• Peeled Cork

    Eat, drink and protect a forest

    Published on February 25, 2019

    Production of natural cork maintains an important forest system. Wine bottlers that use cork help protect this threatened forest. So, popping that cork can contribute to forest conservation.

  • Erick Kestila, right, with a participant in the 4-H After School Archery Program in Delta County.

    Delta County 4-H shooting sports instructor keeps youth on target

    Published on November 14, 2018

    When Erick Kestila first attended the 4-H After School Archery Program, he had no idea he would lead the program one day. But he also had no idea how the program would affect his daughter’s life, inspiring him to ensure the opportunity would continue.

  • 4-H youth.

    Building science literacy and future STEM professionals

    Published on October 1, 2018

    To help create a future workforce excited about STEM careers and armed with important STEM skills, Michigan State University Extension has made science education a key focus of 4-H Youth Development programming.