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The 4-H motto — Learn to do by doing — is “such a powerful thing,” says Kurt Kinnear.

4-H will continue to play to its strengths, says new CEO

The pandemic has challenged the organization but also shown its strengths, says Kurt Kinnear

Kurt Kinnear never participated in 4-H in his youth, but he can’t wait to dig in now. The new CEO of 4-H Alberta has, however, been involved with youth programming for most of his life. “It sounds cliché, but youth are our future,” said Kinnear. “There are some kids that I’ve met who are really […] Read more

Ag for Life seeks youth council members

Application deadline Sept. 17

Agriculture for Life is seeking Alberta youth aged 16 to 21 to join its agriculture youth council. The council will pilot Ag for Life programs and resources, and provide insight and ideas on types of programs and ag-related topics for youth. The council will have eight to 12 members and is open to both urban […] Read more