Beat the HeatNebraska Extension offers tips on handling cattle in hot weather.
WeCook Program Gives Healthy Options to Youth4-H's WeCook Program is helping low-income youth and their families create fun and nutritious meals.
Making 'SENSE' of Nitrogen UseProject SENSE adopts new technologies to focus on improving nitrogen use efficiency by fertilization during the growing season.
Extension Helps Growers Generate ResultsThe Nebraska On-Farm Research Network provides an opportunity for growers to get questions answered about their own fields.
From Research to RealityNebraska Extension has delivered research-based knowledge to people through direct teaching, experiential learning opportunities and publication.
Nebraska Extension in Cedar County
Upcoming Cedar County Programs
Cedar County Fair 4-H Schedule
Saturday, July 9
8:00 a.m. – Cat, Dog & Companion Animal Show
9:00 a.m. – Clothing Construction & Photography Judging
12:30 p.m. – Fashion Revue Judging
Tuesday, July 19
5:30 – 7:00 p.m. – Static Exhibits Entry (Clover Kid Interviews today only)
Wednesday, July 20
7:30 – 9:00 a.m. – Static Exhibits Entry
8:00 a.m. – Horse Show
9:00 a.m. – Static Exhibit Judging Begins
7:00 p.m. – Flag Raising Ceremony
Thursday, July 21
7:30 a.m. – Bucket Calf Interviews begin
9:00 a.m. – Bucket Calf Show
10:00 a.m. – Dairy Show
1:00 p.m. – Poultry Show'
3:30 p.m. – Rabbit Show
5:30 – 7:30 p.m. – Enter/Weigh-In Livestock
Friday, July 17
8:00 a.m. – Beef Show
11:00 a.m. – Sheep Show
1:00 p.m. – Goat Show
Saturday, July 18
8:00 a.m. – Swine Show
9:30 a.m. – Skill-a-thon
11:00 a.m. – Livestock Judging Contest
1:30 p.m. – Round Robin
2:30 p.m. – Livestock Premium Recognition & Static Awards
Sunday, July 19
4:00 p.m. – Release Livestock Exhibits
4:30 p.m. – Release Static Exhibit
Honey Bee Challenge - news footage at workshop
Cedar County Fair: July 20 - 24, 2016
Co-parenting for Successful Kids - Court approved educational program for families affected by divorce. Classes available online or on-site
Agricultural News Releases by Jim Jansen
- 2016 Nebraska Ag Land Values Decline 4 Percent
- 2016 Trends in Nebraska Farmland Markets - Preliminary Land Values & Cash Rental Rates
- 2015 Nebraska Cropland Rental Rates
- 2015 Nebraska Pasture & Rangeland Rental Rates
- 2015 Nebraska Farm Real Estate Report
land values - pages 3-6 of report
cash rental rates - pages 14-15 of report
Farm Lease Forms for Cash, Crop-Share, Pasture, etc...
Nebraska Beef Cow Record Card - cow performance record
2015 Nebraska Crop Budgets (full report)
to view budgets for individual crops and operations visit cropwatch.unl.edu/economics/budgets