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State 4-H Contact

State 4-H Youth Development Contact Information

Mailing/Shipping Address:
4-H Youth Development
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive, MS 3015
Moscow, ID 83844-3015

Physical Address:
Mary E. Forney Hall
1210 Blake Avenue, Room 206
Moscow, ID 83844-3015

Phone: (208) 885-6321
Fax: (208) 885-4637

State events

4-H State Events

Idaho 4-H offers statewide events for older member (grades 8 and up) who are ready to move beyond their county borders. Information and registration materials are available on this website or from your county extension office.

Know Your Government Conference

The Know Your Government Conference, known as KYG, is held each Presidents’ Day Weekend while the Idaho legislature is in session. Designed for students in grades 8-9, KYG is a project as well as an experience.

The Idaho 4-H Ambassadors program is intended for 4-Hers ages 14 and up who have completed at least two years of 4-H projects and activities. 4-H Ambassadors work year-round to promote 4-H in their counties, and attend an annual training held each November in McCall.


The Teen Ambassador Leadership Kit (TALK) program is an annual retreat held in Albion, Idaho, to polish public speaking skills for teens who become 4-H Ambassadors. Work with 4-H staff members throughout the year to promote and market 4-H in your county.

Teen Conference

Join teens from around the state each June for five days of fun and educational activities on the University of Idaho Moscow campus. For teens who have completed grades 8 and up.

Idaho 4-H Leadership Retreat
Improve your leadership skills at this statewide retreat held in July. Focus on empowering yourself and others.  For teens ages 13-18.

Livestock Judging Camp
Improve your livestock judging skills at this statewide retreat held in June. Focus on oral reasons and livestock classes in market and breeding beef, goat, sheep and swine.  For teens ages 12-18.