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4-H Unit Welcomes Five Freshmen 4-H San Antonio Livestock Exhibition (S.A.L.E.) Scholars

As a result of 4-H and Youth Development Unit career awareness initiatives, five freshmen will enroll at Prairie View A&M University this fall. The Unit partners with stakeholders to secure scholarships, grants, educate, and train the youth of Texas. Board members of the San Antonio Livestock Exhibition (S.A.L.E.) continue their commitment to PVAMU by providing [...]

CAHS Graduate Student Presents Research

Research is one of the fundamental activities of the College of Agriculture and Human Sciences and Prairie View A&M University.  Many graduate assistants participate in research that influences issues that are happening in the community. Nakita Bowman, Human Sciences major, and Rukeia Draw-Hood, Program Leader 4-H and Youth Development Program, are conducting an applied research [...]

4-H Goat Judging Contest Held

The 29th Annual Texas 4H Goat Judging Contest was held at the PVAMU campus on July 29 and 30.  Over 40 4-Hers, parents and coaches attended the workshops held at the International Goat Research Center (IGRC) on Friday, July 29 to learn the basics of how to evaluate goats and to put together convincing sets [...]

Texas 4-H Recipe Rally

In the Recipe Rally, 4-H members are challenged with selecting, creating and/or altering a recipe and submitting a video of them demonstrating the preparation of the recipe. Recipes should be a healthy main dish that tie to the theme “Bringing Texas to the Table.” Please note: There are changes to the contest this year, so [...]

Extension, Edgewood ISD ‘shoe’ their generosity to Title 1 students

Elementary, middle and high school students from Title 1 schools in the Edgewood Independent School District received an early Christmas present thank to the Prairie View A&M University Cooperative Extension Program, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Edgewood ISD. Fifty-six pairs of new tennis shoes, donated by AgriLife Extension, Prairie View A&M College of [...]