4-H

Megan Hollerman has 10 years of dairy showing by Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer At five years of age, Cloverbud Megan Hollerman of Burtrum showed her first dairy calf. Rather than letting the less-than-perfect memories of that show sour her on the idea, the experience fed her enthusiasm for dairy projects. “I remember being drug around by my [...]

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By Tina Snell, Staff Writer Tammi Wilczek, a key leader for the Ripley Fireballs 4-H Club, has taken it upon herself to create a history of 4-H at the Morrison County Fair. Her display will be available for everyone to see during the Fair, which begins Thursday. Wilczek was born and raised in Huron, S.D., the [...]

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Fun journey from knowing nothing to being ‘old hands’ and ribbon winners   by Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer   Ron and Ann Borash of North Prairie knew nothing about 4-H when the oldest of their family of eight reached the right age. They both had grown up on farms, but were not near 4-H clubs. [...]

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Helmets needed for use by 4-H Safety Day Camp and other county groups By Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer jennie.zeitler@mcrecord.com   4-H Safety Day Camp planners are asking area readers to recycle old helmets and other items, while promoting safety in farming activities. “The Morrison County extension office has been coordinating this event for seven years,” said [...]

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