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Stay up to date with what's happening with 4-H in Buffalo County.  Information on this page is continually being update.  2019 Buffalo County 4-H Calendar

Buffalo County Fair, July 23-30 (Fair Schedule)


Thank you for your interest in joining 4-H in Buffalo County. 

4-H is open to ALL YOUTH, of ALL ABILITIES ages 5 to 18.  Youth can join 4-H at any time of the year.  However, in order to enter exhibits at the Buffalo County Fair, the deadline is May 1st of each year.  Between May and June 1, there is a $10 late fee.

Know the proper food safety and precuations during power outages and floods.
       Food and Water Safety During Power Outages and Floods

Invasive Plants, June 26, 2019 (PDF, 218 KB)

Tree Planting State, June 12, 2019 (PDF, 228 KB)

Houseplants, June 5, 2019 (PDF, 217 KB)

Disease Prevention, May 29, 2019 (PDF, 218 KB)

Succulent Care, May 22, 2019 (PDF, 218 KB)

Horticulture Therapy, May 16, 2019 (PDF, 280 KB)


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Perdue town hall, pep rally, exhibits highlight N150 celebrations at state fair
Aug 16 – Visitors to the Nebraska State Fair, Aug. 23 through Sept. 2 in Grand Island, will have several opportunities to celebrate the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s 150-year legacy of improving the quality of life for Nebraska and beyond. Read more
Poll offers insight on rural Nebraskans’ views of immigration
Aug 14 – While rural Nebraskans have mixed opinions about the impact of immigration on rural Nebraska, those more likely to have lived alongside recent immigrants have more positive views, according to the 2019 Nebraska Rural Poll. Read more