Career Portfolio is a record of a 4-H member's 4-H career. It includes a listing of a 4-H member's personal growth and leadership experiences related to the knowledge learned, skills gained and community service/volunteer activities experienced through 4-H. The Clay County Extension Office encourages all 4-H'ers to complete a Career Portfolio. The Clay County 4-H Counciil gives several awards to those who complete their books. All portfolios are due October 1, 2017. The Career Portfolio instructions and downloads and be found here.
Nebraska Extension in Clay County
Take the Guess Work Out of Cow/Calf ManagementAn updated online course is designed to benefit cattlemen currently in the beef business or those just getting started.
Grow Nebraska SummitOn November 8th, IANR is hosting a summit to focus on building partnerships to spur growth in Nebraska. This free event will feature fast-paced presentations and interactive sessions that will challenge participants to think globally and acting locally.
4-H Youth Take on Challenge of Wearable TechOn October 4th, Nebraska joins youth from across the county in the challenge of designing wearable fitness trackers as part of the world's largest youth-led science experiment.
High Soybean Yields Need More NitrogenA new study discovered soybean crops in highly productive fields demand more nitrogen than natural sources alone can supply.
Nebraska Extension is Setting a Foundation for the Next GenerationThe Learning Child program provides necessary training for parents and other caring adults so they can provide the best learning for their children.
The Nebraska State Fair will be August 25-Sept 4 in Grand Island, NE.
Complete information and schedules can be found on the state fair website. To locate the registration portion, click on the "get involved" tab then scroll down to the 4-H and FFA listing and from there you can select to print off instructions, watch a video or jump in and make the entries.