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Go Nutrition and Physical Activity Self- Assessment for Child Care (NAP SACC) is designed to promote healthy child development by supporting healthy eating and physical activity for the children in your care. Go NAP SACC focuses on 5 main health areas: breastfeeding & infant feeding, child nutrition, infant & child physical activity, outdoor play & learning and screen time. It is designed for providers that care for children from the ages of birth to 5 years old.

For more information or questions, please call 308-236-1235.

Online Professional Development Classes
CHIME - Cultivating Healthy Intentional Mindful Educators - Receive education and guidance on how to incorporate mindfulness and reflective practice into your daily routine, teaching and caregiving.  Online Zoom classes for teachers of infant to pre-K children will meet weekly for 8 weeks. 
Register by April 22 at https://go.unl.edu/254n

We are excited to watch you showcase your hard work during the 2024 Buffalo County Fair!

Please call the Buffalo County Extension Office (308-236-1235) or email, buffalo-county@unl.edu, if you have specific questions.

Items are being updated to 2024 versions.

The following list includes upcoming shows, clinics and activities that may interest the 4-H community. 

Check out our monthly 4-H Newsletter to discover activities and opportunities for youth in Buffalo County. Please contact the Buffalo County Extension at 308-236-1235 to be added to our mailing list. Other ways to keep informed of what is happening in Buffalo County 4-H is by following us on Facebook and Instagram.

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Nebraska Soil and Water Conservation Society to host annual meeting in Scottsbluff

May 15, 2024
The “Engaging Agriculture” articles are written weekly by and for Engagement Zone 1 Nebraska Extension Educators, who cover the 11 counties in the Panhandle.

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Celebrate National Beef Month with good eats: Beef and Tater Tot Casserole

May 15, 2024
In celebration of Beef Month we will have recipes every Wednesday from our specialists.

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2024 Nebraska Soil Health School has successful launch

May 9, 2024
The first installment of a planned 2024 Nebraska Soil Health School series was held on April 24 at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln High Plains Ag Lab in Sidney, Neb. The event addressed the semi-arid Panhandle climate and potential management practices for soil health and had over 60 attendees.

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Building Bridges in Conservation: Nebraska hosts inaugural natural resources workshop

April 15, 2024
Overlooking the iconic Platte River, over 100 natural resource professionals and students met to build and foster new collaborations at the first Natural Resources Conservation Connecting Points Workshop.

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