Nebraska Extension in Holt & Boyd Counties

Local Interest

The Landlord/Tenant Cash Lease workshop will be offered Tuesday December 6th at the Holt County Courthouse Annex, O’Neill, NE starting at 9:30 AM.  It is designed to help landlords and tenants put together a lease that is right for both parties, and help maintain positive farm leasing relations. 

Topics for discussion at the leasing workshop include:

4-H Newsletters

This section includes the Holt/Boyd Monthly Newsletters as well as 4-H Spotlight Newsletter and links to others newsletters that you and your 4-H family might find of interest.

4-H Clover Kid, 4-H Member Enrollment

4-H Clover Kid and 4-H Member Enrollment Deadline is April 1

You are welcome to attend a free workshop on business succession and estate planning for farm and ranch owners, families and beginners. The workshop will be held in O’Neill, (December 8th, 2016) at the Holt County Courthouse - Annex room. The workshop runs from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. There is no charge for the workshop. To register (and for questions) call the Rural Response Hotline at 1-800-464-0258.

Nebraska Extension is hosting a workshop on Wednesday December 7th from 9 am to 12 pm for farmers interested in field sustainability and continuous improvement. Using the Field to Market Fieldprint calculator farmers will enter management and production information which will be used to compare fields with national, states, and local averages for the metrics of yield, erosion, irrigation efficiency, energy use, and greenhouse gas emissions. Data and production information is all kept confidential.

Details will be coming soon about the Ag Progress Show to be held on December 15, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the Atkinson Community Center, Atkinson Nebraska. Put this date on your calendar.

Calendars - 

News Releases

Join us on  Twitter  Twitter icon

Join us on  Pinterest Image result for pinterest logo

Ask an Expert Button Ask an Extension expert - Submit a question to experts from universities across the country

Follow Us on Facebook

Nebraska Extension in Holt & Boyd Counties

Local Events

Search Local & National Extension Resources

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