Nebraska Extension in Otoe County

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Keep up to date on the latest happenings in Otoe County 4-H. We are continually updating and posting new infomation or requirements as they are released in regards to the 4-H program. Some of the latest are requirement for all animals with and EID tag must also have a Premise ID, the formation of the Otoe County 4-H Shooting Sports Club, 2017 Beef Shows will be Blow and Go at the Otoe County Fair, VFD Regulation in reference to Youth Livestock Projects.
The Otoe County Fair will be Thursday, July 27th through Sunday, July 30th, 2017. The theme for 2017 is: 150 Years of 'NEBRASKA' Farm & Family Fun. The 2017 Fair Book was mailed out in the April 17th edition of the Penny Press. If you need a copy you stop in the Extension Office and it also posted on this site.
If you are in need of some information regarding Beef, Kristen Ulmer, Extension Educator can help you.
For all the latest Agricultural news and links to University of Nebraska - Lincoln Agricultural newsletters and reports. Custom Rates, Agricultural Land Values, Cash Rent, Pesticide Certification, UNL CropWatch, UNL Market Journal, UNL Cornhusker Economics, Beef Watch, and much more.
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Nebraska State Fair Results and Photos can be found at

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Celebration to mark Maxwell Arboretum's 50th year
Apr 4 – A lecture and tree planting are part of events set for May 16 celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Earl G. Maxwell Arboretum on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's East Campus. Read more
Extension home study course prepares drone pilots for exam
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April 27, 2017

Lincoln, Neb. — Members of the public interested in earning a a Part 107 Remote Pilot certificate to fly unmanned aircraft (drones) for commercial purposes, are encouraged to refer to a new home study course offered by Nebraska Extension. This home study course focuses on the knowledge needed to successfully pass the computer-based Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) exam to earn a Remote Pilot certificate.

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