4-H Canada Blog

You(th) Can Feed the Planet – One Action at a Time

The world is facing a growing hunger challenge. The World Food Programme estimates that currently one in nine people do not have enough to eat. That means there are nearly 800 million hungry people in the world, mainly women and children. Between 2015 and 2050, the global population is expected to rise from seven billion to nine billion people. This will happen in the face of climate change and less farm land.

(l-r) Michael Congdon, Erica Jackson, Temple Grandin, Kelsey Morehouse

Thinking in Pictures: How Changing Our Thought Process Can Change the World Around Us

Well, have you ever heard the expression, “a picture is worth a thousand words?” Sometimes an image is the most effective way to express a thought or event.

4-H Canada Youth Advisory Committee member Erica Jackson shows off her prize cow at a competition in Belgium

How I Became a Small Town 4-H Celebrity

Nova Scotia Youth Advisory Committee member Erica Jackson didn't set out to become known inher home town as the "Dairy Queen." But she did have big dreams...

Introducing our 3 New YAC Members

4-H Alberta YAC rep. Casey Morey introduces her three new YAC mates.

Andrea Soesbergen working with a calf in her early days of 4-H

Let the Bells Ring Out. We Have a New YAC Member!

Andrea Soesbergen has had an illustrious 11 years in 4-H.