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State 4-H Writing Exhibition Open to Taylor County 4-H'ers

If you're a Taylor County 4-H youth who enjoys writing, please consider entering WVU 4-H's statewide writing exhibition. 4-H youth in Taylor County who would like enter but have questions, should contact the Taylor County Extension Office.

Taylor County 4-H writing submissions may be dropped off, mailed, or emailed to the Taylor County Office by the deadline at:

State 4-H Poster and Photo Contests

Taylor County 4-H'ers don't forget to participate in the Poster and Photo contest. Photos and Posters need to be dropped off to the Taylor County Extension office no later than February 28, 2018.

Putting Knowledge to Work!

The West Virginia University Extension Service works to provide solutions in your community through key programs and resources, including agriculture and natural resources; 4-H and youth development; food and nutrition; health and wellness; financial planning; and home gardening. These research-based programs and services are available to all Taylor County residents thanks to the tremendous support of our community members, local organizations, volunteers and local partners, including the Board of Education and County Commission.    

Taylor County Highlights

  • The 4-H Lego Robotics First Lego League team received Champions Award at the regional qualifier and was selected to compete in the state FLL tournament.
  • The 4-H Air Rifle program had two members score in the top 20 at regional qualifiers and had the opportunity to participate in the state air rifle competition at the WVU Rifle Range.
  • The Central/Taylor County Calf Pool had six producers from Taylor County participate. They received an estimated net increase in their farm income of $8,034 by participating in the program.
  • 43 individuals participated in the summer walking challenge and reported walking 9,480 miles during the program.