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Ag Fest 2020 is to educate fourth & fifth grade students on the impact of Nebraska agriculture.  Educational sessions and displays will headline the day's events.

Tuesday, April 21st

Ag Fest Program Agenda

Ag Fest Registration

 2019 State Contest Information

 Saturday, November 23, 2019, 9:00 a.m.

 Adams County Extension Office

 2975 South Baltimore Ave., Hastings, NE

                Contest Competition starts at 9:00 a.m.

                Fashion Show 1:00 p.m.


Entry Deadline:                 October 15, 2019

Narration Deadline:        November 1, 2019


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Tractor Safety Training Required by Law for Teen Farm/Ranch Workers

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Nebraska Women in Agriculture Conference is Feb. 20-21

January 3, 2020
The annual Nebraska Women in Agriculture Conference will celebrate 35 years Feb. 20 and 21 at the Holiday Inn Convention Center in Kearney.

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2020 Master Gardener training

November 7, 2019

Lincoln, Neb. — Nebraska Extension is offering Master Gardener training throughout the state in 2020. The Nebraska EMG program is a horticulture-related volunteer training program based in many counties and has been part of Nebraska Extension since 1976.

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