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Summer Workshops

4-H Summer Workshops are set! We have a wide variety of offerings to peak all interests. From quilting to beans and outdoor skills to mad science, find your passion with 4-H! Summer workshops are open to all youth. You do not need to be enrolled in 4-H to participate. Check out the workshop schedule and find registration info on our website at york.unl.edu. 

Workshop Guide
Workshop Registration Form

Tractor Safety - July 2016
Nebraska Range Short Course - June 20-24

NEWS

Eleven 4-H members participated in the 2016 York County 4-H Public Speaking Contest, held on April 27th, at the 4-H Building on the York County Fairgrounds. Youth, ages 5 to 18, have an opportunity to participate in the 4-H Public Speaking program from county to state levels.  4-H members in five divisions, Clover Kid (5 to 7 years of age), Novice (first-year competitors), Junior (9 to 11 years of age) Intermediate (12 to 13 years of age) and Senior (14 to 19 years of age) were required to prepare an original speech about 4-H. 

In the Public Service Announcement category, 4-H members in each age division were required to write a 60 second radio spot using the theme:  4-H Grows Confidence.

Enroll in 4H

   Use this link to enroll in 4-H.   Enrollment fee is $5, and can be paid online or brought into our office.  Please call the office if you have any questions. 402-362-5508.

4-H - Fashion -  Fun!

   For information from Megan Burda click the link above.  Articles and any program information that she has will be found there.

Jenny's REESources

   For Information from Jenny Rees click the link above.  Articles and any program information that she has will be found there.


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Nebraska Extension issues recommended practices for emergency holding pond management during wet weather
May 5 – Nebraska Extension and the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality would like to remind producers and landowners to be vigilant in monitoring lagoon and runoff holding pond levels to avoid discharges from these storages. Read more
UNL receives grants to evaluate land conservation stewardship
May 5 – Simanti Banerjee, an assistant professor in the Department of Agricultural Economics at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln has received a four-year $498,641 grant from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to study the effectiveness of conservation auction policies. Read more