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KHRT AGRICULTURE NEWS - 08/15/14

The North Dakota 4-H Ambassadors team has added three members:

* Kayla O'Toole, Walsh

* Allison Kipp, Richland

* Corrina Koehn, Towner

The North Dakota 4-H Ambassadors is a group of young adults who are actively
involved in 4-H. Ambassadors help plan and coordinate many activities that teach youth and adults topics such as leadership, team work and citizenship. The 4-H ambassadors specialize in planning and facilitating 4-H events. They also help plan workshops, training sessions, and regional and state events.

The ambassadors strive to create events that are fun, educational and skill-
building. They take an active role in volunteering in 4-H programs in every
county.

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The annual potato field day tour will travel to three locations - Larimore, Inkster and Hoople - on Aug. 21.  The field day begins at 7 a.m. with breakfast at Hoverson Farms near Larimore.  Research presentations will begin after breakfast.  Lunch and research presentations will be given at the Forest River Colony near Inkster starting at noon.  Following lunch, a field tour will highlight irrigated research trials.

The twilight tour will be at Oberg Farms near Hoople starting at 5 p.m. This will include a barbecue and research presentations by North Dakota State University and University of Minnesota potato researchers and Extension specialists.  Potato research and Extension activities are occurring throughout North Dakota and Minnesota.  

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Moos, Ewes and More, the North Dakota State University Animal Sciences
Department's annual free, family-friendly event, will be held Saturday, Sept. 6,at the NDSU Equine Center on 19th Avenue North in Fargo.

This event, which is designed to expand your knowledge of animal-related
agriculture, will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

You'll be able to experience interactive and hands-on agriculture and animal
demonstrations, and enjoy dairy product treats and food by Carnivore Catering.  A mix of new and old activities this year includes stick horse races for the kids, and the chance to bottle feed a calf, learn about showing livestock and sheep shearing, Ask the Animal Scientist, and see research in action and horsemanship demonstrations.

You also can meet the animals that call NDSU home, the farm managers who care
for them, and the faculty and staff who teach and do research in the Animal
Sciences Department.

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