The youngest 4-H members participate in the Cloverbuds class for ages five through eight. They are eligible to perform some caretaking tasks with adult help and continuous supervision, and can answer visitors’ questions. Elyse Gamradt (above), age 6, prepares to curry her horse, Big Red, a 30-year-old. Elyse is a member of the Lucky Spurs 4-H club, and is the daughter of Wayne and Char Gamradt of Long Prairie.