Progressive Ag Safety DayCurrent 1st through 6th graders are invited to attend Progressive Agriculture Safety Day on Thursday, May 26, 2016 at the Fillmore County Fairgrounds. Youth will participate in a variety of events designed to help them be aware of safety in potentially hazardous situations such as bike riding, agricultural settings, electrical safety and others. ALL youth MUST complete the registration/consent form by April 28th to guarantee a t-shirt!
Free Webinar Series to Focus on FinancesNebraska Extension is hosting a series of webinars aim to provide farmers and ranchers with financial principles they can apply to their own operations.
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.
Mueller Awarded for Preparedness EffortsMueller was honored for her efforts towards creating a stronger community through preparedness planning and disaster preparation to enhance community readiness and resilience.
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2016 Speech Contest
On April 18th, eleven 4-H members participated in the 2016 Fillmore County 4-H Public Speaking Contest, held at the Fillmore County Extension Office. Youth, from the ages of 5 to 18 are allowed to participate and gain skills of leadership, and speaking in front of people. All participants prepared an original speech that included some aspect of 4-H in the content. The intermediate and senior division champions are allowed to represent Fillmore County at the state competition on May 19th at UNL.
The Lucky Lopers 4-H Club is holding a fund-raising show at the Lancaster County Event Center on Saturday, April 30th. The Salt Creek Wranglers are holding an open show also at the Event Center the next day, May 1. (The show site has been moved from the Wranglers Arena to the Event Center)
A great opportunity to be able to show twice and only have to haul once!
Stalls will be available at the Event Center the nights of Friday, April 29th and Saturday, April 30th. Details on stall reservations are still being worked out and will get that info out as soon as I can. Below are the links to both showbills...........
South Central Nebraska Ag-Related Programs
-Livestock Production and Management
-Beef Short Course Webinars
-Beef Cow Basics - $60 per course
-Land Application Training
-Farm and Ranch Management
Plus many more!!
Farmland Cash Rent values are here!! Custom Rates I and II are available too!
- 2016 Rental Rates are in!!
- Resources for showing your livestock.
- Check out latest horticultural or community happenings.
- 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!