WeCook Program Gives Healthy Options to Youth4-H's WeCook Program is helping low-income youth and their families create fun and nutritious meals.
Making 'SENSE' of Nitrogen UseProject SENSE adopts new technologies to focus on improving nitrogen use efficiency by fertilization during the growing season.
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.
Nebraska Extension in Otoe County
Otoe County 4-H
find out how to join 4-H, workshop information, animal affadavits, entry forms and much more (read more)
MAY 1st - Deadline to enroll or re-enroll in Otoe County 4-H for 2016 go to ne.4honline.com
Otoe County Fair Beef Show will remain a "Fit Show" for 2016.
Current Happenings in Otoe County:
Lamb Weigh-In - Saturday, May 21, 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Otoe County 4-H Ranch Horse Pleasure Class Clinic - Saturday May 21, 9:00 a.m.
Quality Assurance - In Person Trainings offered May 23 & May 24
Summer Workshops starting May 24th and going thru July 13th - sign up now
Otoe County 4-H Newsletters
copies of current and past editions (read more)
Otoe County 4-H FoundationThe Foundation was established in 2012 with the mission to enhance 4-H programming, secure financial support for local 4-H programs, and to develop area youth for future generations. (read more)
Otoe County 4-H Foundation Scholarship applications are due January 15, 2016.
2017 Otoe County 4-H Foundation Banquet is scheduled for Saturday, February 4th at the Kimmel Event Center.
2016 Otoe County Fair Dates are July 28 - July 31
The dates for the 2016 Otoe County Fair are Thursday, July 28th thru Sunday, July 31st.
The Theme is: Summer Days and Country Ways
For the schedule and online version of the 4-H Fair Book (read more)
To check out the 2016 Fairbook, Maps, Schedules, Photos and Results (read more)
Nebraska State Fair
Extension Updateswritten by Sarah Purcell, Extension Educator for Otoe County (read more)
Custom Rates - the latest survey rates (read more)
2016 Trends in Nebraska Farmland Markets
Pesticide Container Recycling Available at 24 sites in 2016
Do you enjoy working in your garden and talking with friends about your newest plant acquisition? Do your friends ask you for advice on their lawns, vegetables and flowers? Would you like to learn more about the art and science of horticulture? Then you should consider becoming a Master Gardener. You have all the qualifications! The 2016 Master Gardener Program Applications are now available. For more information (read more)