Plum Creek Rangers have been awarded the Nebraska 4-H Club of the Month for February 2017. This club from Johnstown NE in Brown County has truly made a difference in their community. The club is very dedicated to building strong citizenship and teamwork through various community service activities.
Nebraska Extension in Brown, Keya Paha, and Rock Counties
Nebraska Extension is Aiming for Healthier YouthNebraska Extension is combating childhood obesity across the state by implementing programs to improve healthy eating and physical activity patterns in youth.
4-H to celebrate Nebraska's 150th with Clover ChaseNebraska 4-H youth in all 93 counties will have the opportunity to join in the Nebraska 150 Celebration by participating in an interactive scavenger hunt.
Nebraska Extension Launches New InitiativeThe Strengthening Nebraska’s Agricultural Economy initiative will feature Nebraska Extension specialists and educators from multiple disciplines sharing researched-based information to help producers reduce input costs, increase efficiencies and improve profitability of farm and livestock operations.
Nebraska Extension is Setting a Foundation for the Next GenerationThe Learning Child program provides necessary training for parents and other caring adults so they can provide the best learning for their children.
Monday, March 27 - Keya Paha Schools 12 p.m.
Tuesday, March 28 - Rock Co Schools 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Wednesday, March 29 - Ainsworth Public Schools 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Home schooled youth - parents please contact the office for more information.
No registration necessary, school is a 100% participation K-12 grades
Courtesy of DuPont Pioneer and Brian Vogelsang
Barn quilts are popping up all over Nebraska, and this unique art for is just for barns anymore. Popular quilt designs, along with brand new creations can be seen adorning barns, homes, and businesses. This page features a collection of barn quilts in Southeast Nebraska that you can drive (or walk) by, and we’ve included links to websites and brochures that offer more information. If you’re looking for family-friendly activities that combine art, scenic beauty, history, and tradition, add barn quilt viewing to your list.
for more information ..............http://visitsoutheastnebraska.org/project/barn-quilts/
With the recent declines in crop and livestock prices, many farm and ranch families are experiencing financial stress. To help producers navigate this period of low prices, Nebraska Extension has trained 21 educators in two workshops (1) Quicken for Farm and Ranch Record Keeping and (2) Financial Literacy: Basic Financial Documents......for more information