Started un 1902, the country's 4-H program grew
successfully throughout the nation. By 1927,
numerous South Dakota counties
had clubs. The 4-H emlem, first designed as
a 3-leaf clover in 1907, gained it's 4th leaf in 1911.
South Dakota State University, South Dakota counties, and U.S. Department of Agriculture cooperating.
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