• Congressman Al Lawson and CAFS students at the Farmer's Roundtable event. 
  • Harambee Festival - Learning about insects. 
  • Dr. Mbuya explaining the importance of water quality and the impacts of contamination. 
  • Goat meat cooking demonstration conducted by Cooperative Extension. 
  • CAFS Living Learning Students(LLC) students inspecting bee colonies. 

4-H Youth Development

4-H Youth Development is designed specifically to respond to the needs of Florida’s youth by preparing them to successfully face the challenges affiliated with adulthood. These components focus on initiating success by empowering the minds of our youths to embrace a higher level of thinking through leadership development, entrepreneurship, life skills, and science-based educational activities and social skill building activities for adolescents and teenagers. Activities are conducted through in-school enrichment, afterschool programs, and community clubs:

  • AgriSTEM 
  • Entrepreneurship 
  • Gardening
  • Nutrition
  • Youth and the Law


Summer Enrichment Camps

  • Food Science Summer Enrichment Program
  • Forestry and Conservation Education (FACE)
  • Entomology Insect Science
  • AgDiscovery
  • AgTech

Youth participating in the 4-H Program enjoy a unique collection of memorable experiences and personal development that provides lifelong benefits! We encourage young people everywhere to join 4-H today for a brighter tomorrow!

Program Leader:

Conchita Newman

Telephone: (850) 599-8110
Email: conchita.newman@famu.edu