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IDOA continues emergency rule to protect poultry from highly pathogenic avian influenza
May 20, 2022

SPRINGFIELD, Ill - The Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDOA) announced today that it will continue to enforce emergency rules prohibiting the sale or exhibiting of poultry and poultry products at swap meets, exhibitions, flea markets, and auction markets in Illinois to prevent the spread of a

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4-H youth honored for career achievements at awards ceremony
April 11, 2022

Champaign, Ill. – 4-H youth across the state were honored for their career achievements in the 4-H program at the 4-H Celebration of Excellence held April 9.

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Teens ready to take on new statewide leadership role
April 08, 2022

Urbana, Ill. – Five Illinois teens have a new way to make their voices heard on a statewide platform through the Illinois 4-H Youth Leadership Team.

The team is comprised of 20 4-H members and recent alumni under the age of 21 who coordinate and assist with statewide 4-H activities.

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Springfield, IL – Illinois 4-H teens put their leadership skills to the test as they communicated

MEMPHIS, TN –  Four University of Illinois Extension 4-H youth development staff received nationa

Atlanta, GA -- Ten teens from Illinois attended a five-day national conference in Atlanta, Ga.