Nebraska Extension in Stanton County

Local Interest

Anyone needing initial certification or recertification for a private pesticide license from the Nebraska Department of Agriculture should plan on attending one of the local trainings offered by Nebraska Extension:

Youth who would like to participate in 4-H in Stanton County must be enrolled as a 4-H member to participate in a 4-H club and exhibit 4-H projects at county fair. All 4-H families will enroll in clubs and projects through 4HOnline at

Enrollment deadline is March 2, 2017.

Nebraska Farm Custom Rates are released to help farmers & landowners determine fair rates for many different field actions. These rates are updated every 2 years.

Part 1 - Covers land tillage, planting & post planting, haying and baling, small grain harvest (wheat, oats & barley), application of fertilizer, insect, disease & weed control, waste handling, and other miscellaneous.

Part 2 - Covers harvest - grains & soybeans & other crops, hauling operations, making silage & earlage, hauling silage, other custom operations, and hauling livestock. 

2016 Farmer's Tax Guides are now available. This puplication explains how the federal tax laws apply to farming. Use this publication as a guide to figure your taxes and complete your farm tax return.

Nebraska Extension in Stanton County

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Installation ceremony for Chancellor Green is April 6
Feb 2 – Faculty, staff, students and the public are invited to join in the official installation of Ronnie D. Green as the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s 20th chancellor at a special April 6 ceremony at the Lied Center for Performing Arts. Read more
Nebraska Water Leaders Academy accepts four CASNR alums into seventh class
Feb 2 – The Nebraska Water Leaders Academy has accepted its seventh and largest class to date, including four CASNR alums Read more