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Dates: July 13 through July 18

Dear 4-H Members, Families, and Volunteers,

Thank you for being a part of Adams County 4-H. As you ready and prepare for the 2022 4-H Fair, We ask that you are all kind and recognize that we are still needing to be flexible this year. We need to support each other and lift each other up.  We appreciate the support of the Adams County Ag Society, the Hastings Chamber of Commerce and the Adams County 4-H Foundation. We are all working hard and will make it through this, we will persevere, and we will celebrate the achievements of our youth in 2022.

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Helping children to feel safe and giving support when dealing with disasters such as wildfire and droughts in simple ways. Here are some resources to help you.
Nebraska 4-H requires all youth enrolled in livestock projects to complete annual quality assurance certification through Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA). YQCA is a national multi-species quality assurance program focused on three core pillars: food safety, animal well-being, and character development.
Prepare yourself for the Canning Season. Get all your questions answered by joining the free zoom classes presented by Nebraska Extension Educators beginning in April
Hastings Parks and Recreation Department is hosting several presentations by Nebraska Extension Personnel and NE Forest Service about care of Gardens, Lawns, Trees, Landscapes and Plants. Held on Mondays in March and early April of 2022 Pre-registration is required.

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