Minnesota 4-H grows even in tough times
By Don Davis
St. Paul Capitol Bureau
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. - Karen Dvergsten reflected on the meaning of 4-H amid noisy sheep at the Minnesota State Fair.
It is more than the literal meaning of 4-H: head, heart, hands and health.
"It is very important for building a work ethic," the Roseau County woman said. It adds to a youth's self esteem.
And, the teacher from Greenbush said, "it's a hands-on education for the kids."
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