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4-H Youth Development

4-H is a community of young people across Kansas engaged in learning leadership, citizenship, and life skills. Caring adults that support our programs are essential for youth to achieve their potential based on the guidance, respect, skills, knowledge and wisdom adults can share.

4-H is a nationwide program. Each of the four H's of the clover represent ways youth can grow and develop.

4-H CloverHead-critical thinking, problem solving

Heart-self discipline, integrity, communication

Hands-serving others, and

Health-choosing healthy lifestyles



2019 Fairboard Members                       4-H Foundation Members                                 

Seth Tollefson                                         Gary Miller                                                         

Doug Bunck                                             Vickie Schuetz                                                    

Michele Rodvelt                                       Robin Grathwohl                                                    

Margo Chartier                                        Teresa Manche                                                 

Matt Lowdermilk                                     Beth Hooper                                                    

Rachel Knudson                                      Jill Selland

Traci Molt                                                Steve Chartier








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Mr. Matt Young

Mr. Matt Young
County Extension Director Agriculture and Natural Resource Agent
Brown County
Brown County Extension
Courthouse 601 Oregon Street
Hiawatha KS 66434

Phone: 785-742-7871
Fax: 785-742-4390