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The Purple Plow Challenge

Sat, 04/13/2019

What is it?

A fun, creative and hands-on approach to creating solutions for real world issues related to agriculture. These exciting challenges are brought to you by the American Farm Bureau Foundation.

Who can join?

Individuals or teams (no minimum or maximum). Ideal for middle or high school students (12 y/o+).

When is it?

The next challenge is January 1, 2019 – May 1, 2019. The NH Challenge Showcase will be on April 13, 2019 at the NH 4-H Makers Expo (location TBD).

Why should you join?

A fun, creative and hands-on approach to creating solutions for real world issues related to agriculture. There is a chance to win National prizes, top 3 submissions receive a 3-D printer and $100 Visa Gift Card. There will also be chances to win local prizes. Local prize winners will be selected at the NH 4-H Makers Summit on April 13th.  

How can you join?

  1. Contact Michelle Bersaw-Robblee, 4-H Horticulture Extension Field Specialist at 603-796-2151 or by email at michelle.bersaw@unh.edu to let us know you are interested in participating.
  2. Check out www.purpleplow.org to see previous challenges and try a puzzle to get your creative juices flowing.
  3. Log onto: www.purpleplow.org on January 1st for challenge details.
  4. To be eligible for local prizes at the NH 4-H Challenge Showcase you must register for the NH 4-H Makers Expo.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: http://www.purpleplow.org/ 

Contact

Anna Boudreau Supports Extension

I Support Extension

Anna Boudreau
State Advisory Council Chair, Natural Resources Steward and NH Coverts Cooperator