4-H Programs & Events

If you have questions on any of the programs and events, please contact the Extension Office. 

Knox County 4-H Summer Workshops

Awards & Recognition:

Progress Shows:

Horse Shows:

Other Programs/Events:

Nebraska Pork Youth Conference "Makin' Bacon..and a WHOLE Lot More! - May 31-June 2, 2017 - Applications Due April 1

Nebraska Range Youth Camp - June 5-9, 2017, NE State 4-H Camp in Halsey (deadline for registrations is May 26)

Winners Unlimited Livestock Judging Camps, June 6-8, 2017 and June 12-14, 2017. Registrations Due by May 12th. Facebook Page

Tractor Safety Training 2017 - June 19 & 20, 2017 at the Wayne Fairgrounds - All youth 14 and 15 years of age who work on a farm or ranch other than their parents MUST be certified through a Tractor Safety Course. 

Papio Valley Market Broiler Show - June 24, 2017 - Springfield NE

Nebraska Agricultural Youth Institute (NAYI) - July 10-14, 2017, Lincoln - a 5 day conference for high school juniors and seniors to learn about career opportunities within agriculture. Application deadline is April 15, 2017.

Youth Crop Scouting Competition - August 1, 2017, ARDC, Mead NE - Youth will learn how to scout corn and soybeans; obtain knowledge that will be helpful in future agricultural careers; network with University and agricultural professionals. Registrations due by July 20. 

4-H Clover Chase: A Nebraska 150 Event - March 1-August 15, 2017

Next Chapter Nebraska Event - a college-readiness program delivered through the Nebraska 4-H Program that helps 8th grade students prepare for and succeed in college by providing the skills students need to reach their academic goals. The closest Next Chapter event will be Monday, April 10, 2017 from 7-8 pm at the Lifelong Learning Center in Norfolk. 

Culinary Challenge Contest - August 26, 2017, Nebraska State Fair - Demonstrate healthy decision making through nutrition, menu planning, food preparation, and food safety. 

Nebraska Mystery Foods Event - October 21, 2017, Grand Island, NE

AKSARBEN Show Schedule, Programs and Judges

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