Abbotsford/Vernon, BC – October 22, 2021– Drumroll please! The results of the 2021 Field to Fork Challenge are in! The Field to Fork Challenge (now in its second successful year) is a collaboration of 4-H British Columbia (4-H BC) and BC Agriculture in the Classroom Foundation (BCAITC) with the support of the BC Ministry of Agriculture, Food, and Fisheries. The Challenge connects youth, cooking, and agriculture to further farm-to-table education.
Ottawa, ON – Sept. 29, 2021 – 4-H Canada is excited to announce the recipients of the 2021 4-H Canada Leadership Excellence Awards of Distinction (L.E.A.D.).
“Healthy Habits” was the theme for the 2021 Special Topic Educational Display Contest, delivered in partnership with AgSafe. This year, members from the Fraser Valley Region took top prizes in the competition which was hosted fully online.
Join us for the 2021 Provincial 4-H Leadership Symposium “4-H Leadership: Mission Possible”, hosted October 15th-17th at the Prestige Lodge Hotel in Vernon.
Position: 4-H BC Administrative Support Coordinator
Location: 4-H BC Provincial Office, Vernon, B.C.
Hours: 35 hours per week
Closing date: August 13, 2021
Ottawa, Ontario – June 23, 2021 – 4-H youth members across the country now have access to a new mental health activity kit called Unbox Your Mind as part of 4-H’s broader Healthy Living Initiative. This resource will empower youth to get to know themselves better and find mental health practices and solutions that best fit their unique mental health needs.
BCGA organised webinar June 24th 7pm PDT.
Topic: JOHNE'S the disease and testing small ruminants.
4-H Canada believes unequivocally that #EveryChildMatters.
Abbotsford/Vernon, BC – June 2, 2021 – Attention all young cooks! 4-H British Columbia (4-H BC), BC Agriculture in the Classroom Foundation (BCAITC), and the BC Ministry of Agriculture, Food, and Fisheries are pleased to announce the launch of the second annual Field to Fork Challenge! BC youth are invited to enter the Challenge and submit BC grown recipes and cooking videos for a chance to win cash prizes totalling $6,400!
Closing date: May 14, 2021
Please send covering letter, resume and three work references to: email@example.com
4-H BC would like to thank all applicants for their interest in this position, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Meet the winners of the 2021 4-H Canada science fair!
Canada’s Agriculture Day is a time to showcase all the amazing things happening in the industry and help consumers see the connection to where their food comes from and the people who produce it. Consumers want to learn more, and this day is a great way to start the conversation.
4-H Canada, BASF strengthen partnership with renewed, three-year investment that empowers youth to build stronger communities
Ottawa, Ontario, February 17, 2021 – 4-H Canada and BASF Canada Agricultural Solutions (BASF) are proud to announce their renewed partnership, which is designed to help youth leaders make positive contributions to their communities and advocate for important issues.
4-H clubs in various communities across Canada have received support for local activities from Farm Credit Canada (FCC). Of the $100,000 being provided to 203 4-H clubs across Canada this year, 22 4-H clubs, districts and regions in B.C. received a combined total of $10,900.
Win a donation for your local foodbank!
Does your family love to use local, BC food ingredients? Share the love with your community by entering the Buy BC / 4-H Instagram contest to win a donation for your local foodbank.
National Leadership Summit is an opportunity for 4-H volunteer leaders and professionals to showcase the communities they are building, share innovative program ideas, and hear from experts on emerging topics. It includes a mix of workshops, an expert keynote, the opportunity for knowledge sharing, networking and fun!
Ottawa, Ontario – Jan. 26, 2021 – 4-H Canada is pleased to announce that the Farm Credit Canada (FCC) 4-H Club Fund will provide $100,000 to 203 4-H clubs, districts, and regions across Canada in 2021, to support local activities.
Important updates on the COVID-19 policy and on enrolment.
Join us for a series of roundtables and presentations to connect with leaders from around the Province, discuss the projects specific to your 4-H leadership and learn new things about education in a virtual environment!
The term of employment for the Youth Development Assistant is eight months (May-December). The position will be located in the BC Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Fisheries office in Abbotsford, 1767 Angus Campbell Road. Temporary telework options will be available as needed to allow for COVID-19 workplace safety requirements.