Nebraska Extension in Fillmore County

   Fillmore County Extension News and Events

Fillmore County Pages
4-H Page                         Agriculture Page                       Livestock Page
          Community/Horticulture                             Horse/Progress Shows

2015 Fillmore County Fair Book

Current 4-H Newsletter

Fillmore County Extension provides research-based information to Nebraskans! To learn more, read:

Short monthly narratives highlighting key programming Fillmore County Extension is involved.   

Local News Columns by Extension Staff  (Current: Innovative Youth Corn Challenge results)

 

4-H       

 Enrollment Info
Don't forget to send in 4-H Enrollment Payment of $10.00 for member or $20.00 for family! Clover Kids are Free!  Payment has to be recieved before approveal on ne.4honline.com. Please send payment to Fillmore County Extension 1340 G Street Geneva, NE 68361. Please make checks out to University of Nebraska - Lincoln.

 

Agriculture

WILBER CROP CLINIC SET FOR FEBRUARY 12
“Practical, Profitable and Environmentally Sound Solutions for Agriculture” is the theme for the 2016 Wilber Crop Clinic. 


  • South Central Nebraska Ag-Related Programs
    -Livestock Production and Management
    -Beef Short Course Webinars
    -Beef Cow Basics - $60 per course
    -Land Application Training
    -Pesticide Safety Education Program
    -Chemigation
    -Commercial/Noncommercial Pest. Training
    -Farm and Ranch Management
    -No-Till Meetings
    Plus many more!!

  • Farmland Cash Rent values are here!!   Custom Rates I and II are available too!


Focus on Farm Finances
A free webinar series disuccing financial issues affecting your farm.
(All webinars will be recorded for later viewing)
farm.unl.edu/farmfinances

ANNIE'S PROJECT
Empowering Women in Agriculture
Registration Form

Annie’s Project is a six week course that is a discussion-based workshop bringing women together to learn from experts in production, financial management, human resources, marketing and the legal field. There's plenty of time for questions, sharing, reacting and connecting with presenters and fellow participants. It's a relaxed, fun and dynamic way to learn, grow and meet other farm or agricultural women. The cost for the course is only $30 per person, which includes a workbook and support materials for all sessions, due to Flint Hills Resources generous sponsorship.  A light supper will be served at each class. Course size is limited, so please register soon.  Annie’s Project also has statewide sponsorship with Farm Credit Services of America. The course starts January 25th and runs every Monday through March 7th from 6-9:00 p.m. at the Fillmore County Extension Office in Geneva, NE. Register by January 15th to brandy.vandewalle@unl.edu or 402-759-3712.  

2016 CROP PRODUCTION CLINICS

Register nowfor the 2016 Crop Production Clinics.  Register online now at http://agronomy.unl.edu/cpc.  Please see attached poster for dates, locations and details.    

2015 - 2016 Farmers & Ranchers College

  • January 20, 2016 - "Partners In Progress - Beef Seminar" at the U.S. Meat Animal ResearchCenter near Clay Center from 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Registration at 9:30 a.m.
  • March 14, 2016 - "Overcoming challenges with Succession Planning for Families with Dr. Ron Hanson,"Neal E. Harlan Professor of Agribusiness, Ag Economics Dept., UNL at Stone Creek in McCool Junction with meal starting at 6:00 p.m. and program to follow.  Registration at 5:30 p.m.
  • ** Programs are free; however registration is appreciated for a meal count. Please call the Extension Office one-week prior to the programto reserve your spot!    402-759-3712               

Livestock

  • Resources for showing your livestock.
Horticulture / Community   
  • Check out latest horticultural or community happenings. 

Horse / Progress Shows

  • This page will have up to date information about progress shows and livestock camps in Nebraska.  You can find links to printable fliers and entry forms!   Just one click away!

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