The youth leadership team in Tazewell County is commonly known as 4-H Federation. The group of teens is comprised of 4-H members from throughout the county. Federation members meet once a month for their regular business meeting in addition to special e
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In 2013, Horticulture programming achieved media success, grew a stronger Master Gardener program, expanded and strengthened the Master Naturalist program, delivered community and home vegetable gardening education and provided horticultural outreach.
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Each February, the American Heart Association shines a spotlight on the number one killer of all Americans – heart disease – through a variety of awareness event. Every year, 1 in 4 deaths is caused by heart disease.
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Through the HUD Sustainability Grant, Peoria County engaged the University of Illinois Extension to help create a business plan and feasibility study to build a local foods economy. This program has become known as Seeds2Success.
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What could be more fun than getting to eat healthy snacks as part of a 4-H Afterschool program? While learning about healthy eating and physical fitness, youth at Trewyn’s 4-H Cooking Club are also learning valuable life skills, too.
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