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Ag and Ed departments honored

The education and agriculture departments received an award at the Sioux County Extension Service annual banquet on March 27. The Partners in 4-H Award was presented to Dordt College in appreciation of outstanding service to Sioux County 4-H. In the words of the presenter:

“Dordt College has been a valuable resource to Extension and 4-H for many years. The faculty, staff, and students have been helpful in many Extension education efforts, including teaching Food Safety Quality Assurance to 4-H’ers, tractor safety instruction for youth, and leading school enrichment programs that Extension offers, like, "Eating Healthy, Having Fun" and "Money Sense for Kids" They’ve also played an important role in agriculture education—hosting listening forums and providing academic expertise.”