Nebraska Extension in Cherry County

Welcome to Nebraska Extension in Cherry County

365 N. Main St., Suite 3  (red brick Courthouse at corner of 4th and Main St.)
Valentine, NE  69201
402-376-1850                                                    Cherry County old courthouse

2107 Ranching for Profitability Meeting

The 2017 Nebraska Extension Ranching for Profitability meeting will offer area beef producers the opportunity to hear some very timely industry information presented by Nebraska Extension specialists.  The meeting in Valentine will be January 18 at the Peppermill Restaurant beginning at 10 AM CT.  Topics included are:

* Estrus Synchronization & Considerations
* Finding Points of Leverage on the Ranch to Improve Profit
* Fly control in Cattle
* Meadow Renovation

Please pre-register for the meal count by January 13 by calling 402-376-1850 or e-mailing jjenkins2@unl.edu.

Monday Extension Report

Nebraska Extension in Cherry County prepares a report that airs  each Monday on KVSH radio. Read the Monday Extension Report here.




BeefWatch Podcast

The BeefWatch Podcast provides timely information to help beef cattle producers improve the sustainability and profitability of their operations. Listen to recent episodes at http://feeds.feedburner.com/unlbeefwatch.

BeefWatch is provided by the Nebraska Extension Beef Systems team and is the audio companion to the UNL BeefWatch Newsletter.

Ranchers often have limited time to read, but have time in the pickup or tractor cab when they can listen. The BeefWatch Podcast brings you the information you need in a format you can use.

Subscribe in iTunes - On your computer or apple device you can subscribe in iTunes by clicking this link https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/unl-beefwatch/id964198047

Many Android phone apps allow you to search iTunes. Simply type BeefWatch into the search box of your podcast app.

Alternatively you can copy and paste this url into your podcast app http://feeds.feedburner.com/unlbeefwatch.

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CEO of National FFA Organization to present Heuermann Lecture
Dec 12 – Mark Poeschl, chief executive officer of the National FFA Organization and the National FFA Foundation, will speak at the next Heuermann Lecture on Jan. 10. Poeschl will present "Sustainability and Survivability: The Balancing Act to Feed the World." Read more
Farm Beginnings Program to begin Jan. 7 in Nebraska City
Dec 12 – Nebraska Extension will begin its 9th Farm Beginnings® Program Jan. 7 at the Kimmel Education and Research Center at 5985 G Road in Nebraska City. Read more