Nebraska Extension in Dakota County
The 2017 Dakota~Thurston County fairbook is now available. A version that would be like the hard copy version is available as well a a version that is by individual section. Pick up a hard-copy at the Extension Office the end of May.
Dakota~Thurston County 4-H section
Open Class section
Additional information about the Dakota ~Thurston County fair can be found by visiting Dakota County 4-H then the Fair entry information page.
Build a Better World - Through reading stories and hands on experiences youth will discover more about Science, Technology Engineering & Math (STEM).
Youth can take part in 3 sessions in June at the Dakota City Library from 3:00 to4:30 P.M.
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Where to find it on our web site
Nebraska 4h & FFA License plate
Are you interested in being a judge?
Late policy for Affidavits/IDs
Northeast Nebraska 4-H Horse Show
Loads of summer workshops
Are you participating in the 4-H Clover Chase
2018 Citizenship Washington Focus Trip
All this and more in the May edition of 4-H in Focus.....
Shine up the silver, wipe the spots of your stemware. Try your hand at the Favorite Foods Revue. 4-H'ers plan a menu (usually with a theme), prepare a table setting for 1 person. Then pick one food item from your menu to prepare and share with the judge. Flyer & rules
It's coming! The annual 4-H Presentation Contest. Contest date is May 11th, 2017 at the United Church of Pender. A 4-H Presentation is basically a speech with props! Try something new, learn a new skill, enhance you public speaking skills. Try out the Presentation contest. Registration deadline is: May 4th, 2017: For more information
May 5 – Meet Moriah Heerten, an agronomy and agricultural economics dual major from Springview, Neb. Read more
May 5 – A new mobile application from Nebraska Extension aims to help today’s farmers manage their operations in a rapidly changing price environment. Read more