annually through clubs, camps, school enrichment and afterschool programming. The statewide 4-H program is powered by 17,000 local volunteers, who receive training and support from professional UC staff in best practices for youth development. There are about 1 million 4-H alumni in California, who are industry leaders in agriculture, government, education and technology, as well as engaged and philanthropic members of their communities. 

Posted on Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 2:05 PM

Comments:

1.
Looks like fun!

Posted by Maxwell V. Norton on September 26, 2013 at 5:37 PM

2.
So exciting!Good, good ,good.Thanks for your sharing.

Posted by gocctvshop on September 26, 2013 at 8:50 PM

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