November 25, 2020

MaxYield Supports Kossuth County 4-H

Kossuth County 4-H COMP

MaxYield’s Communications Intern, Ashley Smeby (left) presents Katie Holms, Kossuth County Youth Educator with a contribution to decrease the cost of 4-H enrollment in the county.

MaxYield is continuing their support to local 4-H by donating 10 dollars per 4-H member to Kossuth County Extension and Outreach.

Chad Meyer, MaxYield Client Relations Director, said the cooperative has two goals in providing the program. “First, we want to make 4-H an affordable youth program for local families, especially families that have multiple children enrolled. Secondly, by paying a portion of each 4-H member’s enrollment fee, we are able to continue our mission in supporting 4-H so that each member benefits.”

There are currently 228 youth in grades 4-12 involved in 4-H in Kossuth county. “The main goals of Kossuth County Extension is to teach members about leadership, the importance of setting goals, to communicate efficiently with others, and to be a positive team member,” said Katie Holmes, Kossuth County Youth Educator.

The cooperative contributed $2,850 to Kossuth County Extension.

MaxYield Cooperative is a local farmer-owned cooperative serving members and clients in northern Iowa, southern Minnesota and eastern Michigan. Founded in 1915, MaxYield Cooperative is headquartered in West Bend, Iowa. More information about the cooperative can be found online at www.MaxYieldCooperative.com.

 

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