4-H Ontario

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July 2018

July 2018 E-Newsletter
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Win a Backpack by Following Us On INSTAGRAM! 4-H Ontario is now on Instagram! Follow us on Instagram for a chance to win a 4-H Ontario 15" computer backpack. We'll select one lucky winner each week between July 16 - September 16. Simply follow @4h.ontario. Find out more right here! 
 
Congrats to 2018's GROWMARK Essay Contest winner 
Maggie-Jo Hickson of KLH 4-H has been named the Ontario provincial winner of the 2018 GROWMARK Essay Contest for 4-H members. The theme of this year's contest was: "How can co-operatives demonstrate their value to the next generation of agriculturists?". For more on this award and to read Maggie-Jo's essay click here>
Outstanding New 4-H Ontario Club Leader Award Winners
4-H Ontario is proud to announce the winners of the 2018 Outstanding New 4-H Ontario Club Leader Award sponsored by Gay Lea Foods Co-operative. This year's winners are: Sheila Ducheck (York), Janie Gras (Oxford), Scott Hamilton (Renfrew), Amanda Kapteyn (Grey) and Barb Patten (Peel). Read more about these amazing volunteers here>
National Members Forum 
The 2018 4-H Canada National Members Forum will be a challenging and rewarding experience where attendees will gain new knowledge and life-long friends from across the country. Through this conference, attendees will also have the opportunity to spend one day at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair! Apply for this opportunity by August 6, 2018 here>
Upcoming events for Alumni - Alumni, join us at two special events this fall at Canada's Outdoor Farm Show on September 12 and at Advancing Women in Agriculture on October 15. Find out more and register by August 30 here>
Amber Underwood Memorial News Competition - Calling all young writers. $100 is up for grabs in the Amber Underwood Memorial News Competition. Submit your 500 word report about a 4-H alumnus by September 15. Prize available for both junior and senior writers. Find out more details online>
 
 
 
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