Division of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
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Oklahoma State University's Division of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources is dedicated to making available science-based information relevant to improving the quality of life for the people of Oklahoma. The Division is comprised of the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources and two state agencies: the Oklahoma Agricultural Experiment Station and the Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service.
4-H scholarship helps put Young on path to success
Growing up on his parents’ farm near Tuskahoma, Oklahoma, Young learned at an early age the value of hard work and using what opportunities came his way to the best of his ability.
As a teenager in the mid- to late-1940s, he did what just about every other youngster in the area did and joined the Tuskahoma 4-H club. Little did he know the experiences he had as a 4-H’er would put him on a path toward a college degree, a successful career and the continuing desire to help others.
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