Piatt County 4-H Federation Workshop
Teen teachers led the group in a hands on lesson in circuitry and soldering with each youth participant completing a 4-H badge complete with switch, power source and LED lights. Pictured are teen teacher Katie Ashton and Jack Morthland soldering.
Annie's Project Starts February 16, 2016
If you are a woman in agriculture, you want to register for Annie's and learn about topics such as estate planning, leasing farmland, marketing and MORE!
Decatur Mini Maker Maker Faire of Central Illinois
We are igniting a movement of making in OUR community! If you're a maker, be sure to reserve your spot for our April 9, 2016 event!
Check out pictures from 2015 here: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.872152689580002.1073741829.691370434324896&ty
Passion, volunteers, resources and 4-H are just a few words that our staff used to describe what they do and what Extension means to them. Take a look at the faces of University of Illinois Extension DeWitt, Macon and Piatt Counties.
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The new alpaca SPIN club is in full swing. Eight members are attending meetings once a month at Timberview Alpaca Farm where they are learning how to take care of the animals, what the wool is used for and how to spin and felt the wool.
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