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Elizabeth Upham Davis and Caroline Upham Hughes recognized in Wisconsin 4-H...

Elizabeth and Caroline Upham spent their childhood at their summer home outside of Wisconsin Dells. The sisters gave 310 forested acres, including 200 on Blackhawk Island, to the University of...

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Norman Everson recognized in Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development Hall of Fame

Norm personified 4-H. His passion began as a member of the Milton Club in Rock County and continued through his professional career with UW-Extension and volunteer leadership at the local level. Norm’s...

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Kathi Vos recognized in Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development Hall of Fame

Kathi was a 10-year member of the Wheatland Willing Workers 4-H Club in Kenosha County. As the Manitowoc County 4-H & Youth Agent, Vos empowered the 4-H Board to co-create a management system of...

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James Everts recognized in Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development Hall of Fame

Jim began his Extension career as a 4-H Agent in Wood and then Rock County. He was hired as the first Livestock Youth Specialist, where he developed the first livestock literature, started the 4-H...

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Dr. David Dickson recognized in Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development Hall of Fame

Known worldwide for his knowledge and skill in dairy cattle judging, Dr. Dave was involved with the 4-H Dairy project in Wisconsin for three decades. He was a UW-Madison dairy science professor and...

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Jack Heller recognized in Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development Hall of Fame

Wisconsin 4-H is proud to be represented by Jack Heller in the 4-H Hall of Fame. The highlight of Jack’s career was being at Upham Woods. He loved the outdoors and is remembered for his creative...

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David Running recognized in Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development Hall of Fame

David first experienced the value of learning by doing as a 4-H member in Vernon County. His 4-H career began in Lafayette County as a 4-H and Youth Development Agent. After seven years, he continued...

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J. Mitchell “Mitch” Mackey recognized in Wisconsin 4-H Youth Development Hall...

Mitch’s career was inspired by contact with early 4-H pioneers Verne Varney and Wakelin “Ranger Mac” McNeel. Mitch trained returning veterans to be successful farmers in Grant County. In Milwaukee...

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Vilas County board passes 4-H Centennial resolution

Our thanks to the Extension, Education and Economic Development committee on the Vilas County Board for passing a 4-H Centennial Resolution! We are so grateful for your support and partnership, and...

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Portage County Centennial garden

Seven youth, along with the help of adults, planted the 4-H Centennial Flowerbed, which graced Rosholt Fair Park just in time for the fair this summer.

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