4-H Youth Development Agriculture & Natural Resources Lawn & Garden Family & Consumer Sciences Upcoming Events... Featured News Delaware 4-H Equine Art Contest Winners June 19, 2017 Delaware 4-H members of all ages recently participated in a statewide Equine Art Contest. UD’s Emmalea Ernest uses lima bean breeding program to develop disease resistant lines March 28, 2017 Lima beans are Delaware’s most widely planted vegetable crop with approximately 14,000 acres of green baby limas for processing planted in the state each year. Master Gardeners at Ag Day April 27, 2017 Learn how to save the MONARCHS. Discover GARDEN TREASURES. Choose from a variety of HERBS. Buy beautiful, bargain BOOKS. Have gardening fun at KIDS’ CORNER. UD’s Cooperative Extension offers food safety training class for entrepreneurs June 7, 2017 Cooperative Extension will offer food safety training for entrepreneurs with sessions scheduled June 20 and June 22 in Dover. First State ImpactDiscover how our education programs benefit citizens' lives--and the measure of our success environmentally, economically and socially.Quick View: ImpactsQuick LinksExtension ScholarStudent summer internship Contact UsView our staff directory and see our office locations Fact SheetsInformation and research from agents you can trust. Ask An ExpertWe have experts in family and health, food and agriculture, programs for young people, and gardening.