Nebraska Extension in Platte County

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The Landlord/Tenant Cash Lease Workshops will be offered across Nebraska in November and December, 2016. They are designed to help landlords and tenants put together a lease that is right for both parties, and help maintain positive farm leasing relations.

What should I rent my ground for? Who pays for repairs? Some farmland lease Frequently Asked Questions (three page printable .pdf file) and a Farmland Lease Check List (two page printable .pdf file).

Parents gain positive educational experiences by being in a classroom with others in a similar transition. On-site Classes listed by date in .pdf format

Print Statewide Brochure for On-site and On-Line Classes in .pdf format (including on-site registration form)

The Communities Together Can After School Program is a non-profit organization committed to providing a safe and secure environment for youth in the Columbus area to grow intellectually, culturally, physically, socially and emotionally. The goal is to prepare them to live a life of service as citizens of their community and country.



Nebraska Extension in Platte County

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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