4-H empowers youth to reach their full potential working and learning in partnership with caring adults.
4-H is education for life that uses a learn-by-doing approach.

Active in all 93 counties and at 4h.unl.edu

Butler County 4-H

State Fair entry inforamtion and rules for 4-H livestock and contests: https://www.statefair.org/p/getinvolved/4h-ffa


Diamond Clover Recognition Program

The Nebraska 4-H Diamond Clover Program is designed to encourage 4-H youth to engage in a variety of projects and activities that will enable members to acquire the life skills necessary to lead successful lives as competent, caring, and contributing citizens. The program's overall goal is to provide 4-H members a rich and diverse learning experience.

Information on participating in this program can be found at http://4h.unl.edu/diamondcloverprogram .

Youth Quality Care of Animals (YQCA)

All youth participating in livestock projects at Butler County Fair must complete Youth Quality Care of Animals each year. YQCA deadline is June 15 of the current year. Enroll now in YQCA.

Butler County Livestock Deadlines

The following dates are deadlines for identifying animals to be shown at the Butler County Fair, and the Nebraska State Fair. FFA exhibitors must also abide by these deadlines in order to show at the Butler County Fair. All information on the identification papers must be complete and turned in to the Extension Office by these dates.

**Late animal I.D.s at the county level will be accepted. However, entries will be lowered one complete ribbon color placing and will not be eligible for final championship drives.

Yearend 4-H Club Treasurer's Report

All 4-H clubs with bank accounts are required to submit an End of Year Treasurer's Report to the Extension Office by January 31. Contact the Extension Office with questions, 402-367-7410.

Butler County Fair 4-H/FFA Entry 4-H & FFA online entry on June 15. Use the 2020 Butler County Fairbook  to fill in the division name and class numbers, names and descriptions. 4-H Online Entry 4-H Clothing Tags 4-H Shopping in Style Form