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4-H on-line enrollment is now open for 2023! Access 4HOnline 2.0 by visiting the following link: https://v2.4honline.com/#/user/sign-in

4-H Leaders and Council members are required to enroll on-line too!  Google Chrome and Firefox are the recommended web browsers to use when enrolling online. Enrollment fee is $10.00 per 4-H'er and no charge for leaders or adult members. Card payment is required at end of enrollment process.

The following links provide instructions on how to enroll. 

The Confronting Cropping Challenges program will help producers make decisions for the 2023 growing season and they can renew their private pesticide applicator license. The program is offered in five locations across northeast Nebraska in December, including David City. The program will begin at 1 p.m. and conclude at 4 p.m.

Confronting Cropping Challenge link

Pre-registration link

NE Extension-Butler County is taking the National Disaster Preparedness Challenge! See our disaster kits on display at the Hruska Library in David City and pick up an instruction sheet to make your own kit. Additonal emergency preparedness resources are available by clicking the FEMA and NEMA links below.

2022 National Disaster Preparedness Month-Protect Your Legacy

Nebraska Emergency Management Agency

The market value of agricultural land in Nebraska increased by 16% over the prior year to an average of $3360 per acre per acre... read more: 2022 Nebraska Farmland Values and Cash Rental Rates

DICAMBA TRAINING: Dicamba Training will be conducted by the companies, not UNL. Most have an online training option. Some also have live webinars and in-person meetings. Please see each company’s info:

Ag Opportunites November-December Events

Nov. 1: 2022 Cover Crop Grazing Conference, 9 a.m.-2:45 p.m., ENREC near Mead, http://enrec.unl.edu/covercropgrazingconference
Nov. 1: BeefWatch Webinar: Tips for confined feeding success, 8 p.m., https://beef.unl.edu/beefwatch-webinar-series

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Lancaster County 4-H members earn Nebraska 4-H Gives Back Award for addressing local food insecurity

December 1, 2022

Lincoln, Neb. —Nebraska 4-H recently recognized Kamryn Wanser, Kennedy Powell, and Brooklynn Nelsen with a Nebraska 4-H Gives Back Award.

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Nebraska Extension Launches New Strategic Direction

December 1, 2022
Nebraska Extension is rolling out its 2023-2027 strategic direction, captured in three ambitions designated as “The Big 3:”

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Webinar Explores Cooperatives in Food Systems

November 30, 2022
The Nebraska Cooperative Development Center is hosting a winter webinar series focused on cooperative businesses in the food system.

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Extension ag land management, leasing workshop scheduled statewide

November 21, 2022
Nebraska Extension and the Center for Agricultural Profitability at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will host a series of in-person land management workshops covering current cash rental rates and leasing considerations for 2023. They will be held at locations across the state during the winter months.

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