Nebraska Extension in Cherry County
Cherry County 4-H
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Registration Open for Women in Ag ConferenceWomen in the agricultural industry looking to increase their business management skills are encouraged to register for the 2018 Women in Agriculture Conference organized by the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. The annual conference will be held Feb. 22 – 23, 2018, at the Holiday Inn Convention Center, 110 S. 2nd Ave., Kearney, Neb.
Prepping for EmergenciesNebraska Extension and Nebraska 4-H are piloting a youth preparedness and educational outreach program known as MyPI (My Youth Preparedness Initiative) Nebraska now through August 2018.
Required certification trainings for the various State of Nebraska licenses to apply restricted pesticides or to apply chemicals through irrigation systems will be offered at various locations and times in Cherry County. The Private Pesticide trainings (PSEP) will be offered in Valentine at the 4-H Building on Febr. 5 at 1:30 PM CT. Chemigation training will be done that same day at 5:30 PM CT at the 4-H Building.
On April 10 at the Cherry County Extension Office PSEP training will be offered at 10:00 AM CT and Chemigation training at 1:00 PM CT. For more information on these trainings, contact Amy Timmerman at 402-336-2760 or email@example.com.
Is your private pesticide applicator license is expiring April 15, 2018? Recall that this license is necessary to purchase and apply restricted use chemicals on agricultural lands in the state of Nebraska. The Nebraska Department of Agriculture has likely mailed to you a similar letter that includes a recertification form. You must provide the original copy of this form regardless of the recertification option you select. Currently, there are five (5) methods available to you to renew your license. They include:
Nebraska Extension is offering web-based sessions for Early Childhoold Professionals. These are free continuing education hours approved by the Sate of Nebraska for childcare providers. There will be six evening internet sessions. For more information or to register visit http://food.unl.edu/fit-and-healthy-kids.